November 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

November 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

Mixing Business Markets An interested twist to understanding your customer was explained to us via a street market trader who, settled amongst the fruit and veg stalls, was laying out a display of woolly winter gloves, mittens and hats. He told of an extension to his product range during the past summer months; Fruit. Seasonal [...]
November 2011 Noteworthy News

November 2011 Noteworthy News

The average private sector pay award given to employees of 2.6% is half the most recent inflation figure, Income Data Services has shown, whilst a snapshot of FTSE 100 Directors showed a 42% rise as average rising to 49% when adding in other Directors. Any spending bonuses on homes abroad should be aware of  a [...]
December 2009 Muse and Views

December 2009 Muse and Views

Is It a Gift or a Present?  It`s a Wrap. A tour guide was showing a tourist around London. The guide pointed out the place in Trafalgar Square where  The Queen supposedly threw coins as a girl. "That's impossible", said the tourist. "She couldn’t throw a coin that far!"    "You have to remember," answered the [...]