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Marc Shoffman

Questions of Faith: Diwali and the price of gold

Marc Shoffman
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Questions Of Faith

Questions of Faith: Diwali and the price of gold
As the nights begin to draw in and the clocks go back, there’s one sure sign that we are entering winter, and that’s Diwali. The Hindu festival of lights starts today - a five-day festival, the biggest in the Hindu calendar, which is marked with fireworks and gift giving, traditionally gold. Marc also finds out how the gold price affects Diwali.

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Linda Lewis (1)

Company Casebook: KwikSweep

Linda Lewis (1)
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Company Casebook

Company Casebook: KwikSweep
KwikSweep is a growing business specialising in rubbish disposal; building waste, household waste, garden refuse - you name it, they get rid of it. They've been making a name for themselves with their phone app which means you can arrange and pay for your rubbish pickup in a few taps on a mobile phone. They operate all over London but hope to develop into other cities soon.

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Nick Peters

Shop Floor: The University Technical College network, the fourth industrial revolution, executive coaching and the attention economy

Nick Peters
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Shop Floor

Shop Floor: The University Technical College network, the fourth industrial revolution, executive coaching and the attention economy
This week Nick talks to Lord Kenneth Baker about the allegedly failing University Technical College network, Rob Hiron of Kronos about the impact of the fourth industrial revolution on employees and Ana Karakusevic about how executive coaching is still relevant today. Plus, Share Radio reporter Matthew Cook speaks to Rowland Manthorpe about the attention economy.

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Sarah Pennells (1)

Your Money, Your Future: How to top up your pension

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Your Money, Your Future

Your Money, Your Future: How to top up your pension
There are plenty of surveys which tell us we’re not saving enough for our retirement. Sarah and her guests look at how you can top up your pension and what you need to consider for each of the options. Sarah was joined by Michelle Cracknell of the Pensions Advisory Service, Malcolm McLean from Barnett Waddingham and Steve Webb of Royal London.

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Sarah Pennells (1)

Young Money: How to manage winter heating

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Young Money

Young Money: How to manage winter heating
As winter approaches, many young people living in shared houses will be switching on the heating for the first time. But how do you split heating bills without arguing – and how do you agree when to turn it on in the first place? Sarah also considers whether there are alternatives to having the heating on constantly, and looks at how to switch suppliers if your provider has raised its prices. Sarah is joined by Young Money Champion Rachael Healy and Ben Wilson of GoCompare.

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Sarah Pennells (1)

Women & Money: Applying for a secondary school

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Women & Money

Women & Money: Applying for a secondary school
As the deadline for secondary school applications approaches, Sarah looks at all the things parents need to consider when applying for a school – the cost of schooling, trips, fees, scholarships and bursaries, and how living in a good catchment area can boost the value of your home.

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Sarah Pennells (1)

Ask Sarah: Claiming back PPI

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Ask Sarah

Ask Sarah: Claiming back PPI
The FCA recently extended the deadline to submit claims for mis-sold PPI, and this week Lloyds Bank announced it’s set aside a further £1 billion to cover to compensate people. So Sarah and her guests offer advice and tips if you think you might have a claim.

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Sue Dougan

Track Record: Tom Hurley

Sue Dougan
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Track Record

Track Record: Tom Hurley
This week Sue is joined by Tom Hurley, CEO and founder of the Social Superstore. The start-up was conceived in 2012 to allow people to set up their own online store in a cost-free and safe environment. Four years on, the firm now employs more than 20 people and has secured the support of Baroness Mone OBE, the UK government’s small business tsar. Tom talks to Sue about his life, his career and his musical influences.

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Simon Rose

The Entrepreneur Show with Richard Heggie

Simon Rose
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The Entrepreneur Show

The Entrepreneur Show with Richard Heggie
The Entrepreneur Show takes a look at interesting businesses and talks to the people behind them. Whether you already run your own business or are thinking about taking the plunge, we'll bring you everything you need to guide your business from concept to success.

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Simon Rose

The Entrepreneur Show with Alex Prindiville

Simon Rose
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The Entrepreneur Show

The Entrepreneur Show with Alex Prindiville
The Entrepreneur Show takes a look at interesting businesses and talks to the people behind them. Whether you already run your own business or are thinking about taking the plunge, we'll bring you everything you need to guide your business from concept to success.

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