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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 6

In the week 6 of The Apprentice, the teams were given 10 items to sell.  They were required to do research, identify the gems and then sell.  As ever there were a few red herrings. This week Sir Alan chose two of the more vocal and potentially more confident candiadates to lead the teams.  Philip […]

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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 5

Last night was week 5 of The Apprentice in the UK.  The task to create a brand identity for a new breakfast cereal. Ignite were led by Marketing Consultant Kimberly with Empire being led by License Development Manager Kate. Your immediate thought would be the team that won would be the team led by the […]

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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 4

In week 4 of The Apprentice, the teams were tasked with developing, producing and selling two natural beauty products. The teams were mixed up again, with Noorul leading what turned out to be the winning team and Paula leading the losing team.  The big learning point from this week was that it is often the […]

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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 3

So we reached week 3 of The Apprentice here in the UK last night.  The task was to design a new piece of gym equipment that could be retailed under £30.  It was quite a challenge for both teams to come up with something different from what was already out in the market. The piece […]

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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 2

In the second week of The Apprentice, the teams were tasked with providing a catering service aimed at people in the City of London. Unlike the first week, there were two obvious people to lead the teams.  Both had direct experience in the catering industry. As always there were plenty of learning points.  So what […]

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The Apprentice: Series 5: Week 1

In the first week of series 5 of The Apprentice in the UK, we were introduced to the teams.  As usual, many candidates made bold claims about what they could and would do. The first week task was to set up a cleaning service.  We saw the teams go through the initial forming stage, pitch […]

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