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The Financial Times work and careers podcast: showcasing the latest business insights from top executives to experts

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The Financial Times work and careers podcast: showcasing the latest business insights from top executives to experts

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FT Work & Careers

Latest release on Dec 11, 2018

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Business Book Challenge: episode 7

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To celebrate the FT's Business Book of the Year Award, our star columnists recommend the top reads to bring solace and advice in these turbulent times. In the seventh episode of our second series, FT columnist Andrew Hill and employment correspondent Sarah O'Connor join columnist and commentator Miranda Green to discuss Studs Terkel’s classic book 'Working'.  

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Jul 10 2017

29mins

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Rank #2: Business Book Challenge: episode 2

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, the team talk to the six shortlisted writers. In the second episode of our third series, Isabel Berwick, assistant features editor, and Andrew Hill, management editor, hear from Walter Scheidel, author of The Great Leveler, about how violent shocks decrease inequality.  

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Oct 04 2017

17mins

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Rank #3: How to talk about money at work

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How do you know when to ask for a promotion? And what is the best way to react if you think you are being underpaid?


Knowing how to talk about money at work can give you a career advantage. Join Gillian Ku, assistant professor of organisational behaviour at LBS, Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots, and Emma Humphreys, CFO at Unruly, as they talk to the FT's Isabel Berwick. This is an edited live-recording of an event the FT hosted in July.

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Jul 25 2018

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Rank #4: Meet the Career Changers

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The FT is following five people over the course of a year as they change career in the middle of their working lives. In this third of five episodes, Emma Jacobs meets Collette Altaparmakova, a 40-year-old former stay-at-home mum who is now a trainee corporate lawyer at Linklaters

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Jun 02 2018

29mins

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Rank #5: Meet the Career Changers

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The FT is following five people over the course of a year, as they change career in the middle of their working lives. In this fourth of five episodes, Emma Jacobs meets Thomas Davies, who gave up a six-figure salary at Google Cloud to set up his own business

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Jul 21 2018

28mins

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Rank #6: Podcast: what I wish I had known at 18

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They are at the top of their game, but they too were once just starting out. As students head to British universities in the next few weeks, we asked some of the speakers at the FT’s Weekend Festival to tell us what they wish they had known when they went to university.

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Sep 13 2018

14mins

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Rank #7: Business Book Challenge: episode 8

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, our star columnists recommend the top reads to bring solace and advice in turbulent times. In the eighth episode of our second series, Work and Careers editor Helen Barrett and contributing editor Michael Skapinker discuss ‘Henry IV Part 2’ by William Shakespeare  

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Jul 24 2017

27mins

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Rank #8: Fit Hacks talk about the London Marathon

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FT journalists Laura Noonan and Patrick McGee completed their 2018 marathon in London. Isabel Berwick caught up with them on their fitness goals and what they will be doing next

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Apr 24 2018

12mins

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Rank #9: Social class at work

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The FT's Emma Jacobs talks to academic and author Joan Williams about her book White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America and why class in the workplace matters. As someone who has devoted most of her working life to gender issues, Professor Williams also has plenty to say on the #MeToo movement

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Jun 13 2018

31mins

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Rank #10: Business Book Challenge: episode 3

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, the team talk to the six shortlisted writers. In this third episode, Helen Barrett, work and careers editor, and Andrew Hill, management editor, hear from Amy Goldstein, author of Janesville, about the impact on a Wisconsin community of General Motors’ decision to close its assembly plant

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Oct 12 2017

24mins

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Rank #11: The Career Changers

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The FT followed five people over the course of a year as they changed career in the middle of their working lives. In this final episode, Emma Jacobs hears about the challenges they have faced and their successes.

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Oct 04 2018

21mins

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Rank #12: Meet the career changers

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The FT is following five people over the course of a year as they change career in the middle of their working lives. In this fifth of five episodes, Aimee Keane meets Anthony Rondinone, a musician turned software developer.

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Aug 30 2018

26mins

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Rank #13: How to switch off for summer

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It's holiday time. But can you walk away from the office? Should you ignore emails, or is it wise to check in? Join author and professor of organisational behaviour André Spicer as he talks to FT writers Emma Jacobs and Andrew Hill about the best way to relax in the digital age.

Produced by Patricia Nilsson and music by Jude Barrett-Hambling.

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Jul 10 2018

24mins

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Rank #14: Best practice when LBGT staff work abroad

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What are the main challenges you face moving with your job as a gay person? FT journalists Emma Jacobs and Josh Spero talk to Patrick Rowe from Accenture.

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May 07 2018

9mins

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Rank #15: Asia business schools are on an evolutionary march

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There has been a shift from sending students overseas to study to offering them an MBA at home... not least in China, where the government is taking an active interest

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Sep 26 2018

14mins

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Rank #16: Business Book podcast: capitalism, the past, present and future

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Ahead of the launch of the 2018 FT and McKinsey Business Book of the Year prize, this fifth series discusses the six shortlisted books with its authors. In this first episode, FT columnists Andrew Hill and Martin Wolf talk to Mariana Mazzucato, author of The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy, and Adrian Wooldridge, co-author (along with former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan) of Capitalism in America: A History.

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Oct 21 2018

25mins

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Rank #17: Business Book Challenge: episode 5

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, the team talk to the six shortlisted writers. In this fifth episode, Isabel Berwick, assistant features editor, and Andrew Hill, management editor, hear from Andrew Lo, author of Adaptive Markets, on his hypothesis that the theory of market efficiency is not wrong but is incomplete.

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Oct 26 2017

28mins

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Rank #18: Business Book Challenge: episode 4

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, the team talk to the six shortlisted writers. In this fourth episode, Helen Barrett, work and careers editor, and Andrew Hill, management editor, hear from Brian Merchant, author of The One Device, which examines the secret history of the iPhone.

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Oct 19 2017

27mins

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Rank #19: Business Book podcast: Extreme enterprise

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Ahead of the launch of the 2018 FT and McKinsey Business Book of the Year prize, this fifth series discusses the six shortlisted books with its authors. In this first episode, Jonathan Derbyshire, the FT’s executive opinion editor, talks to John Carreyrou, author of Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup, and James Crabtree, author of The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India’s New Gilded Age

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Oct 29 2018

19mins

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Rank #20: Business Book Challenge: episode 6

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To celebrate the FT’s Business Book of the Year Award, the team talk to the six shortlisted writers. In this sixth episode, Andrew Hill, management editor, and Emma Jacobs, work and careers writer, hear from Ellen Pao, author of Reset, on tackling discrimination in the tech industry.

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Oct 31 2017

23mins

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