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Waiting for the Economy to Bounce Back?

This past week I attended two conferences in London, one as a panel speaker and the other in the audience.  They were both great conferences and the topics focused on the economy and the role of Non-Executive members of the … Continue reading

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Profiles in Leadership . . . Metro Bank and Vernon Hill

“I walk around all day trying to prevent my colleagues turning us into a bank”  ~Anthony Thomson, Chairman and Co-Founder, Metro Bank As you may have deduced from my blogs over the past several years, I am not a fan … Continue reading

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Mr. Fixit and the FACTS . . .

To paraphrase the US Constitution:  “We hold these facts to be self evident; we’re in deep dodo!” This is one of those “decide for yourself” blogs.  These are the facts as I know them: For the USA: A $16.3 trillion … Continue reading

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Just Another Recession?

Hope is not a strategy.  ~Michael Bloomberg One of the hardest hit industries over the past several years of this current economic crisis is defence spending.  While nations need to protect themselves from groups who wish them harm, the level … Continue reading

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Which is harder, a financial turnaround or a moral turnaround?

If we are to go forward, we must go back and rediscover those precious values – that all reality hinges on moral foundations and that all reality has spiritual control. Martin Luther King, Jr. One of the biggest challenges facing … Continue reading

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