My first footballing hero was Crystal Palace winger Vince Hilaire. A genius with a ball, wearing the coolest kit. What more could an eight year old boy want? Fast forward several decades and my cultural tastes have expanded. So has my reading list. It’s full of work things – the financial media, economic reports, thought…
The 2017 headlines were not kind when Jayesh Manek closed his fund management venture.
“Investors are giving up on active funds”, says the Irish Times. “A bear market would be a death knell for active funds” (Bloomberg).
Why is it that some 100 million people saw Avengers Endgame in the first weekend alone – and the Game of Thrones finale gripped the English speaking world – but the endless story of money just passes people by?
There is a band from Oakland California called the ‘Tower of Power’. For over 50 years they have been one of the funkiest bands on the planet.
When I worked solely in corporate communications, I’d spend an hour or two a day on story ideas.
It’s almost a given now that you should be producing a blog – regardless of the size of your business, whether you are an established behemoth or a lean hungry startup.
Why do people think finance is intangible?
It’s better to see pitching ideas as an incremental process of getting someone comfortable with your point of view or a new piece of information. Not everyone makes their mind up in an instant.