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Dec 31

Happy New Year

in 1957 this would be Balance Night. https://www.facebook.com/BBCArchive/videos/501546200218415/

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Nov 23

Leasing’s part in FIFA corruption

Both Russia and Qatar were cleared by a Fifa judge on Thursday before the process descended into chaos when Fifa’s own investigator Michael Garcia complained that a summary of his report misrepresented his conclusions. Among the report’s findings was an observation that the Russia bid had destroyed documents and emails were now unavailable – hampering …

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Jun 01

Painting yellow lines under the car..

The Back Office can party as well as any Sales Team. But at a gathering at the end of last year of Leasing Operations and Accounting folk, the festive spirit concealed dark problems and challenges to be faced in 2013. I carried out a straw poll and somewhere between a third and a half of …

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Apr 30

From Global Solution to Big Problem

In six easy steps: Central:     “Here’s our Global Solution” Local:         “Does it work for me?” Central:     “We will get down to the detail later but it can do everything we need. We will work together on this, now let’s get on..” Local:        “But I can’t use it because it doesn’t do this” Central:     “This is the …

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Apr 15

Coach a team with 100 words

Footballers are not known for their extensive vocabularies. So it was hard to tell whether it was a compliment or an insult when Italian Fabio Capello, England’s football coach, said he could manage the national team using just 100 words. “If I need to speak about the economy or other things, I can’t speak,” he …

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Apr 10

The six worst things I hate about lists

1. There is an annoying tendency of bloggers to resort to lists to connect random thoughts rather than writing a coherent article2. Worse still they call it the “eight greatest..” or the “five worst..” and did they do any actual polling to find out which are the most important? I think not.3. They have lots …

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Oct 14

Tree Swing Requirements

This was shown in a lecture during by engineering degree so it must be out of copyright by now! Still as true as the day it was first shown :-  

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