Monthly Archives: August 2013

What’s Billy Bragg got to do with business leadership?

I’m not a festival goer, but earlier this month I found myself at Camp Bestival in Dorset. This is a family friendly festival for those with younger children, and they had commissioned a cut-down version of a pantomime I’d written for a local village production last Christmas. One of the acts was Billy Bragg; left-wing […]

The current financial crisis and tajik wedding rituals

One of the few people to predict the current financial crisis was Gillian Tett, Financial Times Journalist. And she started issuing warnings a good two years before the crash. So how did she get there, and does her approach have any implications for leadership? The story she tells is of living in Tajikistan for a […]