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Amazon

My working life at Amazon: an interview with the tech giant's director of consumer retail

On World Productivity Day, Amazon director of consumer retail – Fiona McDonnell – reveals how she got her job, and the reality of working for the tech giant

20 June 2018

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Pay salary

Executive pay slump: “Salaries have been frozen for four years for the sixth form education sector – and morale is falling”

Senior managers at one sixth-form college respond to new CMI and XpertHR data showing that pay rises have fallen behind the cost of living

19 June 2018

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BT

Interview: How Gavin Patterson will bounce back from BT

BT chief executive Gavin Patterson has stepped down. Here’s what he told CMI about his challenging role last year

18 June 2018

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Silicon Valley

Behind-the-scenes at Facebook and Google X: Lessons in management

Devika Wood, founder and director of Vida, went behind-the-scenes at Facebook and Google X to learn their management lessons

15 June 2018

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Fifa World Cup

Four critical business lessons from World Cup 2018 football managers

These World Cup football managers have a distinctive management style – here’s what we can learn

14 June 2018

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Apprenticeship levy

The open letter from business leaders that you need to read right now

Senior business leaders back an open letter drafted by Government that shows strong support for the Apprenticeship Levy

12 June 2018

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pay cut

"I earn six figures – but here's why the pay slump for senior managers matters"

As new research reveals exec-level pay is falling in real terms, one surprisingly well-paid manager shares her anguish

12 June 2018

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