Archive for May, 2010

Should government have a focus on growing new businesses?

Monday, May 24, 2010 11:52 6 Comments

During the latest recession as skilled or senior professional people suffered redundancy, many decided to start their own businesses. Some escapees from the crash of the City actually became Investors into young businesses. With the huge cuts to public spending now being implemented there will undoubtedly not only be direct job losses, but with contracts [...]

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Why must a hung parliament mean doom for business?

Sunday, May 9, 2010 9:40 1 Comment

Well let’s first look at the terminology “hung parliament”. It is a term that is designed to send shivers down your spine. Hung, drawn and quartered, a hung jury, hung from the highest tree. It provokes the public into a sense of unease, if not outright terror. The danger is that this sense of doom [...]

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