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Interview: Waterstones Boss James Daunt Turns Over A New Leaf

Posted at 8:35AM Tuesday 18 Mar 2014

Since he was brought in to rescue Waterstones by its owner in 2011, James Daunt has made some tough decisions. So what's the story behind his novel approach?

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