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Why French businessmen dress better

Classic smart look gives them an edge on UK counterparts, reflects Adam Thomson

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Audencia Business School helps artists build entrepreneurial skills
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Women over 70 pay a premium for new cars
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Executives reposition careers in volatile industry

The risk of marginal weight gains

Being even slightly overweight can increase chance of early death

Apple has chance to pick better R&D model

Decision to set up Chinese facility means it can gain insights into how locals use its devices

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England exports its wine expertise

Plumpton College has built an international alumni network

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Eduardo Costantini — property developer

Opportunities arose during the volatility in his native Argentina

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Caterpillar goes data mining with Uptake

Industrial behemoth and tech start-up benefit from collaboration

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How unwanted books became big business

The company that turned its counter-intuitive idea into a multimillion-pound venture

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Focus on your career in dog days of August

Manage your boss so you are not bombarded with emails

Google’s Duo video app is easy to use

Its live video Knock Knock feature can feel unnerving

Hanging on the words of Olympians

Spontaneity and raw emotion make athletes’ comments gripping