Monthly Archives: June 2011

  1. Making Hay

    Summer is here, the sun is shining, the birds are singing, the days are long and business is good. Or is it? Ok, so the sun isn’t always shinning and hot summers seem a thing of the past, but the concept of how weather affects business is a hotly contested (excuse the pun) subject these days. Economists have often tried to establish a link between weather patterns and economic activity - for many of our customers, weather can be a game changer.
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  2. Will the real apprentice please stand up

    There is a certain programme on BBC1 that is currently airing every Wednesday at 9pm. It’s the one where a well known businessman gives a bunch of twentysomethings a task to do before firing one of them. It’s become quite a hit apparently.
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