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Marc Shoffman

Questions of Faith: Tax Avoidance

Marc Shoffman
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Questions Of Faith

Questions of Faith: Tax Avoidance
Marc Shoffman focuses on the ongoing issue of tax avoidance after it was revealed that the Church of England is investing in Google. The 2015 annual report from the Church Commissioners, which is the investment arm of the Church of England, revealed Alphabet Inc, parent company of the search engine, was among its top 20 holdings. Edward Mason, Head of Responsible Investment for the Church Commissioners, Toby Quantrill, Principal Adviser for Economic Justice at Christian Aid, and Mark Harper, Adviser for Trinity Wealth Management, join Marc to discuss this issue.
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Edward Mason, Toby Quantrill, Mark Harper


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Nick Peters

Shop Floor: School of Hard Knocks, Inclusive Leadership and HR

Nick Peters
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Shop Floor

Shop Floor: School of Hard Knocks, Inclusive Leadership and HR
On this week's Shop Floor, in partnership with the Inspirational Development Group, Ken Cowen, founder of the charity The School of Hard Knocks, explains how young men and women who have been neglected by society are given a chance to regain esteem and drive, to help them get a job. Nick Peters discusses the importance of Inclusive Leadership, a new Inspirational Development Group workshop, with Senior IDG Consultant, Johanne Malin. Paul Harris, Co-Founder of Bright HR, explains why many HR policies are not beneficial to employees; and Katie Jacobs, Editor of HR Magazine, looks back at the evolution of HR and the publication in the last 25 years.
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Ken Cowen, Johanne Malin, Paul Harris, Katie Jacobs


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In partnership with

Inspirational Development Group
Nick Peters

Marketing Watch: Campaign Magazine and Engaging with Consumers

Nick Peters
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Marketing Watch

Marketing Watch: Campaign Magazine and Engaging with Consumers
How well are marketing and advertising companies responding to calls for them to become more engaged with consumers? Nick Peters discusses the 'age of the consumer' with Chris Daly, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He also looks at the merging of Marketing Magazine and Campaign under the one brand, 'Campaign', with Maisie McCabe and Gemma Charles, Joint Deputy Editors at Campaign.
Guests:

Chris Daly, Maisie McCabe, Gemma Charles


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Colin Bloom

Share Politics: Republicans Overseas

Colin Bloom
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Share Politics

Share Politics: Republicans Overseas
Kate Andrews, from Republicans Overseas, joins Colin Bloom to discuss the current situation with the US Elections. Kate explains how Hilary Clinton is likely to be the Democratic candidate against the presumptive Republican nominee, Donald Trump. She also discusses the competition between Bernie Sanders and Clinton ahead of the campaign.
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Kate Andrews


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Young Money: First Time Investors

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Young Money

Young Money: First Time Investors
Sarah Pennells analyses the the dos and dont's when it comes to investing for the first time. This week's Young Money Champion, James Connington, starts off by discussing how he started investing and whether he encountered any surprises or disadvantages. Michelle McGrade, from TD Direct Investing, focuses on the ethics behind it; Tom Stevenson, from Fidelity Worldwide Investing, emphasises the importance of investing, while Simon Webster, from Facts and Figures, explains what the term ‘investing in ISAs’ means.
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James Connington, Michelle McGrade, Tom Stevenson, Simon Webster


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Sue Dougan

Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine: Episode Five

Sue Dougan
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Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine

Share Food with Sainsbury's Magazine: Episode Five
Sue Dougan and Sarah Alcock, Digital Editor at Sainsbury's Magazine, meet Lisa Roukin who explains how she overcame her eating disorder and became a chef and teacher. Naved Nasir, Executive Chef Dishoom, and Sameer Taneja, Chef at Talli Joe, talk about the undiscovered dishes of the Indian cuisine, while food writer and journalist Xanthe Clay takes five ingredients and explores how they can be used in everyday meals. Lucy Bee, founder of Lucy Bee Coconut Oil, talks about her company and how they aim to make sustainable and healthy products based on coconut oil.
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Sarah Alcock, Lisa Roukin, Naved Nasir, Sameer Taneja, Xanthe Clay, Lucy Bee


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Georgie Frost

This is Money: The Dark Arts

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This is Money: The Dark Arts
Once again, it's time for This is Money, in partnership with NS&I. Editor Simon Lambert and Consumer Affairs Editor Lee Boyce for the Financial Website of the Year join Georgie in the studio to discuss caps on monthly overdraft fees, the dark art of mortgage affordability calculators, and we all try to get our heads around all the latest pension changes - when even Share Radio's Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher can't make sense of it, what hope do we have? This Is Money is presented in partnership with NS&I.
Guests:

Lee Boyce, Simon Lambert


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Georgie Frost

The News Review with Ed Bowsher - 20/05/2016

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

The News Review with Ed Bowsher - 20/05/2016
Share Radio's senior analyst Ed Bowsher joins Georgie Frost in the studio to discuss the biggest finance stories of the last 24 hours. On the agenda today, the tobacco companies lose their court case, while Whirlpool tumble dryers catch fire as the average household will have to pay more in their annual bills, plus much more. Consuming Issues goes out with Georgie Frost every day from 9 to 12 on Share Radio.
Guest:

Ed Bowsher


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Georgie Frost

Consuming Issues: Would you let a dog into your workplace? Listen to Donna Ferguson

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Consuming Issues: Would you let a dog into your workplace? Listen to Donna Ferguson
Would you take your to work for a day? New research has shown our canine colleagues can improve staff wellbeing and productivity. One report says workers become less stressed and more trusting with each other after playing with a dog. And it’s proven to work! Nestlé began allowing its 1,000-plus employees to bring their dogs into its headquarters well over a year ago and so far 56 staff have joined the Nestlé’s Pets at Work programme. Award winning journalist Donna Ferguson joins Georgie.
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Donna Ferguson


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: What changes have been made to the tobacco industry?

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: What changes have been made to the tobacco industry?
Cigarettes are being sold in the UK in standardised green packaging with explicit images from today, under new rules designed to cut the number of smokers. It comes after the world's four largest tobacco firms lost a legal challenge against the Government's new plain packaging rules at the High Court on Thursday. Ben Southwood, Head of Research at the Adam Smith Institute, discussed tobacco legislation and the changes to e-cigarettes.
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Ben Southwood


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