Peter Day's World of Business

Peter Day's World of Business

Insights into the business world with Peter Day - featuring content from his Radio 4 In Business programme, and also Global Business from the BBC World Service.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • In Business: A Tale of Two Sanctions 27 Nov 2014

    Thu, 27 Nov 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Peter Day talks to companies affected by economic sanctions imposed against Russia, and by retaliatory sanctions imposed by Russia, and asks how they cope.

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  • GlobalBiz: The Philosophical Business Plan 20 Nov 2014

    Thu, 20 Nov 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    As Peter Day has been discovering, business people have much to learn from philosophers – whose insights could even boost a company’s profits.

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  • GlobalBiz: It's the Little Things 13 Nov 2014

    Thu, 13 Nov 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Day talks to the Professor Robert Cialdini, an expert in the scientific study of persuasion, about how little actions can make big differences in the way we live, work and shop.

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  • GlobalBiz: Sovereign Wealth Funds 06 Nov 2014

    Thu, 6 Nov 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    They’re worth a staggering $5 trillion – and growing fast. Should we worry about the power of Sovereign Wealth Funds? Peter Day investigates

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  • GlobalBiz: Myanmar Challenges 03 Oct 2014

    Sat, 4 Oct 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Insights from two home-grown marketing companies into a country emerging after decades of isolation

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  • In Business: Learning to do Business 25 Sept 2014

    Thu, 25 Sep 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Peter Day meets the local entrepreneurs of the new Myanmar and discovers their priorities and pitfalls of doing business in an emerging economy

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  • In Business: Myanmar Awakening 18 Sept 2014

    Thu, 18 Sep 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Peter Day travels to Myanmar, formally known as Burma, to find out how the country is trying to emerge from its undeveloped past into the modern interconnected world.

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  • In Business: Which way now for Scottish businesses? 11 Sept 2014

    Thu, 11 Sep 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Peter Day ask Scottish entrepreneurs whether the referendum debate has changed the business landscape, in the run-up to the vote.

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  • In Business: Thanks for the Memory 04 Sept 2014

    Thu, 4 Sep 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    The internet creates the possibility of total recall forever for many of life's most significant moments. Peter Day talks to people building businesses around this new idea.

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  • In Business: Take a Bow 28 Aug 2014

    Thu, 28 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Peter Day visits Cremona in northern Italy to see how a centuries old centre of violin making can survive in a fast changing musical world.

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