As ground control manager at Airbnb, Dan Skold’s jobs involves making the technology company a cool place to work. “We like to think of ourselves as the ‘ninjas of culture’ and we have a very unique opportunity to shape the direction of this company as it is really taking off.”

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Molly Sterling from Ireland performs during the dress rehearsal for the second semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest  in Vienna. Photograph: Getty Images

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Paddy Power, communications director of  Paddy Power: “We don’t want problematic customers because that’s not what we’re here for. We’re here for entertainment.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

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Deloitte’s Ken Fennell was appointed examiner by the High Court for the Ladbrokes restructuring.

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Losing hand: problem gamblers can be “as miserable as cancer patients”. Photograph: Michele Galli/E+/Getty

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Paddy Power said strong top-line growth offsetunfavourable sports results

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Hans Holbein (right) ridden by Ryan Moore wins The MBNA Chester Vase. Photograph: Martin Rickett

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