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Amazon to take on 15,000 new seasonal UK staff for Christmas crunch

Amazon to take on 15,000 new seasonal UK staff for Christmas crunch | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Online retailer to expand with new roles in eight distribution centres and expects to make some temporary roles permanent
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Workforce planning

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Luxury tops list of 'cool' brands

Luxury tops list of 'cool' brands | BSB Business | Scoop.it
A list attempting to chose the "coolest" brands in the UK is dominated by high-value brands - topped off by Apple products.
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Coca-Cola to launch world's first hot fizzy drink - Telegraph

Coca-Cola to launch world's first hot fizzy drink - Telegraph | BSB Business | Scoop.it
The world's first canned hot and fizzy drink is to be launched in Japan by Coca-Cola next month following four years of research.
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Why Is Duncan Bannatyne Angry With His Gym Clientele?

Why Is Duncan Bannatyne Angry With His Gym Clientele? | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Duncan Bannatyne has expressed annoyance at his gym chain's decision to slash membership fees for attracting more "problem" customers.
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I have the same problem at  the Ritz..!

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RSA Animate - Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us

This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink's talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace....
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ACCOUNTING-WORLD: Home » Questions » The Double entry system - Debit and Credit

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For Accounting students

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UKTI Doing business in China- A pot of Gold? Part 1

In this episode: Is China a pot of Gold? and do you need to have an operation there? About the series: This film documentary contains informative accounts of...
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Ford Betting $5 Billion on 'Made In China'

Ford said it will build a $760 million factory in eastern China as part of a plan to double its production capacity there by 2015, marking the motor-vehicle ...
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Charlie Rose - Business in China (03/19/12)

David Novak, CEO of Yum Brands; Zhang Xin,CEO of Soho China and Ian Bremmer, President of the Eurasia Group on business in China www.CharlieRose.com
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BlackBerry may cut 40% of workforce to bring costs under control

BlackBerry may cut 40% of workforce to bring costs under control | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Plans for 5,000 job cuts across organisation reported by Wall Street Journal following decline in handset and tablet sales

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Marist Economics's curator insight, September 22, 2013 3:12 PM

Can you draw the firm's cost and revenue diagram to explain Blackberry's current unsustainable loss making situation?... And what effect the cost reduction programme might have on its loss?

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New operations strategy - Jaguar Land Rover looks into Saudi car production

New operations strategy - Jaguar Land Rover looks into Saudi car production | BSB Business | Scoop.it

Indian-owned car maker is conducting a feasibility study on Middle East car production as it targets new international markets...


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The victims of Bangladesh's garment industry - world - world - FT.com

The victims of Bangladesh's garment industry - world - world - FT.com | BSB Business | Scoop.it
More than five months after the Rana Plaza factory collapse, Bangladesh is struggling to reform its garment industry. The FT's Ben Marino meets some of the victims of the factory accident that killed more than 1,100 people.
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Business ethics

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Samsung forecasts record profits

Samsung forecasts record profits | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest mobile phone and TV maker, forecasts record profits for the July-to-September period.
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Pioneer woman in Sri Lankan business

Pioneer woman in Sri Lankan business | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Nimali Gunawardana is a 25-year-old Sri Lankan proving that young women can succeed in the country's male-dominated business world.
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Aldi posts record profits as 'the alternative to the Big Four' - Telegraph

Aldi posts record profits as 'the alternative to the Big Four' - Telegraph | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Aldi has become a viable alternative to the "big four" supermarkets for a family's weekly shop, the discount retailer's joint managing directors have said after it posted record annual profits.

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Selling cheap and threatening the big four!

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Apple beats Coca-Cola to become world’s most valuable brand for first time

Apple has been crowned the world’s most valuable brand, knocking Coca-Cola off the top spot for the first time since the influential annual measure was created 13 years ago.
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Louis Vuitton Shops for Even Richer Customers

Louis Vuitton Shops for Even Richer Customers | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Just how far up the opulent scale does the high-end retail market go?
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Refining their market segment

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UKTI: Doing business in China - Dealing with Government Part 2

In this episode: How do you deal with government in China? This film documentary contains informative accounts of the experiences of UK companies doing busin...
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John Culver: Starbucks is a gathering place in China

Starbucks is one of the most recognizable western coffee brands with more than 600 stores in China. John Culver, the CEO of Starbucks Coffee China and Asia P...
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Why you'll see a lot more KFC in China

Yum Brands CEO David Novak says KFC and Pizza Hut are just at the beginning of their growth stages in markets like China and Africa
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YUM China and the world

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Cathay Pacific crews threaten 'no-smile' strike - Telegraph

Cathay Pacific crews threaten 'no-smile' strike  - Telegraph | BSB Business | Scoop.it
Cathay Pacific flight crews may stop serving alcohol and smiling at passengers after voting in favour of industrial action during the Christmas holidays over a salary dispute, union bosses said on Tuesday.

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tutor2u's curator insight, December 11, 2012 5:00 PM

This would be an interesting example of industrial action!