Category: Series 61 – Jinxed

July 27, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 62 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 61  spelt  D-I-N-E-X-J  (JINXED) Series 60  spelt  T-R-I-C-K-Y-A-D-S  (YARDSTICK) Series 59  spelt  H-E-Y-P   (HYPE) Series 58  spelt  B-I-O-M-E-Z   (ZOMBIE) Series 57 …

July 24, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Jitters Business owners & leaders have Covid-19 jitters.  But those who’ve made it this far have already shown they can manage both detail (cut costs, deal with suppliers, engage clients, forecast cashflow) AND big picture (think ahead, reorganise staff, pivot operations).  Finance & legal expertise helps firms lookout for whatever’s round the corner.  More than…

July 22, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Xenophobe The foreign & strange Covid-19 can turn us into xenophobes.  Trade suspended.  Borders closed.  Families locked inside homes with a red cross daubed on their doors.  Theatres & courts shut.  Sport stopped.  Streets empty.  Bubonic plague was deadlier than Covid-19, but mark the parallels between London 1665 and 2020!  Stranger danger, but life (and…

July 20, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Elegant Boeing 747: Beautiful, elegant “Queen of the Skies” launched Feb 1969.  The 1st jumbo jet.  Her classic design exudes sleek style, confidence, advanced technology & dolphin-nose friendliness.  Poetry in flight.  Flagship of the world’s airlines. Postage stamp famous.  Commercial flight icon.  Hollywood status.  Flown over 120bn km and 5.9bn passengers.  Now retiring from service. …

July 17, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Nose Spies have a nose to sniff out the most valuable asset, currently Covid-19 vaccine research.  The land grab now is for intellectual property.  State-backed hacking groups never really disappear.  If a known espionage group is no longer evident, it just means they’ve become harder to detect.  Guard the network perimeter, make users aware of…

July 16, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Inveigle Criminals always find new ways to inveigle victims. In the age of the virtual heist, we know who has lost, but it’s not clear who has gained.  If ransom Bitcoins are never moved or spent, they become more scarce & valuable.  But if the hackers sell their Bitcoins, it floods the market & high…

July 13, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Dine To dine out is a treat, stimulating mind &palate. Incorporating theatre, art, technology & good ingredients, a skilled chef creates alchemy that can’t be replicated at home.  In normal times, Britons eat 1/3 of all meals outside the home.  Dine out tonight, & let the good times roll Guessed the Word?       …