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Top 10 UK Business Predictions for 2013

1. There’ll be a bit of an economic recovery. According to the European Commission the UK will be the fastest growing, major European economy in 2013 with a forecast growth rate of 0.9%, compared to a contraction of 0.3% this … Continue reading

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“Do or do not. There is no try.” What CEOs can learn from Apple’s core. Part 2.

Adam Lashinsky, in his excellent book, “Inside Apple” reveals a number of success factors that have created the “ultimate” Tech Company. Part 1 of this blog reflected on how Microsoft’s 1997 investment saved a troubled, niche computer manufacturer from oblivion and … Continue reading

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“Do or do not. There is no try”. What CEOs can learn from Apple’s core. Part 1.

In August 1997 Microsoft, the world’s leading software company at the time, lent a helping hand to a niche, west coast computer manufacturer by investing $150m in its struggling business. That same year Microsoft released Office 97, scooped up WebTV Networks … Continue reading

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