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What's fuelling Athens' burgeoning startup scene?

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On the surface, Athens doesn’t seem like the best place to start a business. Since the country’s financial crisis almost a decade ago, about one in five small businesses have folded and unemployment levels still hover around 20%. However, the local startup scene is enjoying some surprising successes, fuelled by …

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The road to resilience: how firms can navigate turbulent times

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“Business resilience is no different to personal resilience,” according to businesswoman Judith Armstrong. “Ultimately it’s about your support network – as an individual, building resilience comes from your friends and family, in a business it comes from your relationships with your customers, your staff, your shareholders.” With the ongoing uncertainty …

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How to make better decisions

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It is estimated that an adult makes about 35,000 remotely conscious decisions each day. Some of these are inconsequential. But others will have a huge bearing on our personal and professional lives. In the film Sliding Doors, Gwyneth Paltrow’s character would have had a completely different life if she had …

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