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Stopwatch

The importance of precision for entrepreneurs

Being precise is vital for scaling up your business and achieving sustainable growth

27 February 2017

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HudsonYardSign

Inside The Boston Consulting Group's state of the art New York Office

This month, The Boston Consulting Group opened its doors to its latest office in the new heart of New York; the up-and-coming Hudson Yards development. Insights was invited to tour the space to find out how the company has pushed the art and science of workplace design

24 February 2017

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RocketMan

Get In Go Far: Government launches new apprenticeship push for SMEs

Small and medium-sized businesses are expected to recruit 202,000 new apprentices over the next 12 months

23 February 2017

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DiverseThinking

We need all great minds, not just the ones that think alike

CMI’s Delivering Diversity research chair says it’s time to scrap outdated selection and recruitment practices

23 February 2017

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RemoteControl

Overwhelmed? How to focus on controlling the controllable

Change is inevitable. Learn to make the most of it by focusing on the things that matter

22 February 2017

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MiddleManager

Eight reasons why you should love your middle managers

Sandwiched between frontline staff and senior executives, middle managers are vital for improving corporate performance. Here are eight reasons why you should love your middle managers

21 February 2017

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TurnOffMobile

3 simple reasons why turning off your phone will make you a better manager

We’re all guilty of being distracted by our mobile phones, but can turning off your mobile phone at work really make you a better manager?

20 February 2017

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