Monthly Archives: June 2016

PATH OF THE PADDLE

THE CONTRARIAN Have you seen the ad? It’s in all the glossy magazines, even the ones on the airplanes, it’s on all the television networks in Switzerland, Germany, eastern Europe, even France and Italy, and of course Britain.   It runs … Continue reading

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DONALD TRUMP, SAVIOUR?

THE CONTRARIAN   As you know from previous scribblings, I am fascinated by the notion of ‘Megatrends’, from a book of that name by John Naisbitt. He describes changes as ‘trends’, things going in a particular direction, and he describes … Continue reading

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WELCOME BACK

THE CONTRARIAN Conversation you would commonly hear in Dryden, say 30 years ago —   “Mmm, yass, my Johnny is doing so well in the big city, he is some kind of an executive in computers”, or “he is manager … Continue reading

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