Category Archives: Business

Crooked returns and compensation culture now rife in Britain

The compensation culture has run amok since Bernard Levin first coined the phrase in the early nineties. Its original roots sprang from genuine searches for justice. Now it is also a potentially dangerous tool in a world of where money still equals power. The man in the street, the smaller company, are too often unable…
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Drugs, theft and violence blighted the last few years of my business

In our glory years, I believed us to have amazing staff relations. We were expanding fast, working hard, high on energy and hitting the pub a lot. But my door, always open to the staff, brought sob stories (some genuine) of financial hardship and endless requests for free loans. I had naïve notions about how much…
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