What has the Greek crisis got to teach us?

You may think I am going to agree with George Osborne that it shows what a mess we would be in if it were not for his brilliant management of the economy.  No! There again you may think I am going to say something about borrowing too much.  Well, sort of. But not...

More warnings about statistics – but not by me!

I have found a book by someone else who is concerned about the deliberate and accidental ways people get misled by statistics.  It is longer and a bit more difficult than mine in places, but it is worth the effort. “How not to be wrong: the hidden maths of...

Risk Management Seminar.

You may be interested to know that St. Helens Chamber are putting on a seminar on Risk Management. It is on Thursday 17th September. Go to http://www.sthelenschamber.com/events/2508 The speaker is… you’ll never guess! I promise it will be fun as well as...

My e-mails might disappear!

I hope everyone can see this. There may be some disruption to my e-mails over this weekend. This is because my website host is changing some of his arrangements. If you want me urgently remember my ‘phone is still working! Also, be prepared to re-send anything...