CEO Messages

 
31st May, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 44
The Uncertainty of Politics …   “As he rose like a rocket, he fell like a stick…” Thomas Paine (1737-1809) Thomas Paine was a man of towering intellect and one of the Founding Fathers of...
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30th April, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 43
Elections and All That…   You may have noticed a heavy infestation of politicians in your neighbourhood recently. Elections tend to do that. But in the tsunami of media coverage every so often you see...
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29th March, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 42
When is an old idea new again? When consultants (the non-playing coaches of our business) say it is, apparently. London Hansom Cab – circa 1860 Hansom cabs were the go-to mobility solution in nineteenth-century London....
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1st March, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 41
Oliver Cromwell to the Rump Parliament in 1653: “You have sat too long here for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of...
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31st January, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 40
It’s been said that every business needs to employ a one-handed economist – to prevent the well-known tendency to offer advice along the lines of… “…on the one hand….and on the other hand…”. Prof. Noah Smith...
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5th December, 2018 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 39
” I spent all morning taking out a comma, and all afternoon putting it back…” This famous quote about the tribulations of a punctilious mind is generally attributed to the fabulously talented Irishman Oscar Wilde....
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