Wednesday, 22 October 2014

London business news & analysis

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SME Superstars: The firms burning bright in the City

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 |Updated: Fri, 17 Oct 2014

Talent, investment, and playing to your strengths. We meet the firms thriving in London

News

Business briefings

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Ajay Chowdhury: Is Europe really a slacker continent?

Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Ajay Chowdhury, CEO of Seatwave on why European VCs are finding it harder and harder to raise new funds

Pete Brown

Brown's beer: Why Guinness is late to the craft beer party

Wed, 15 Oct 2014

Is our male-about-ale Pete Brown right? Tweet us @Londonlovesbiz

Entrepreneurs

Dave Fishwick

Bank of Dave is coming to a high street near you. Would you bank there?

Mon, 15 Sep 2014

We talk to founder and TV star Dave Fishwick about the new bank that half the country want to switch to

Prof Brian Cox

Prof Brian Cox: This is how we inspire kids to get into science and tech

Tue, 2 Sep 2014

The scientist and TV personality discusses the problem with getting kids interested in STEM careers

London lifestyle

ban on e-cigarettes

E-cigarettes were banned from London buses, trains & Tubes in August. Why didn't TfL let you know?

Wed, 22 Oct 2014

If you’re reading this on the bus/Tube/train, you may want to put that e-cigarette away right now.

Waterstones

Why has Waterstones invited guests for a sleepover?

Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Did you hear about the guy who caused a tizzy on Twitter after getting locked inside Waterstones’ Trafalgar Square branch? Well, that story just got better.

Roller disco

London's best alternative work Christmas party ideas

Mon, 20 Oct 2014

Want to shake things up this year? From roller discos to ceilidh dancing, here are some ideas to inspire

Waterstones books shelves

Four reasons we all love Waterstones at the moment - and what you can learn from that

Fri, 17 Oct 2014

Waterstones is nailing it on the social media, PR and customer services fronts

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