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: For Ever and Ever 18 Dec 2014

    Thu, 18 Dec 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Britain's cathedrals have defined the landscape for centuries but what's their role today? Peter Day hears about the business of running some of the country's most famous places.

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  • In Business: Cabin Fever 11 Dec 2014

    Thu, 11 Dec 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Up in the air stuck in a metal tube for hours, can flying ever be a nice experience? Peter Day meets a clutch of British-based experts trying to improve the way the world flies.

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  • GlobalBiz: Young Horizons 11 Dec 2014

    Thu, 11 Dec 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    On last week’s Global Business from the Drucker Forum we heard grim predictions for the future from management experts. This week we hear some younger, more optimistic voices.

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  • GlobalBiz: Can We Manage? 04 Dec 2014

    Thu, 4 Dec 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Peter Day asks leading experts at the Drucker Forum how we can get out of the mess caused by the 2008 financial crisis and whether Capitalism is at breaking point.

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  • 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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