Business Works

The importance of employee health and happiness

by Sam Walsh, General Manager, Direct365, jobs management health
Employee health and happiness is very important. It can mean the difference between failure and success for your business
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Play to win - building a famous brand

by Linzi Boyd, brand expert and author

It's getting easier for an entrepreneur to build a famous brand if you have all your tools in place
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Happiness and productivity

by Jessica Pryce-Jones, Joint CEO, iOpener Institute

Once organizations understand their performance within the various areas of happiness at work, they can see where they are falling behind and boost levels of productivity
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The secrets of successful change management

by Stephen Archer, Director, Spring Partnerships

How leaders can drive change and make it stick - including a clear vision, buy-in, communications and coaching
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The business implications of Intellectual Property

by Luke Burton, Manager, Business and IP Centre, Newcastle

Intellectual Property is an issue that can affect businesses of all shapes and sizes and is as much about protecting ideas and creations as it is about patenting formulas and designs
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What makes a successful business person?

by Michael O'Connell, owner, Jolly Wodgers, leadership business
Anyone can set up a business, but to be successful you need to be tolerant, ready to work night and day, make huge personal sacrifices, have a good business plan and deliver it
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Managing sustained innovation for a smarter planet

by Dr Bernard Meyerson, IBM Fellow and VP Innovation

Extraordinary outcomes can be achieved when the right people, infrastructure and motivation come together - sustained innovation is becoming more significant
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What is the real purpose of a company?

by Dr Graham Wylie, CEO, The Medical Research Network

The role of the company - a vehicle to provide forms of specialisation in society that generates positive value to drive social improvements in quality-of-life
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Is banker bashing fair and justified?

by Sir Thomas Harris, Vice Chairman, Standard Chartered Bank

Seismic global economic shifts, unprecedented and depressing volatility in the markets, major concerns about the banking industry itself and a tsunami of new regulations have combined to make for a very difficult ride
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Stop wasting valuable talent

by Sharon Glancy, MD, People 1st

There has been a lot of talk about the representation of women on boards, but equally important is the loss of skills, experience and knowledge that happens after career breaks
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