Tag: brexit

January 29, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 54 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 53  spelt  LO-O-K-O-U-T   (OUTLOOK) Series 52  spelt  R-O-B-B-I-N   (RIBBON) Series 51  spelt  P-A-W-W-I-S-H   (WHIPSAW) Series 50  spelt  L-I-O-N-S-M-E-E-T   (MILESTONE) Series 49  spelt  C-G-U-R-N-E-Y…

January 24, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Unravel Outlook 2020: global supply chains will unravel.  Trade wars, tariffs, Brexit & new populist governments will unwind world manufacturing & service links. Those connections had increased cooperation & lowered costs through economies of scale.  Breaking up is hard to do, will slow innovation & raise costs for consumers.  Unhappy bunny Guessed  the Word?     …

November 15, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 51 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 50  spelt  L-I-O-N-S-M-E-E-T   (MILESTONE) Series 49  spelt  C-G-U-R-N-E-Y   (URGENCY) Series 48  spelt  T-I-C-K-S-L-O-P-E-S   (STOCKPILES) Series 47  spelt  F-L-A-Y-Q-U-I   (QUALIFY) Series 46  spelt …

October 22, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 50 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 49  spelt  C-G-U-R-N-E-Y   (URGENCY) Series 48  spelt  T-I-C-K-S-L-O-P-E-S   (STOCKPILES) Series 47  spelt  F-L-A-Y-Q-U-I   (QUALIFY) Series 46  spelt  E-L-V-Y   (LEVY) Series 45  spelt …

October 1, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 49 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 48  spelt  T-I-C-K-S-L-O-P-E-S   (STOCKPILES) Series 47  spelt  F-L-A-Y-Q-U-I   (QUALIFY) Series 46  spelt  E-L-V-Y   (LEVY) Series 45  spelt  H-A-R-D-A-Z   (HAZARD) Series 44  spelt …

September 18, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Self-storage UK self-storage space doubled in 10 years to >44m sqft in 2017.  That’s 0.7 sqft for each person, the highest in Europe.  USA self-storage is 7 sqft per person, despite its homes being the world’s largest.  UK: 1,160 indoor & 345 outdoor sites, 450k customers, £750m ($930m) annual sales. We over-estimate the space we…

September 4, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Insolvent Die hard.  From a decade low in 2015, UK insolvencies have shot up 20%.  Out of 2018’s 17,439 corporate failures, construction was hit hardest with 3,940 insolvencies, despite the demand for new homes. Then admin/support firms (3,346), retail (2,608) & manufacturing (2,092).  Causes include Brexit uncertainty, business rates, pension enrolment & unsecured debt Guessed the…

August 5, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Zeitgeist “Staycations” in the home country fit the zeitgeist.  Rather than travel abroad, Britons took 59m UK holidays in 2017.  Average spend: £599 ($727), 2018 estimate £823 ($999).  Besides value, top requests are pet-friendly, hot tub & an “experience” (alternative accommodation, activities).  Nearly 50% of Britons are more likely to holiday in the UK than the…

July 26, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Rivers Settlements have risen by rivers from earliest times.  In 50 AD, the Romans built Londinium near Walbrook, where the Thames was still tidal.  By the 18th c, their wharves & 1st London Bridge enabled trade within Britain & around the globe, & made London the world’s busiest port.  The river’s economic, leisure & inspiration…

May 13, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for prizes!  Series 42 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 41  spelt  N-U-T-M-E-G-J-E-D  (JUDGEMENT) Series 40  spelt  L-E-A-D  (DEAL) Series 39  spelt  N-O-C-U-T-D-O-W-N  (COUNTDOWN) Series 38  spelt  F-A-T-F-I-R  (TARIFF) Series 37  spelt  R-E-C-I-T-A-L  (ARTICLE) Series 36 …