Author Archives: JohnB

Tricks of Nostalgia!

Years ago, there was a very popular TV programme called ” The Good Old Days”, where the audience would dress up in costumes of the turn of the century,  and it was based on an old music hall setting. There … Continue reading

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Our customers are too big for leasing!!

Our customers are too big for leasing, they are a large PLC! How often have we heard that line over the last 30- 40 years? Or we only deal with large PLC’s, and they do not need leasing, they are … Continue reading

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The Pantomime Season

Here we all are as we approach the end of a very rollercoaster year.  I think that the pantomime season started quite early this year, my reckoning was before the Summer, but I could be wrong. Many of our favourite characters … Continue reading

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I know nothing!

Here we are again, as Laurel and Hardy would say, “That’s another mess mess you got me into” or even going further to Victor Meldrews’ catch phrase, ” I don’t believe it !” How we are constantly putting ourselves in … Continue reading

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Leasing is the new coffee!!

Leasing and coffee are very similar in many ways. Both are very popular, both have a slight mystique, but they are more alike than you would think! I was always taught at the start to make the audience smile, so … Continue reading

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Pragmatism Required

With elections, both Presidential in the USA, and national in Europe on the horizon, uncertainty is spreading. The word uncertainty is a word that business does not like to hear, it normally means reduced investment in new equipment and projects. … Continue reading

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Nothing New Here !!

I don’t suppose many of us had ever heard of the Nebra Sky Disk. It is not linked to any broadcast channel, or broadband provider, others may be available!! The Nebra Sky Disk is a Bronze age disk, found near … Continue reading

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Business as Usual!

The talking is over, the result is known, so the UK  has decided to leave the EU. Whilst I consider this a wrong move, I would say it just proves what a mature democracy we have in the UK.  All … Continue reading

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To boldly go where no one has gone… before, well only Greenland!

The words of Captain James T Kirk came to mind when thinking about the possibility of a Brexit; “To boldly go where no one has gone before” well not strictly true, Greenland did leave in 1985, however, not from the EU, … Continue reading

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Oliver makes his choice!

  This year will be a very decisive year for all businesses.The year has hardly started with a bang, more like a gentle pop really. To carry the metaphor a stage futher, the fizz is as strong as yesterdays opened … Continue reading

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