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Real Leadership

David C. M. Carter | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK
David C. M. Carter

Working as a CEO mentor for over 18 years now, I have had the privilege of working with a number of truly inspirational 'greats'. The two traits that they all have though, are gravitas and charisma. They know their stuff and they emit an aura - even the shy ones.

Tesco Can Add This Horrendous New Record To Its List

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK

Supermarket giant Tesco has recorded one of the biggest losses ever by a British company, with a staggering £6.4 billion fall in revenue in the last ...

Being a 'Student' Is No Excuse for Social Irresponsibility

Alexandra Heal | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Alexandra Heal

As a university undergraduate, I'm hopefully poorer than I shall ever be again. Actually, that's probably a lie. But negative job and property-ladder prospects aside, as a student, isn't it my prerogative to lament my current financial situation? And is it not, therefore, permitted to be as socially irresponsible as I see fit?

Tesco Cries Over Spilled Milk, Takes Man To Court For £1.50

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK

A man has been taken to court and ordered to pay £1.50 in compensation to a Tesco in Llandrindod Wells - after he spilled some milk. Shopper Corne...

Easter Weekend Opening Hours For All Your Supermarket And DIY Needs

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

Here comes Easter, a long weekend during which it is traditional to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, eat your own weight in chocolate eggs and gra...

This Twitter Exchange Between A Scotsman And Tesco Is Priceless

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Comedy

It all started when Glaswegian @Haraam tweeted this: @Tesco selling something nearly two weeks out of date. #NotCool pic.twitter.com/UaxNnVS3lD— ...

Are You Being Served? Supermarket Customer Service Reviewed By... You

Ben Stockman | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK
Ben Stockman

Unlike many consumer reports which tend to focus on price and other elements, a new report written by customers, for customers has named Morrisons top supermarket for customer service...

Spiders Found In Tesco Bananas Can Cause Painful Four-Hour Erections... Or Death

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK

This is the disturbing image of a banana laced with potentially deadly spiders, found by a mum-of-two from Bristol. The 43-year-old was getting a p...

I'm Every Woman

Katy Wright | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Wright

They say Rome wasn't built in a day....but had it have been built by women, then I am confident that it would have been erected in a matter of hours. We are awesome.

Why Gordon Brown's Latest Rescue Mission May Be a Lost Cause

Julian Dobson | Posted 08.03.2015 | UK Politics
Julian Dobson

Gordon Brown's final act as a backbench MP might be to pull off another rescue mission for an organisation saddled with the consequences of its financial shenanigans. This time his quest is to rescue Tesco.

Whistleblowers: Heroes Not Traitors

Fiona Hotston Moore | Posted 03.05.2015 | UK
Fiona Hotston Moore

Whistleblowing can be discouraged in subtle ways to do with working culture in an organisation: Fear of being exposed as a 'grass' or not a team player. All these can chill a career and make a working life hell on earth.

Britain's Most Health-Conscious Town Revealed...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If the contents of your fridge pack a calorie-laden punch and your takeaway habits are spiralling out of control then it might be time to move to Dorc...

There's A Crisis Yet Again For Tesco

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK

Tesco is to be investigated under allegations that the supermarket giant mistreated suppliers and delayed payments, in the first case brought by a new...

Do You Know If The Fish You Buy Is Sustainably-Caught?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets including Morrisons and Asda are skimping on their sustainably-caught fish offerings, figures suggest. This ...

The Turn of the Budget Supermarkets

Paige Hiley | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Paige Hiley

Aldi and Lidl have been, in the past, seen as the lowest of the low when regarding supermarket products. It is the sort of place you'd go when you're not able to buy the expensive products on display at your local Sainsbury's or you are in need of unusual ingredients from far away lands...

Tesco Closes 43 Stores And Slashes Prices In Drastic Action To Survive

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK

Tesco is shutting its head office along with 43 unprofitable stores as part of a raft of drastic new measures as new boss Dave Lewis fights to turn ar...

Russell Brand ....Bah, Humbug

Annabel Burn | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK
Annabel Burn

The UK is the world's sixth largest economy, yet 1 in 5 of the UK's population live below our official poverty line, which includes 3 million children...

Black Friday Opening Times: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Fights Off Everyone In Wembley Asda For Flatscreen TV, Wins Black Friday Friday 28th November 2014 is Black Friday, the US-imported s...

Time to Cut Our Leaders Some Slack

Richard Hytner | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK
Richard Hytner

Ignore the cynical business bashing by politicians playing to a gallery that is not listening. Smart voters know that entrepreneurship and innovation fuel greater national and personal prosperity. As do most business leaders who believe that Britain has been great for business, despite five decades of boom and bust.

Which Bargain Supermarket Tied With Waitrose For Christmas Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're doing Christmas on a budget this year then we have some excellent news for you: discount store Lidl has tied with 'posh nosh' specialist Wai...

Every Little Helps: Tesco Cashpoint In Wales Offers People 'Free Erections'

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Tesco, we think it's fair to say, is not having the best week. First, its chairman was forced to resign following the store's 92% drop in profits. ...

Peppa Pig Is Left Looking Like A Bit Of A Pr**k

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK

The colourful children’s character Peppa Pig has undergone a make-over leaving her less porcine and more pornographic. The animated swine was im...

Tesco's Buttermilk Packaging Is Rather Unfortunate...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Comedy

As Redditor andyburdens notes: Tesco really did make a cock and balls of this packaging: The crease on the right-hand carton doesn't help, of c...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Comedy

It was the week Hurricane Gonzalo hit Britain - and Twitter responded in time-honoured fashion: Some serious damage in Bradford on Avon this mornin...

Could Things Get Any Worse? 6 Crisis Moments Tesco Toughed Out

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

Tesco's chairman is leaving as the supermarket has revealed that its £250m accounting scandal is bigger than thought and pre-tax profits fell by a re...