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By Rachel Savage Friday, 01 May 2015
Two Daves and their cuts, Farage's potty-mouthed doppelganger O'Leary and Sturgeon's very own Stelios.
Chris Vincent has built two businesses turning over a combined £12.3m.
As the election climaxes there's the potential for workers to clash over their beliefs.
Mike Coupe's Egyptian conviction, WPP's surging share price, Ryanair's $5m hack.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launches its New Shepard rocket 94km above the Earth, but the winner of the new space race will be the one who masters landing.
The media conglomerate's outgoing chairman lavishes praise on the £43m-a-year founder.
The ailing supermarket is opening new manned express tills.
Sometimes you don't really have to excel, you just have to beat the other guy.
It claims the deal will create the 'ultimate online property resource.'
The oil major's earnings plunged 56% - not as bad as markets were expecting.
The transport chief has backpedalled on comments made in an MT interview.
The food retailer has enjoyed a run of good performance after shifting its strategy towards posh nosh.
An Egyptian court convicted the Sainsbury's boss in absentia over an alleged embezzlement it says he committed in the country. Unsurprisingly, he's appealing.
The Irish budget airline is the latest victim of cyber crime.
The Tories' last-ditch plan doesn't allow for any changes in the economy.
Home Retail Group's other brand, Homebase, isn't doing so well though.
The former chief executive will also get a further £1.1m in severance pay.
The oil giant's shares rose this morning: yet another reason it probably won't be bought.
A weak Euro and a distinct lack of fines help Santander outperform its rivals.
The investment firm agreed to take on two of hedge fund's proposed directors.
Serial chief exec Andy Harrison will be a hard act to follow.
The megastar rapper may be swimming against the current of history.
BP is the most battered of the oil giants, leaving it potentially vulnerable to a mega-merger, but the Coalition's not happy with the idea.
Avoid fads when christening your company, says Faisal Butt.
Whether the prospect of giving up work fills you with delight or dread, it's worth thinking through what you want out of life well before your leaving party.
A worthy - and super cheap - rival to the Apple Watch, check your serve, a virtual phone app and tone your chin.
Online portals have given high-street firms an ever-tighter stranglehold on property sales and lettings. But a new breed of highly competitive rivals is emerging.
The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid shows how you can turn in a profit in even the poorest countries.
The group chairman and group CEO of AMV BBDO finds inspiration in John Paul Getty's 'rise early, work hard, strike oil' and is proudest of being a mum of three.
The co-author of Becoming Steve Jobs punctures a few popular misunderstandings about the Apple genius.
Double-think is still essential for survival in Russia. John Lloyd is gripped by a portrait of a dangerous, nihilistic country that's starting to flex its muscles.
In spite of its huge agricultural potential, sub-Saharan Africa is a net food importer. But now, thanks to investment and training, farmers are starting to increase their yields.
The key to making the most of what you've got is to live in the here and now, says Jo Haigh.
Help! I have just got a promotion that involves addressing large groups but public speaking terrifies me. Any tips?
Its engine was built in his home town so Sathnam Sanghera should have been blown away by this supercharged saloon.
The co-founder of the body suit business is a big fan of Ayn Rand.
My father has always mentored and encouraged me. Now I run his business.
EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT BUSINESS IS WRONG: Even tried-and-tested policies have their sell-by date.
IN ASSOCIATION WITH GAMESYS: Noel Hayden survived the dot com boom and his lucky streak looks set to continue.
One good person can turn into one great company that can change the world for the better, says Natalie Campbell.
Julia Austin's Tyne Bank Brewery is one of Britain's fastest-growing beer companies.
The MT Interview
By Andrew Saunders Thursday, 23 April 2015
THE MT INTERVIEW: Running one of the busiest public transport systems in the world is no place for a shrinking violet. Just as well then that Transport for London's commissioner knows his job, and isn't one.
With polls on a knife-edge, the Tory leader finds his mojo.
Women are held to far higher standards over their appearance than men - especially in the workplace.
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