Category: Series 06 – Fraud

August 7, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

  Guess the Word  and Contact Us for prizes!   Series 7 starts soon. 1st letter of each post Title (in a Series) spells a business word  (spelt correctly, backwards, jumbled up or as an anagram).  Previous answers: Series 6 spelt  D-F-A-R-U   (FRAUD) Series 5 spelt  A-D-A-T   (DATA) Series 4 spelt  F-I-T-P-R-O   (PROFIT) Series 3 spelt  A-L-D-I-G-T-I  …

August 4, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Universal basic income  (UBI) Free money to every citizen is simpler than complex welfare benefits + tax credits. But the cost would be enormous and why bother working? Guessed the Word?    Series 6 (4/5)     [photo: peter-facebook]

August 2, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Retention £1 billion! deducted by UK top 12 main contractors, from payments due to their supply chain, as security for performance.  Not held in ring-fenced account, so small firms lose when retention-taker goes bust. And tied-up sums don’t help construction sector productivity & improvement Guessed the Word?     Series 6 (2/5)      [photo: Meditations]…

July 31, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Algorithm Divide and conquer – the machine-learning system to bring order to an avalanche of data.  Iconic 1963 ‘bubble sort’ divides data into pairs repeatedly; the largest unsorted object rises to the top Guessed the Word?       Series 6 (3/5)     [photo: zjazjazoie]

July 26, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Feedback “If I had asked my customers what they wanted, they would’ve said, “a faster horse”. ~ Henry Ford 1863-1947, Ford Motor Co. Do customers always know best? Guessed the Word?   Series 6 (1/5)   [photo: f4me0]

July 24, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Dunkirk spirit Courage in adversity.  Being strong when in difficulty.  Refusing to accept defeat. People in a bad situation helping each other. Lessons for business from May 1940 Guess the Word?   Series 6 (5/5)   [photo: Pavlofox]