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If time is your enemy, then so is jargon

Niche terminology has its place, but should never be allowed to dominate a conversation, argues a business specialist

26 February 2015

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Zero-hours contracts "prevent European-level unemployment"

Major UK business groups argue that work contracts with no guaranteed hours have been the UK’s saving grace, amid jobs turmoil on the Continent

26 February 2015

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Beat bully

How to beat the bully

The bully is one of the most devastating forces in the workplace. Make sure you have the better of them

26 February 2015

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Brand person

How to make the most your personal brand

Don’t just look in the loft for what needs a clear-out this spring – look in the mirror. Personal branding experts reveal their secrets to a successful spruce-up

26 February 2015

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Jacqueline gold

A dangerous liaison with Jacqueline Gold

The chief executive of the UK's most famous sex retailer, Jacqueline Gold, champions bravery above all other leadership styles. Maybe that's why she's so much fun

26 February 2015

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Sir Paul Judge

How do I fairly evaluate my employees during times of change?

“Times of change pose numerous challenges to a business. How can I evaluate my employees fairly during these difficult periods?”

26 February 2015

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Fear and loathing

Fear and loathing in the workplace

Nick Wragg argues that managers who rely upon office politics to succeed are bound to bully their organisations into the arms of mediocrity

26 February 2015

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How to fall back in love with your job

Lost that loving feeling? Here are some tips for recapturing the joys of your role

25 February 2015

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How to lose staff and demoralise people

Want to create a purposeless, rudderless organisation that destroys staff morale and sends staff turnover skyrocketing? Here’s how!

25 February 2015

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The manager's guide to switching sectors

Nobody said it would be easy. But with a bit of guidance, switching between the public, private and voluntary sectors can equip leaders with a strong personal development plan

25 February 2015

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