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Student Of The Year Awards 2015

MUST WATCH: Student of the Year Awards winners pick up their trophies in glittering ceremony Video

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 1:00 pm| By Harry Cockburn

Casis Media’s first annual Student of the Year Awards was a major success

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PPI deadline looming: The scandal in figures

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 12:00 pm| By Harry Cockburn

The eye-watering amount of money mis-sold insurance has cost

Mike Lynch Autonomy boss

Autonomy founder Mike Lynch counter-sues HP for $150m

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 11:44 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Autonomy founder Mike Lynch has counter-sued computer goliath Hewlett-Packard for over $150m (£99m).

Farage laughing

Is Nigel Farage about to quit UKIP (again)?

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 11:04 am| By Robyn Vinter

According to one party donor, he could be

Female executive businesswoman

Here’s all the proof you need that female executives make your business more profitable

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 9:57 am| By Robyn Vinter

Companies with women at the top make more money

Zac Goldsmith

Zac Goldsmith confirmed as Tory mayoral candidate. He tells us his No. 1 priority for Londoners

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 9:50 am| By Harry Cockburn

Exclusive interview – “I’m a campaigner, I like to get things done”

Office Party Christmas

How to plan the perfect office Christmas party

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 9:27 am

Planning an office Christmas party is an exciting opportunity to demonstrate to colleagues and clients that you know what’s what, according to Ofer Yatziv

Puzzle staff workers illustration

The “productivity puzzle” is finally over

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 9:16 am| By Robyn Vinter

We’ll probably look back on it as a blip

Lord Sugar

Lord Sugar's Labour loathing: "We should all move to China if Corbyn becomes PM"

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 1:23 pm| By LLB Reporter

Former Labour supporter Lord Sugar has hit out at Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s policies.

Google the All seeing eye

An Indian guy actually managed to buy Google.com for $12

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 12:44 pm| By Robyn Vinter

And he has the screenshots to prove it

Happy graduate jumping for joy university

Here are the UK’s top 10 universities

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 12:27 pm| By Robyn Vinter

It’s the usual suspects – but which have risen and which have fallen?

Property house flat keys buy rent

We’re all part of London’s big divide. Which side are you on?

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 12:08 pm| By Robyn Vinter

Every Londoner falls into one of two categories

Peeple app

Care to have people review you? There's an app for that

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 10:58 am| By Robyn Vinter

It’s like TripAdvisor for people

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Minimum wage to rise from today: But how does Britain compare globally?

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 10:46 am| By Harry Cockburn

Pay rise for one million workers from today as minimum wage rises… slightly

Saving the economy

How can Britain produce more game-changing media businesses?

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 8:59 am| By Charlotte Rumsey

London’s media barons debate

GET SET & GET SMART - 5 powerful tools you need for business

GET SET & GET SMART - 5 powerful tools you need for business

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:31 am| By Charlotte Rumsey

Here are the technologies you need to make your business smarter

Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden joins Twitter. Here’s his witty first tweet

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:06 am| By Robyn Vinter

He’s one of the most famous whistleblowers in history and now he’s on Twitter

Mark Carney

Fossil fuel investors will lose money and wreck the market, Mark Carney warns

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:41 am| By Robyn Vinter

Carbon emitting companies need to make some big changes now to avoid destabilising the market, he said

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No job titles, as much holiday as staff like - meet Jenny Biggam of media agency the7stars

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:17 am| By Harry Cockburn

The co-founder of the7stars on growth and keeping work fun


Sainsbury's annual profit to beat forecasts despite reporting SEVENTH consecutive quarter of falling sales

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:00 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Sainsbury’s is making “good process”, says CEO Mike Coupe

under the stairs house

Would you pay £500 per month to sleep on the floor of this cupboard in Clapham? No, of course you wouldn’t

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 9:39 am| By Robyn Vinter

Pay to live out your Harry Potter fantasy! (We mean the horrible emotional abuse at the start before he finds out he’s a wizard.)

London Underground rent map

This map shows how much it costs to rent a flat near each Tube station

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 9:38 am| By Robyn Vinter

The difference between the highest and lowest is stark

Property for sale in the UK

Property hotspots: Where to buy property in Britain

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 9:09 am |Updated: Wed, 30 Sep 2015 12:05 pm| By Robyn Vinter

These are the places that are on the rise

Glencore bulldozers in the Prodeco coal mine in Colombia

Is Glencore facing a “Lehman moment”?

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:46 am| By Harry Cockburn

Mining firm Glencore faces huge debt problems as commodity prices fall

Tour de France London 2014 cropped

Robbed: London wins 2017 Tour de France bid, only for TfL to withdraw bid at 11th hour

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:23 am| By Harry Cockburn

London beat Manchester and Edinburgh, but withdrew at last minute. Race now set to begin in Germany

Open for business

How much money do you REALLY need to start a business? Research shows it’s not much at all

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:10 am| By Robyn Vinter

It doesn’t take thousands to get your start-up underway

Eastenders logo

Are the EastEnders cast on zero-hours contracts? We investigate

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:00 am| By Robyn Vinter

Do the actors who play Kathy Beale and Max Branning get paid when they’re not on screen?

