• August 11, 2008 11 Aug'08

    French Letter #6 - The Web Weather: Unpredictable

    'Allo 'alloToday the weather where I am is 'Raining', 'Overcast', 'Cloudy', 'Sunny but Overcast' and 'Sunny' according to the various weather sites I visited yesterday evening. These services are ...  Continue Reading

  • August 11, 2008 11 Aug'08

    Government loose lips on trains

    One thing that always amazes me is my teenage son's ability to navigate his way around complex computer games, quickly learn and master new tunes on his guitar, maintain six simultaneous instant ...  Continue Reading

  • August 11, 2008 11 Aug'08

    Slow take-up of PCI shows lack of compliance with Data Protection Act

    Experts discuss companies disregard to get compliant with the Data Protection Act and the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), proving there is a lack of enforcement and penalties, which would lead to a security breach, credit ...  Continue Reading

  • August 10, 2008 10 Aug'08

    With my own eyes

    I've just been up Mont Blanc. I went to look at a glacier. See picture Right. What I found was somewhat different. A millennia of time breaking up in front of me. Melt water cascading down in ...  Continue Reading

  • August 10, 2008 10 Aug'08

    French Letter #5 - Corporate 'Jewish Mother' Syndrome

    'Allo 'alloIt was pointed out to me today that Howard Brown, the cashier plucked from obscurity to front Halifax Bank communications with the public has been dumped for being 'too jolly'. In these ...  Continue Reading

  • August 09, 2008 09 Aug'08

    Why we really do risk management

    It's encouraging to see the Cabinet Office publish a National Risk Register, which sets out the Government assessment of the likelihood and potential impact of a range of different risks that may ...  Continue Reading

  • August 09, 2008 09 Aug'08

    Chief Collaboration Officer

    What with Ian sending us his French Letters from La Belle France, the title of this blog 'Chief Collaboration Officer' sounds as if it might come from 'Allo 'Allo but Non! I have just received a ...  Continue Reading