Playing The It’s Over! Card

Playing The It’s Over! Card

Listening to Robin Dunbar’s explanation of love might have been a useful exercise for the seemingly doomed retail chain that is Clintons. For, as he pointed out, the intensity to which the human species falls in love, is unique amongst the animal kingdom... and being as we’re the species with purses and wallets, there is [...]
May 2012 Noteworthy News

May 2012 Noteworthy News

Old news, the UK is in recession (again)  as the Office of National Statistics said Britain’s GDP fell 0.2% in the first quarter of 2012 after contracting by 0.3% at the end of 2011, forecasts were upset by a big fall in construction output and industrial output. Therefore, with a sinking-ship type economy, apt news [...]
Certain Measurement In Uncertain Times

Certain Measurement In Uncertain Times

Not only in business can mistakes, to expand or contract in response to confidence or uncertainty, be costly, therefore not an unusual conversation with a small enterprise, at a time of uncertainty. Discussing concepts within an owner-manager’s business talk led away from the actual situation to what if possibilities: past, present and future. The difference [...]
March 2012 Intermediary A-Musing

March 2012 Intermediary A-Musing

Anything is Possible, Not Probable: In Business. In Finance. Any business managing to track a path throughout the last few years and get to now, which is the majority of small or micro business (and includes new entry), should be very proud. What next, what’s the future of your business? Why should you want to [...]