I was all set to pen a scathing indictment of mission and vision statements; items I occasionally refuse to write for my clients unless doing so culminates in a refusal to pay me. I hate them. And I’m not shy to say so.
Putin telegraphs sick-as-parrot fellow prez. Pitso gaps it to the land of the Pharos and more quotes of the week from A Weak in the News/
TV star turned president turns on fellow thesp. Zim junket pales next to corporate greed. And Spring(s) has sprung again… It’s been another memorable Weak in the News.
Only one in nine people is a natural salesperson. The rest of us hate selling. Because, when it doesn’t work, it feels a lot like rejection. And rejection brings emotional pain. So let’s equip ourselves with better selling tools – especially in the age of COVID-19, when panic is everywhere, times are tough, friends are not few but hiding at home, and no-one needs more emotional pain.
Lockdown Level 2™ means it’s going to be cool by the pool, although you wouldn’t think it if you were reading some of the financial press.
If cricket is such a sublime game why do some of its greatest exponents sound like they have swallowed a bottle of prosaic. A Weak in the News takes in the first Test at Old Trafford, casts an eye over South African football’s empty stadiums and wonders about rugby’s bosses.