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Stig cannon

How the tank backfired: six steps to Clarkson's downfall

We look at how and why BBC boss Tony Hall chose to put the reputation and integrity of his corporation over the popularity of its leading act

26 March 2015

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Lame duck

Cameron: lame duck, or just putting on the limp?

You could be forgiven for thinking that the PM's admission that he wouldn't serve a third term was a ploy to keep the pre-election spotlight on his party…

25 March 2015

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Jules goddard

This much I know: Dr Jules Goddard, London Business School

CMI Management Article of the Year finalist tells us why he turned down a chance to run a family business, how he narrowly missed The Beatles and why managers must leave their comfort zones

25 March 2015

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CEO challenge

Bosses rank boosting human capital as top priority for 2015

CEOs are turning away from calculating the risks of world crises and getting back to management basics by boosting their employee development schemes

25 March 2015

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Dyke football

FA kicks off ambitious talent management reforms

Governing body of UK football wants more home-grown players to get first-team slots – and plans phased introduction of quotas

24 March 2015

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Halfords

Halfords in "left-field" swoop on McDonald's UK boss

Bike and car accessories chain lures Jill McDonald to replace Tesco-bound Matt Davies

24 March 2015

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Downing lantern

CBI sets out "First 100 Days" plan for next government

Business group urges party leaders to push ahead with decisions on spending, housing and EU to avoid post-General Election dithering

23 March 2015

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Driving seat

Female leadership better for business, study shows

As female-owned startups thrive, consultancy recommends steps for boosting women’s leadership opportunities in corporations

23 March 2015

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Lego gender

Lego brand chief demolished over gender gaffe

Marketing manager forced into apology over “sexist” feature in latest issue of Lego Magazine

19 March 2015

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Budget case

Osborne's shrewd tax tactic to inherit political support

The Chancellor’s bid to net backing from home owners through inheritance tax cuts is a cunning and well-considered strategy, says our political columnist

18 March 2015

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