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Business and Leadership Lessons From The Apprentice Episode 8

Week 8 of The Apprentice UK and the teams were sent off to Paris to sell British goods to the French. Tom and Susan were the Project Managers this week and Susan led her team to a resounding victory. Once again we had plenty of nuggetts of learning. Taking All The Glory Is Fine Short […]

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Business and Leadership Lessons from The Apprentice UK 2011: Week 5

Last night was week 5 of The Apprentice UK 2011.  The teams were set the task of developing and marketing a new pet food.  As always there were business and leadership lessons to be learned.  Here are my favourites from this week. You Cannot Prepare Enough For A Presentation One of the team members Leon […]

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4 Business Lessons from Dragons’ Den

Last night on Dragons’ Den we saw a range of quite diverse pitches from businesses seeking investment.  So what were the key business lessons from week 2 of the 2009 series? Lesson 1: Make sure you provide all the vital information The revelation of the market size by the company that was seeking investment for their […]

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Presentation Lessons From Dragons’ Den

In the Den businesses are seeking investment in their product or service.  So what were the key presentation lessons from the first week of the 2009 series? Make sure that you demonstrate your track record when presenting Don’t take big risks when making a pitch.  Focus on presenting professionally and in a business like way […]

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