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Autumn statement – first reactions

  Karen Plumbley-Jones, Managing Associate (Practice Development Lawyer) and employment expert at Bond Dickinson The Chancellor announced a 4 percent ... View Article

Article by: Jason Spiller | Published: 23 November 2016

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You expect Me to serve You?

As the customer walks into the luxury service environment, be it a first class lounge to rest for an hour pre-flight, or a bank specialising in wealth management, their assumption is that a representative of the company will be available to assist them as and when they require it.

Article by: | Published: 27 October 2016

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Fight tomorrow’s battles with yesterday’s weapons, you lose

Our Brexit negotiations deserve better thinking about the new globalization according to top economist and globalization expert Richard Baldwin. His new book The Great Convergence argues that the 20th century view of trade – goods that were made in one nation and sold in another – is deeply misleading in today’s world.

Article by: | Published: 24 October 2016

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Stop waiting around for success

Waiting - we all hate to do it. Whether it’s sitting at traffic lights waiting for the green light or standing in a kitchen waiting for the kettle to boil, we would much rather be using our time more productively. Unfortunately, these kinds of things are hard to avoid in everyday life, but that doesn’t mean we should accept waiting in the workplace. Here, Stephen Parker, CEO of Parker Software, explores how business automation technology can give businesses the green light.

Article by: | Published: 19 October 2016

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Nine Ways your ‘negotiation personality’ can undermine success

Here are three questions you may have never asked yourself prior to entering into a negotiation, but should: What kind of negotiator am I? What kind of negotiator would I like to be? From Veteran negotiation and contracts expert Eldonna Lewis-Fernandez, author of “Think Like a Negotiator

Article by: | Published: 17 October 2016