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  • Business strategy: make or break

    A seasoned journalist and former BBC business broadcaster, Declan Curry has interviewed the leaders of many of the UK’s biggest companies, and Britain’s most exciting entrepreneurs. Here he shares his...
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    Going for gold: planning for success in Glasgow 2014

    The 2014 Commonwealth Games were a triumph of planning – with key deliverables landing on time and within budget. Louise Martin CBE, Vice Chair of the Glasgow Organising Committee, shares her...
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    Strategy and implementation: does your business bridge the gap?

    Effective strategies need a strong blend of development and implementation. Mike West, Tutor in Strategy & Marketing for the Institute of Directors, looks at the need for a well-rounded approach –...
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    Skills investment: the business case

    The way we work is changing. Companies are investing in new technologies and processes. But, asks Jeremy Anderson, a Commissioner for the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES), are we...
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    Find your future

    Is your business ready for what’s to come? Trendspotter and futurologist Magnus Lindkvist explores how we can all be better prepared for what the future may hold – and even play a part in shaping it.
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