Monthly archives for September, 2011

Jeff Banks Blog – 23 September 2011

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

Just to show I can make anything sound like a business inspirational quote we venture to Pulp Fiction – the Quentin Tarantino 1994 one (not the other one) at the suggestion of my partner at Banks Consultancy, Peter Lever

“Vincent: You know what…

Jeff Banks Blog 16 September

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

This week I have found a pertinent one from the 2006 Clint Eastwood produced movie – Flags of Our Fathers

“A single shot can end the war”

We go through life dealing with issues that take up considerable amounts of our what could have been productive time. Unproductive…

Jeff Banks Blog 9 Spetember (just a little late)

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

I was reminded of a verse from a poem I learnt at school this week after hearing the age old “there only two things in life that are certain – death and taxes”. It comes from a poem called Horatius by Lord Thomas Macaulay

“Then out…

Jeff Banks Blog on Business 2 September 2011

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

Today we go to the James Bond movie Octopussy – 1983

“You have a rather nasty habit of surviving”

Of course in this context it refers to many a master villain trying to eradicate the British secret service agent 007. In business no matter how hard the market…