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Nick Peters

Shop Floor: Presenteeism, Grit and Employee Value Proposition

Nick Peters
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Shop Floor

Shop Floor: Presenteeism, Grit and Employee Value Proposition
On this week's Shop Floor, in association with the Inspirational Development Group, Nick Peters looks at presenteeism- people who turn up to work but are not fully engaged in their tasks- with Professor Derek Mowbray of the Management Advisory Service. Michelle McQuaid, psychologist and writer, explores the concept of grit and how it can be applied to the workplace; meanwhile Tony Nevin, Director of Employee Benefits at Mazars, discusses how the Employee Value Proposition can be used as a tool to recruit new talent in businesses. Craig Preston, Managing Director at IDG, expresses his opinions on Brexit and looks over the some of the topics that were covered on the programme this month.
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Professor Derek Mowbray, Michelle McQuaid, Tony Nevin, Craig Preston


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Inspirational Development Group
Linda Lewis (1)

Company Casebook: Pockit

Linda Lewis (1)
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Company Casebook

Company Casebook: Pockit
Pockit is a Digital bank alternative for low income, under served bank consumers in the UK. They've already got over 60,000 customers and are processing more than a quarter of a million transactions every month. Linda Lewis meets its founder, Virraj Jatania, who explains how the company works, how it was set up and their company values.
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Virraj Jatania


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Linda Lewis (1)

Company Casebook: EnergyNet

Linda Lewis (1)
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Company Casebook

Company Casebook: EnergyNet
Linda Lewis meets Simon Gosling, Managing Director of Energy Net, a conference company which has been producing events and investment summits for Africa for nearly 20 years. Simon explains his latest initiative, Off the Grid Club, which aims to connect poor areas of Africa to the electricity grid. Linda also meets the supporters and founder members, taking part in the Off the Grid Club, such as the Solar Turtle Company.
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Simon Gosling


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Nick Peters

Marketing Watch: Alitalia's Re-Brand

Nick Peters
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Marketing Watch

Marketing Watch: Alitalia's Re-Brand
Nick Peters speaks to Dilesh Bhimjiani, Co-Founder of Viva, about Alitalia's re-branding strategy- 'Made of Italy'- and why, after years of decline, this is the company's first step towards financial recovery. Nick also looks at the marketing phenomenon of the Smiley with Matt Winton, Marketing Director of the Smiley Company.
Guests:

Dilesh Bhimjiani, Matt Winton


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Young Money: Airbnb and Holiday Letting

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Young Money

Young Money: Airbnb and Holiday Letting
If you're trying to save money on your holiday accommodation, what are the options? And what do you have to think about if you want to use Airbnb? Sarah Pennells speaks to this week's Young Money Champion, Rachel Healy, about how Airbnb works, meanwhile David Weston, of B&B Association, debates whether it would be cheaper to stay in a B&B. Will Coldwell, Journalist at The Guardian and Guardian Travel, also tells Sarah why he's concerned about organisations such as Airbnb.
Guests:

Rachel Healy, David Weston, Will Coldwell


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Sue Dougan

Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine: Episode Ten

Sue Dougan
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Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine

Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine: Episode Ten
On Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine Sue Dougan and digital editor Lisa Harris start the programme with...mussels! They speak to Robin Dunlop about how he started his business and his inspirations behind Mussel Men. Elizabeth Newman, Head of BWS at Sainsbury’s, discusses why rosé wine sales are doing so well. Meanwhile Ross Shonhan, founder of Bone Daddies, talks about his passion behind the ramen dish and Faizan Iqbal, of JAN, gives us a taste of Caspian cuisine.
Guests:

Lisa Harris, Robin Dunlop, Elizabeth Newman, Ross Shonhan, Faizan Iqbal


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Georgie Frost

This Is Money: We've left the EU: What Now?

Georgie Frost
This Is Money: We've left the EU: What Now?
The votes are in, and Britain is to leave the European Union. Don't Panic, though, because if you want to understand what this means for you and your finances, this is the only podcast for you. What is a technical recession? Will this mean less migration to the UK? How much will French strawberries cost next week? The answers start here. The team from Financial Website of the Year This Is Money, Editor Simon Lambert and Consumer Affairs Editor Lee Boyce have been preparing for months the definitive guide to a pre- and post-Brexit economy, and along with Financial Broadcaster of the Year Georgie Frost, they're on the case unpacking the fallout of this, the most historic day in the UK for decades. This Is Money is brought to you in partnership with NS&I
Guests:

Simon Lambert, Lee Boyce


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: “A simply stunning night, nobody saw this coming” – David Helliwell reacts from the north

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: “A simply stunning night, nobody saw this coming” – David Helliwell reacts from the north
David Helliwell, Group Editorial Director at Cumbrian Newspapers Group, that launched the new daily newspaper '24’ to cover the north of England and south west Scotland, joined Share Radio Morning Money to offer a perspective from the north on the EU referendum result.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, David Helliwell


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Georgie Frost

Martyn James on the News Review – 23/06/16

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Martyn James on the News Review – 23/06/16
Martyn James, a financial ombudsman joins Georgie Frost in the studio today to discuss the biggest finance stories of the last 24 hours. On the agenda today, Tesco has reported a second successive quarter of underlying sales growth for the first time in more than five years, Unilever, the owner of brands like Dove and Lynx, says it'll drop all alleged sexist stereotypes from its advertising, housewives not entitled to a single penny of the new 'flat rate' state pension, plus much more. Consuming Issues goes out every week day from 9 to 12 on Share Radio.
Guest:

Martyn James


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Why are young women not taking up career’s in engineering?

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Why are young women not taking up career’s in engineering?
The Women’s Engineering Society is celebrating National Women in Engineering Day. The UK has less than 10% of female engineering professionals, the lowest percentage in Europe. James Brydges has been hearing from Anusha Shah, Technical Director at the US based technical professional services firm, Jacobs, to find out why young women have not been keen to go for a career in the industry.
Guests:

James Brydges, Anusha Shah


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