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Big winners

Six biggest winners of the election campaign from outside politics

With less than a week to go before polling day, we take a look at the people and things that have benefitted most from the 2015 dose of election fever

01 May 2015

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FB engagement

Five things we learned from our employee engagement and technology webinar

Bosses still can’t decide whether the digital advance makes employee engagement easier or harder to achieve

01 May 2015

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Costa coffee

Have we reached "peak coffee"? Eight stirring facts and stats

Costa’s stellar UK figures this week showed strong growth and even stronger forecasts. Has Britain’s appetite for coffee become insatiable?

30 April 2015

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Njohnston

How to get the most out of interim managers

A leading headhunter explains why executive “guns for hire” are in hot demand – and outlines how they should be managed

30 April 2015

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Shaun jardine

My hero: James Jardine, by Shaun Jardine

An inspirational stepfather remains an example to a boss at one of the UK's leading solicitors firms

29 April 2015

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Passion bosses

How do I come across as more "passionate"?

As David Cameron gets “pumped up” about the final stretch of the election campaign, Insights explores how top bosses sustain their drive and motivation

29 April 2015

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Abercrombie

Why Abercrombie scrapped its "hot staff" policy

A hiring policy at Abercrombie & Fitch that deliberately played up the “hot” qualities of sales staff has been condemned as patronising by the firm’s own management. We highlight five diversity essentials that bosses must observe

28 April 2015

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Anti corruption

How to ensure that corruption doesn't thrive in your organisation

A lack of anti-corruption measures in defence firms has emerged from new research by Transparency International. Our best-practice tips will help you to keep ethical lapses at bay

27 April 2015

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RogueEmployeeInsights

Five telltale signs you've got a rogue employee

“Flash crash” trader Navinder Singh Sarao made millions for himself and knocked $500bn off the US markets. How can you tell if you’ve got a rogue employee in your midst?

24 April 2015

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MillennialsInsights

Six unwritten rules for motivating millennials

They operate to a new set of workplace rules, so why would you even think of using old-school leadership styles and management techniques when trying to motivate millennials?

23 April 2015

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