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Silicon Valley

Behind-the-scenes at Facebook and Google X: Lessons in management

Devika Wood, founder and director of Vida, went behind-the-scenes at Facebook and Google X to learn their management lessons

15 June 2018

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Fifa World Cup

Four critical business lessons from World Cup 2018 football managers

These World Cup football managers have a distinctive management style – here’s what we can learn

14 June 2018

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Apprenticeship levy

The open letter from business leaders that you need to read right now

Senior business leaders back an open letter drafted by Government that shows strong support for the Apprenticeship Levy

12 June 2018

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pay cut

"I earn six figures – but here's why the pay slump for senior managers matters"

As new research reveals exec-level pay is falling in real terms, one surprisingly well-paid manager shares her anguish

12 June 2018

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salary survey

Shock to the system: the pay of UK senior managers drops in real terms as bonuses are slashed

The Managers and Professionals Salary Survey shows pay is down against inflation, while bonuses fall 16%

12 June 2018

Job description

Job descriptions written by robots, and two other quick wins that attract both genders to a role

This is how Coventry Building Society used robots to produce job adverts that appeal to both genders

11 June 2018

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MBA

The case against an MBA - debunked

Those who downplay the merits of an MBA often assume that you must undertake an on-campus course and prepare to put your life on hold. What about the online alternative?

08 June 2018

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