Alan Sugar

Who Has Lord Sugar Fired Now?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Alan Sugar has walked away from his educational IT supplier Viglen, the firm he has owned for 20 years, in a deal that is set to create a new IT giant...

Does Dragons' Den Put Young People Off Business?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

The Apprentice and Dragons' Den TV shows may be putting young people off becoming entrepreneurs by showing a caricature of business life, one of Brita...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Ban The Van

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday 9 October 2013... 1) BAN THE VAN Another blow for #racistvan. From the Huffington Post: "The Home...

Stella English Rumoured For 'I'm A Celebrity...'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Stella English, who first graced the small screen in ‘The Apprentice' 2010 is now reportedly set to make a career comeback as a contender for ‘I...

Here's 15 Ways To Succeed You'd Not Have Thought Of

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Brits do like to succeed at work, as the popularity of big business egos like Alan Sugar and the Dragons shows. But in a world full of meaningless ...

Asa Bennett

Profits? Originality? 10 'Essentials' You DON'T Need To Succeed

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK

Entrepreneurs looking to start out can get deluged with business advice on how to succeed. Business mantras and tips frequently fly that viewers of...

Why Can You Still Make Millions Without A-Levels?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK

A-Level Results Day has dawned for 2013 as thousands of students across the country get their results and find out if they're off to the university of...

Why Does Lord Sugar Want £10m From Lloyds?

The Telegraph | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK

The multi-millionaire founder of Amstrad has complained to Lloyds Banking Group over its sale of a hedging product on a loan taken out against part of...

'Apprentice' Final - Facelift or Better Buns?

Nigel Cannings | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Nigel Cannings

You have to wonder what next year's Apprentice has in store for us? Badger-culling services? Assassination on-demand? If you really want to ensure that people don't get disfigured by cosmetic treatments, don't sell them, and don't promote them on taxpayer-funded TV.

Quitting 'The Apprentice'?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Is Lord Sugar about to fire himself? It seems so, if Nick Hewer is to be believed... 'The Apprentice' boss may quit the BBC One hit next year as th...

The Apprentice 2013 Bingo Card

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK Comedy

This season's 'The Apprentice' is well under way - so we think it's about time we brought out the bingo card. Treat yourself to a drink pat on the ...

TV TONIGHT: Watch Clips From 'The Apprentice' Flat-Pack Challenge

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

The third episode of 'The Apprentice' sees Lord Sugar's hopefuls take on a flat-pack challenge... every non-hands on person's worst nightmare. But ...

'It's A Shame People Behave With So Little Tact'

Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lord Alan Sugar really doesn't like losing, just ask the 'Made In Chelsea' cast. 'The Apprentice' boss blanked the posh stars of the reality drama ...

I Hate People On The Apprentice

Sammy Sultan | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sammy Sultan

As early as midway through the first episode we gain an appreciation of whom we are going to collectively despise. It is normally the irritating cretin who takes it upon him/herself to come up with a team name such as 'oblivion' or 'evolve.' Why they feel compelled to come up with such lame post-apocalyptic names is beyond me.

TV: The Apprentice

Emily Sargent | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Emily Sargent

I like the opening five minutes of The Apprentice the best I think. Mainly because of the contestants' VTs; which this year contained some very bold and arousing statements. "I am a great of my generation. I take inspiration from Napoleon," so says a small man wearing ladies sunglasses.

WATCH: Nick Clegg On 'The Apprentice'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Comedy

In a video created for HuffPost UK Comedy by Handface and David Schneider, the Lib Dem leader faces his toughest challenge yet - Lord Alan Sugar. ...

'I Hate My 'You're Fired' Catchphrase'

PA | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lord Sugar has said he hates delivering his trademark 'Apprentice' line "You're fired". The entrepreneur and TV star told the Daily Mirror he would...

Lord Suger Denies Bringing In 'Dolly Birds' To Sex Up 'The Apprentice'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

"There was no deliberate, ‘Get a load of dolly birds’ or anything like that," 'The Apprentice' boss Lord Sugar has claimed, after his show was acc...

Former Apprentice Loses Case Against Lord Sugar

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK

Stella English, former Apprentice winner, has lost her claim of constructive dismissal against Lord Sugar, the Judicial Office has said. Ms English...

Apprentice Winner 'Is Using The Media To Damage Lord Sugar's Reputation'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

Lord Sugar feels "wronged" that the former Apprentice winner is suing him for constructive dismissal and believes she is trying to damage his reputati...

Lord Sugar Insists Apprentice Winner 'Deluded' And Out 'To Extract Money'

Posted 07.03.2013 | UK

Lord Sugar condemned "claim culture" as he accused a winner of his TV show The Apprentice of lying and taking him to a tribunal "to extract money from...

'If You Think Lord Sugar's S***ing Himself, You're Mistaken'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK

Apprentice winner Stella English has told an employment tribunal that Lord Sugar "didn't give a s**t" about her job and told her he was just doing it ...

'I Was An Overpaid Lackey'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

A former winner of the The Apprentice has painted a grim picture of her prized £100,000 job working for Lord Sugar - saying she had been an "overpaid...

Jamie Oliver Is Christmas Number One (Again)

Posted 17.02.2013 | Home

There may be questions hanging over how healthy his meals are, but the controversy has arrived far too late to slow down Jamie Oliver in the books cha...

Who Do Britons Want To Replace George Osborne?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Politics

Amid Autumn Statement and austerity gloom Osborne's waning popularity will come as no surprise to many. More than two thirds of Britons want to see...