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Georgie Frost

Share’s Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher, on The News Review 21/12/16

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Share’s Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher, on The News Review 21/12/16
Georgie Frost is joined in the studio by Share's very own Senior analyst Ed Bowsher. Today on the agenda, they discuss the danger of drones and pensions. Plus Supermarkets are selling out of ready-prepared Christmas dinner in a box. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Ed Bowsher


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Georgie Frost

Finance and consumer rights expert Martyn James on The News Review 20/12/16

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Finance and consumer rights expert Martyn James on The News Review 20/12/16
Georgie Frost is joined in the studio by finance and consumer rights expert Martyn James. Today on the agenda, they discuss the British Airways and Weetabix strikes. Plus our UK foodbanks filling up this season. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Martyn James


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Georgie Frost

Confectionary business owner Lavinia Davolio explains her career change from investment banking to selling sweets

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Confectionary business owner Lavinia Davolio explains her career change from investment banking to selling sweets
Have you ever fantasised about leaving your job and starting your own business? Well that's exactly what one investment banker did after being made redundant in 2013. She didn't head back to the city but decided to do something completely different! Lavinia Davolio set up a sweet business--Lavolio Boutique Confectionery and has gone on to supply Fortnum and Mason, Ocado and Amazon and joined Georgie Frost in the studio.
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Lavinia Davolio


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Georgie Frost

Money Fight Club: Squaring up to charities

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Money Fight Club: Squaring up to charities
More feisty fisticuffs from Money Fight Club with financial heavyweight Lindsay Cook; this week estate agency fees are in the firing line along with charities that hound us after making a donation, and if we should boycott the companies that are shrinking the Christmas sweet contents yet not reducing the price.
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Lindsay Cook


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Georgie Frost

UK Think-tank Future Advocacy’s founder Olly Buston discusses the possibility of robots replacing humans in the workplace

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

UK Think-tank Future Advocacy’s founder Olly Buston discusses the possibility of robots replacing humans in the workplace
We've certainly seen plenty of stories about new developments in robotics and AI across different industries. Science fiction is filled with examples of highly advanced robots replacing humans and taking over the world but could they be starting with your job? According to one study about 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of automation over the next 20 years. Our reporter Tom Hill spoke to UK Think-tank Future Advocacy’s founder Olly Buston to investigate what the future holds for the job market in this robotic age.
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Olly Buston


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Georgie Frost

Chris Hall from Pocket Lint reveals the latest tech

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Chris Hall from Pocket Lint reveals the latest tech
From virtual reality to drones this year has certainly seen a range of futuristic new products on the market. All this means there's ever more to choose from when trying to find the perfect present for any gadget obsessed friends and relatives. Talking to Georgie Frost through the best of this year’s consumer tech is Chris Hall, editor at Pocket Lint, the Tech review website.
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Chris Hall


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Georgie Frost

Andy Webb looks back at the money heroes and villains of 2016

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Andy Webb looks back at the money heroes and villains of 2016
As 2016 is almost over, it is time to look back over the year. Georgie Frost checked in with Mr Moneyblogger himself, Andy Webb from the Moneyblogger community to find out about the money highlights, including the money heroes and villains from 2016.
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Andy Webb


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Sarah Lowther

Are we entering a new era of strike action as we move into 2017?

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

Are we entering a new era of strike action as we move into 2017?
There is widespread concern after British Airways and the Post Office joined Southern Rail in striking over the Christmas period. According to the latest figures by the Office for National Statistics, 281,000 days were lost to strike action up until the end of October 2016, which is over 100,000 more days than the same time last year. Share Radio’s Matt Cox investigated this new era of strike action with industrial action expert Professor Chris Rowley, Visiting Fellow at Kellogg College, University of Oxford, and Professor Emeritus at Cass Business School.
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Matt Cox, Professor Chris Rowley


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Sue Dougan

Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk on The News Review 19/12/16

Sue Dougan
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Share Radio Morning

Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk on The News Review 19/12/16
Sue Dougan is joined on the line with Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk. Today on the agenda, they discussed potential Christmas electricity blackouts, a 51% alcohol tax and have you finished your Christmas shopping if you're under 40? A poll says three quarters haven't. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Hannah Maundrell


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Sue Dougan

James Innes, author and founder of the CV centre discusses how to switch careers

Sue Dougan
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Share Radio Morning

James Innes, author and founder of the CV centre discusses how to switch careers
In the careers clinic, we discuss how it's not always easy to find a new job, but changing your career is even more challenging. For many burned-out or multi-talented folks who are sitting on skills they're not getting a chance to use, changing fields is the only way to keep from losing their marbles. To discuss this further, Sue joined by James Innes, founder of the CV centre and author of five best-selling careers books.
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James Innes


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