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Business and Leadership Lessons From The Apprentice Week 10

So we were down to the last six in The Apprentice UK last night. The teams were tasked with buying stock, selling it, noticing what was selling, re-investing in what was proving popular and making as much as they could. Melody was team leader on one team and Natasha on the other team. Natasha’s team […]

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Business and Leadership Lessons From The Apprentice Week 9

Week 9 of The Apprentice UK last night and the teams were tasked with producing, packaging and marketing a new biscuit to 3 of the largest UK supermarkets. Zoe took the project manager on one team and Helen on the other.  Both had relevant experience so that seemed like a wise choice. It was a […]

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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 2011: Episode 6

In week six of The Apprentice UK 2011, the teams were given the challenge of making money from other people’s rubbish.  It was a tough task but despite this both teams turned in a profit and there was only a few pounds between the winning and losing team. So what can we learn about business […]

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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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Business and Leadership Lessons From The Apprentice 2011: Episode 4

It was week 4 of The Apprentice here in the UK. The task this week was to source and sell beauty products. Unlike last week there was a clear winner. And as always there were lessons to be learned too. Be Passionate About A Product You Want To Sell Both teams wanted to offer the […]

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The Apprentice UK: Semi-Final

After 10 weeks of seeing the candidates in action in team situations, we got to see much more of them as individuals at the interview stage. For me this is one of the most enjoyable parts of the the series. As always the interviewers gave the candidates a real grilling which is exactly what you […]

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