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the apprentice
Alana Spencer
02
Apr

WeAreTheCity speaks to the winner of ‘The Apprentice’, Alana Spencer, founder of ‘Ridiculously Rich By Alana’

Alana Spencer’s business journey began when she was just 17, selling cakes to her teachers in a little town outside Aberystwyth, Wales. Since then, Alana has gone on to tremendous success with Ridiculously Rich By Alana, her hand-crafted cake company. The latest winner of BBC’s ‘The Apprentice’ spoke to WeAreTheCity about overcoming self-doubt, her hands-on approach...
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jade english featured
09
Jan

Inspirational Woman: Jade English | Entrepreneur & BBC’s The Apprentice star

Jade English is an entrepreneur and star of the BBC’s The Apprentice Tell us a bit about yourself, background and your current role I studied Broadcast Journalism at Sheffield Hallam University and since graduating, have worked hard to secure in a career in PR and Marketing. Alongside this, I have fulfilled my passions for travelling...
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Alan Sugar featured
04
Oct

Alan Sugar says women can narrow the pay gap if they ask for more money

Lord Alan Sugar has said women can narrow the gender pay gap if they insist on more money. Lord Sugar also said forcing the BBC to release its pay gap data was “disgraceful”. While promoting the new series of the BBC’s The Apprentice, Lord Sugar said, “I don’t think transparency over pay is the correct...
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Bianca Miller-thumb
28
Sep

Inspirational Woman: Bianca Miller-Cole | Founder & Managing Director of ‘The Be Group’ | Finalist of BBC The Apprentice 2014 | Win a free copy of her new book

Having completed a business management and economics degree, I started my graduate career as a HR advisor at Accenture to a 350 strong graduate community. I started as a temp with no confirmation that a permanent position would be available but been naturally hard working I got stuck in and became an integral part of...
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Alana Spencer
24
Mar

WeAreTheCity speaks to the winner of ‘The Apprentice’, Alana Spencer, founder of ‘Ridiculously Rich By Alana’

Alana Spencer’s business journey began when she was just 17, selling cakes to her teachers in a little town outside Aberystwyth, Wales. Since then, Alana has gone on to tremendous success with Ridiculously Rich By Alana, her hand-crafted cake company. The latest winner of BBC’s ‘The Apprentice’ spoke to WeAreTheCity about overcoming self-doubt, her hands-on approach...
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Office* 2016 crowds of people featured
13
May

PA, VA and EAs descend on Office* 2016 for two days of networking, careers advice and exhibitors

Hundreds of personal, virtual and executive assistants and office managers attended Office* 2016 this week, as it took to its new home at ExCel, London. Coinciding with National PA Day, Office* kicked off on Wednesday 11th May, showcasing a variety of exhibitors, high-profile speakers and advice-giving seminars. The Keynote Theatre saw American chat-show host, Oprah...
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childrens-books
05
Nov

The Apprentice Series 11: Episode 5 – My view | Lauren Riley

The challenge to write a children’s book is not as easy as it seems.  What with a mix of ego’s, bickering, lack of decision making and those who literally can’t sell, bring together another childish chapter in the lives of 14 apprentices in Lord Sugar’s Game of Moans. So the weeks of trying to learn...
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cat and toy
29
Oct

The Apprentice Series 11 Episode 4 | Lauren Riley

Wednesday 28, October 2015: Did the claws come out for this weeks episode of The Apprentice? With cat and dog lovers being the targeted victims in this weeks installment of the Apprentice, we find mixed teams competing for the highest profit at London’s Pet Show Exhibition 2015.  Pressure is on and that, the normal cracks...
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