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This is Uber’s next big move - should supermarkets and Amazon worry?

Thu, 21 Aug 2014| By Sophie Hobson

Five-year-old Uber is undoubtedly one of the hottest tech companies around at the moment, with its $18bn valuation, its investment growth rate of 6,000% in five years, its 60-country market, and its high-profile spats with rivals.

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Tube strike on Friday

Wed, 20 Aug 2014| By Harry Cockburn

Londoners, get set for travel mayhem as the weekend approaches as yes, another Tube strike looms in the near distance.

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Live near a Tube station? Add £42,000 to the value of your home

Wed, 20 Aug 2014| By Harry Cockburn

Do Londoners really have a love/hate relationship with the Tube, or is it just love? Despite a propensity to whinge about the subterranean train service, inhabitants of the capital are prepared to cough up serious dosh for a house near the Tube.

Job interview winner

Jobless graduate bags job interviews with inspired stunt

Wed, 20 Aug 2014| By Harry Cockburn

If you’re struggling for work and someone tells you that you need to “be more pro-active”, it’s likely to cause more rage than it is inspiration. But there is some element of truth in the advice (no matter how frustrating it may be to receive it).

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Social unrest puts London among Europe's least "liveable" cities

Wed, 20 Aug 2014| By Harry Cockburn

London may be top of the tree when it comes to the property market, business and tourism, but the capital is among the “least liveable” cities in Europe, according to new research.

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John Mills: This is why London is such a divided city

Wed, 20 Aug 2014

The founder of JML on how to rebalance our economy

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Why tech companies are choosing Hackney over overpriced Clerkenwell and Farringdon

Tue, 19 Aug 2014| By Adam Landau

DeVono Property’s Adam Landau on London’s next tech hotspots

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How reading LondonlovesBusiness.com led to a once-in-a-lifetime sailing adventure

Mon, 18 Aug 2014

Our competition winner on her voyage with the GREAT Clipper

Smartphone kid

Harry Cockburn: Smartphones are conduits for misery. Why can’t we put them down?

Fri, 15 Aug 2014| By Harry Cockburn

Not sure what to do with your life? There’s an app for that

Jonny Goldstone - co-founder of Green Tomato Cars

Jonny Goldstone: Let’s make Britain a world-leader in electric vehicles

Thu, 14 Aug 2014

Why electric vehicles need to be a major priority for our cities

Ivan Retzignac and Andrew Bucher, founders of MedicAnimal.com

How can fast-growing tech start-ups be better supported?

MedicAnimal co-founders Andrew Bucher and Ivan Retzignac on how the UK can produce more fast-growth tech companies

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Graham Schuhmacher MBE: How to stimulate the provision and take-up of apprenticeships

Rolls-Royce head of learning services on why apprenticeships stimulate growth in the economy

Rajeeb Dey, founder, Enternships

Rajeeb Dey: Poor communication between education and industry is creating a skills gap

Enternships.com founder and CEO on how to get more graduates into jobs

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Simon Spinks: How can we encourage more SMEs to export?

Harrison Spinks MD on the best export strategies for SMEs

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Battersea Power Station’s chimneys are coming down. We look at the power station through the ages

By Harry Cockburn

Battersea Power Station is being torn down. The iconic art-deco structure with its four colossal chimneys has dominated the skyline of west London for almost a century, but its reign is coming to an end, albeit temporarily.

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