I listen to a lot of podcasts. Peter Day’s World of Business is one of my favourites and includes recordings from his Radio 4 programme, “In Business”, as well as his BBC World Service “Global Business” series. As with all BBC Podcasts, it’s available in a variety of formats.
The need to edit content into, typically, a 30 minute session ensures that sessions are delivered in a fast-paced, no-nonsense style. The Global Business subjects are usually especially stimulating and explore ideas at the forefront of international business thinking. Recent controversial topics have included Michael Porter’s “Creating Shared Value” and a challenge to the language of business, asking why it needs to be so pompous and full of jargon.
It’s always engaging and always topical!
[…] was listening to a couple of recent podcasts of Peter Day’s excellent World of Business. These are entitled “New Dimensions for Manufacturing” and […]