I’ve been having a few problems with my car in the last day or so. So, as usual, I contacted the main dealers to book in a service/repair. “Sorry mate can’t help you until the middle of next week at the earliest…” was the reply. Thankfully a small independent garage around the corner from us, who is [...]
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Here you will find regular commentary on successful business strategies and smart practices, mixed with the occasional comment about life in general.
On Radio 4′s ‘Today’ programme, an individual was being followed in his recruitment search. Unbelievably, he had accumulated more than £100k of personal debts (non-mortgage) on a £50k salary – no wonder we are in a mess. He stated this was not unusual! At the same time he had sent out more than 500 applications in a search for a job. [...]
A warm welcome to my readers as we finally see green shoots….unfortunately only of spring and not yet in the wider economy. I want to begin, however, with a quick thank you to our customers for their understanding in the heaviest snows across the south for 18 years. Almost without exception, we kept all our [...]