Stirling Shard

The Shard just got another tenant and is now close to 70% let

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 9:34 am| By LLB Reporter

The Shard just got another big tenant - recruitment firm Robert Half UK and its business consultancy subsidiary Protiviti.

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Cameron dancing hands

Has Cameron actually denied Pig Gate?

Mon, 28 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Or is this a clever political game? We investigate

Student dig for £21,000

London student digs to rent for £21,000 a month

Mon, 28 Sep 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Who in their right mind would pay £21,000 a month for a renting a flat in Mayfair?

Union Jack sunglasses - Made in Britain

These are the top 20 coolest brands in Britain

Mon, 28 Sep 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

The coolest brand in Britain is *drumroll please* Apple.

A campaigners hold green budget boxes outside HM Treasury as campaigners for the 'Robin Hood Tax' delivered a letter to the Chancellor calling on him to kick-start international agreement for a new tax on financial transactions

What is the controversial Robin Hood tax and how would it affect you?

Mon, 28 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell is leading the debate

Student Of The Year Awards 2015

Student of the Year Awards: Here are the UK’s 12 best and brightest teenagers

Fri, 25 Sep 2015

The winners of the Student of the Year awards have been revealed

VW badge smoke

UK government knew of VW fraud almost a year ago and failed to investigate

Fri, 25 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

According to the government’s own figures, nitrogen oxide has since contributed to over 20,000 deaths

iPhone 6s

iPhone 6s: is it really any different?  

Fri, 25 Sep 2015

The new iPhone is out. Or at least the new version of the iPhone is out, which is the iPhone 6s, operating on IOS 9. Here’s a little of what to expect…

Power Station North Yorkshire

Government’s energy policy in spotlight as Drax pulls out of £1bn carbon capture plan

Fri, 25 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Cuts to green subsidies leave investors reeling

Channel 4 documents

Is Channel 4 about to be privatised? We look at the evidence

Fri, 25 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

A photographer caught a snap of a secret document

Unhappy woman

Young people have “stifling” levels of debt

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Citizens Advice warns youngsters are struggling

Exhaust fumes car diesel

VW used the same fraudulent emissions tech in Europe as in US, company admits

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Germany’s transport minister says other manufacturers will also be checked

BMW badge

BMW embroiled in diesel scandal after SUV breaches EU emissions limit by 11 times

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Shares plunge 10% as Germany’s crisis worsens

Tube trains at North Acton

New TfL boss: Here’s who’s taking over from Sir Peter Hendy

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

TfL confirms new transport commissioner

Two Phones Man

Mobile phone bills set to soar as Ofcom triples charges on British airwaves

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Price hikes expected as UK spectrum charges set to be passed on to operators

Spotify man music headphones

Here’s how much you REALLY earn from writing a global smash hit song… it’s not very muchVideo

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Spotify streaming isn’t exactly a lucrative business for artists

Tube strike people in tube

Some mathematicians want to slow down London’s Tube network. Here’s why

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

As if it’s not hard enough to get to work

Cycle Superhighway junction Cambridge Heath

Think Cycle Superhighways will cause chaos? Think again...

Thu, 24 Sep 2015| By Nick Brown

Cycle Superhighways could be key to avoiding transport turmoil. Nick Brown, MD of havebike, explains

Martin Winterkorn VW

VW scandal: CEO Martin Winterkorn resigns

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

German government embroiled in scandal after admitting it was aware of “defeat” devices

Ross Williams

The love business: How Ross Williams set up a £43.2m dating network

Wed, 23 Sep 2015

The founder and CEO of Venntro Media Group on scaling his business

Pills tablets medicine pharma

7 things you need to know about the “most hated man in America” - 32-year old millionaire Martin Shkreli

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

He’s young, he’s rich and he’s despised inside and outside the business community


The #VWslogans hashtag is ripping into Volkswagen and it’s hilarious

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

The scandal-hit car maker becomes the latest hashtag victim

VW logo on car

Stricken Volkswagen sees shares tumble for third day

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

How long can chief executive Martin Winterkorn hold on?


If you’ve bought YouTube ads, you’ve probably paid for robots to view them instead of real people

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Researchers have spotted a problem with Google’s robot detecting

Canary wharf river bend

Multi-billion-pound hedge fund founder backs Corbyn’s “people’s QE”

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Bankers and hedge funds “owe a debt” to previous QE programme, says Paul Marshall

Business people happy celebrate workers

The friendliest workplaces in the UK have been unveiled – which is number one?

Wed, 23 Sep 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Do you work in the friendliest workplace in the UK?

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