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Five small changes to have a big influence

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Sometimes the smallest changes can have the biggest influence, as a new book co-authored by Business Life's Persuasion columnist, Steve Martin, demonstrates. Here we present five examples, and offer you the chance to test your own powers of persuasion...

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Val d'Europe, France: the town that Disney built

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

When you think of Disney theme parks, roller coasters and cuddly characters come to mind. But, as Christian Sylt reports, the business model at the company's outpost in Paris is also based on a far more mundane revenue stream: property.

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Money: why cash is down but not out

Monday, September 8, 2014

It may have been in decline for a while, but the death of cash has been greatly exaggerated, says Neasa MacErlean

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Five small ways to make a big change in your company

Friday, September 5, 2014

Sometimes the smallest changes can have the biggest influence, as a new book co-authored by Business Life's Persuasion columnist, Steve Martin, demonstrates

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Switching off: the importance of the digital detox

Friday, August 8, 2014

"We should invite technology to help us when we want it, rather than indulge it like a whining child pulling at our trouser legs," says creativity expert Chris Baréz-Brown. In this extract from his new book, he explains why smartphones are not always good for us

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Personal finance: private school fees

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Private school fee hikes are slowing down, says Neasa MacErlean. These days, it's all about added value

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Brits doing business in the USA

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

As more and more UK business ventures expand across the Atlantic to America, a few culture clashes and lessons in a new kind of business are inevitable. Ian Sanders talks to five Brits who have gone stateside

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