• Career

    The Art of Negotiation

      Notice the title? Yes, it is really an art-form. And yes, there are loads of books on the subject, one written, in fact, by an old colleague of mine that I highly recommend (see the picture with this article).…

  • Life

    Long Term Planning

    So it is also that time of the year again. That time we dust off last year’s long term plan, update it with the current year forecast and then reconsider where the hell it is we are going as a…

  • Making Money

    Contemplating tax investments

    Sometimes when you’re in my role or have my kind of background, you often find yourself conselling your banker as to what is the best way to structure an investment and you keep losing him. That is not really why…