I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself – I am the new CEO of the Australian Automotive Dealer Association, and I am honoured that the Board has placed its faith in me to lead the AADA secretariat in representing this industry. Since joining the AADA almost two years ago I have developed
This is my 45th, and last, CEO introduction to the AADA Newsletter. As I come to the end of my stewardship, it is a time for reflection, but not a time to dwell overly on things past. My reflections therefore are brief. I have been personally, constantly rewarded by our amazing progress on the key
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 the American Revolution. He was known for his acerbic satirical wit – and spent time in a Parisian prison because
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 something that causes you to stop and think… “Well now…that cannot possibly be right…can it?” Australian House of Representatives
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. Their popularity eventually spread to Paris and the larger cities of Europe and across the Atlantic to the United States.