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: 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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  • GlobalBiz: Health Technology 15 Aug 2014

    Sat, 16 Aug 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Days goes to Silicon Valley to discover the innovations that are promising to transform healthcare. Can the technology companies really help us live longer, healthier lives?

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  • GlobalBiz: Inside Silicon Valley 08 Aug 2014

    Sat, 9 Aug 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Can Silicon Valley's enormous success as the global centre of innovation continue indefinitely? Peter Day explores the Valley's past and present to find out about its future.

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  • In Business: Fast and Furious 7 Aug 2014

    Thu, 7 Aug 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Peter Day reports on how the influence of UK motor racing is now reaching out into other businesses and our everyday lives inspired by the dramatic expertise of the pit-stop.

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  • GlobalBiz: Silicon Valley: Steve Blank 01 Aug 2014

    Sat, 2 Aug 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    In the first in a three-part series about and from Silicon Valley, Peter Day talks to Steve Blank about a career path that has spanned several decades in the Valley.

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  • In Business: Philosophy 31 July 2014

    Thu, 31 Jul 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Peter Day talks to business people who are being inspired by the great philosophers and finds out what company leaders can learn from their ideas and theories.

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  • GlobalBiz: Companies and Innovation 27 June 2014

    Sat, 28 Jun 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Day talks with two authors, the business guru Lynda Gratton and the innovation expert Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg, about the benefits innovation can have for the company and for society and how to best let ideas flourish and grow.

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  • GlobalBiz: What does the future hold for the African economy? 20 Jun 2014

    Sat, 21 Jun 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Day talks to Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank about the key issues facing the continent, which has some of the world’s fastest growing economies.

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  • Global Biz: The Clash of Generations 06 June 2014

    Sat, 7 Jun 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Day hears from some of the leaders of tomorrow at the 44th St Gallen Symposium.

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  • Global Biz: Packaging in a Pickle 30 May 2014

    Sat, 31 May 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Modern living generates increasing amounts of packaging to wrap up the things we buy. That generates widespread criticism of an industry. Peter Day investigates.

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