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The rise of the video games industry

Wed, November 19, 2014

In his new book, 'The Innovators', Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson chronicles the history of the digital revolution. In this exclusive extract, he tells the colourful tale of the birth of video games in the 1960s

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10 Tips

10 tips on maximising profits

Thu, November 6, 2014

A healthy profit is the lifeblood of any business, says Ian Baxter, owner and chairman of Baxter Freight. Here he offers ten handy steps for boosting your bottom line

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Books

Four great business books

Wed, October 8, 2014

Why it pays to embrace randomness, plus delightfully digestible stats, the secrets of the Honda success story and an exposé of banking malpractice, all in the Business Life book review

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Trends

Online reviews: why timing is everything

Wed, August 27, 2014

Research shows that we all take online reviews seriously. What's less well known is that it isn't so much what you say as when you say it, says Steve Martin

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Economics

Haggling in the UK

Fri, November 21, 2014

Why pay full price when you can haggle? Neasa MacErlean says that if you don't ask, you don't get

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Bizwords

Wackaging

Fri, September 26, 2014

Derek Harbinson is a man who knows about apps. This month, he's enjoying personal live streaming...

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Business lessons from history

Business lessons from history: The great crash of '29

Thu, September 25, 2014

Derek Harbinson on what the great crash of '29 can teach us about herd mentality, jazz and rebuilding ant hills

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Prototypes

Watch this space

Thu, November 1, 2012

New products commissioned by Business Life - watch this space...

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