Insights

Elitist Britain

Diversity at the top is further away than we think, says report

New government research finds elitism is so deeply embedded in society, it could even be described as ”social engineering”

28 August 2014

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First minister

Did "underdog" status hand Salmond his great leap forward?

Scotland’s first minister was bound to win this week’s second televised debate from the outset, writes our political columnist

28 August 2014

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E cigarette

What does WHO advice mean for e-cigarettes at work?

Global health watchdog calls for legislation to limit workplace “vaping” – but campaign group ASH thinks e-smoking is a safer alternative to tobacco

28 August 2014

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No thanks

Scores of Scottish bosses take aim at Yes vote's business case

More than 100 senior leaders representing 130 firms pen open letter questioning whether Independence is the right fit for Scotland’s private sector

27 August 2014

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salmond darling

Salmond "wins" final televised Scottish Independence debate

Poll suggests Scotland’s first minister trounced Better Together chief Alistair Darling in their heated last head-to-head before the Independence vote

26 August 2014

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fame or shame

How Greggs baked up a masterclass in social media crisis management

Unexpected parody blitz fails to ruffle food chain’s web team, which weighed in with a well-judged and good-natured response to Twitter trolls

22 August 2014

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Self employed rise

People are being their own bosses at highest rate for 40 years

Self-employment accounts for largest proportion of post-2008 UK jobs rise – but is it a sound alternative to working for an organisation?

22 August 2014

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Summer-2014

Summer 2014

  • MEET THE CHAIRMAN
  • Psyched to lead
  • The juvenocrats
  • Heaven and hell
Spring-2014

Spring 2014

  • INDIE KID
  • Super snoopers
  • Asian takeaway
  • Woman's world
Winter-2013

Winter 2013

  • SILVER BULLET
  • You're a liar
  • The death of thinking
  • Energy crash
Autumn-2013

Autumn 2013

  • THE SNOWBALL EFFECT
  • Room at the top
  • Glad to be unhappy
  • Future leader
Summer-2013

Summer 2013

  • THE KEY CODE
  • The trouble with X
  • Breaking your business
  • Is your boss a psycho?
Spring-2013

Spring 2013

  • LORD ABOVE
  • How to switch sides
  • Fight the good fight
  • Get over the Bric wall
February-March-2013

February/March 2013

  • CAREER WOMAN
  • Enter the moral maze
  • To flirt or not to flirt?
  • Who shares wins
Winter-2012

Winter 2012

  • BLUE COLLAR BOSS
  • Points mean prizes
  • Geek speak
  • Meet the winners