Monthly archives for April, 2012

Jeff Banks Blog 27 April

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

This week I have been off ill and have had time to watch some old movies and whilst watching the 1981 movie Chariots of Fire I reflected on the quote of Harold Abrahams

       “ I run to win. I won’t run if I can’t win”

As those…

Jeff Banks Blog 20 April

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

This week in honour of Whitney Houston we are remembering her and Kevin Costner in the 1992 movie the Bodyguard where we get this quote

       “Disapproval is a luxury I can’t afford”

Business is all about relationships. We all know this. Those of us struggling in tough…

Jeff Banks Blog 13 April

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

Going back in time to 1950 and the movie All About Eve and we get this quote

     “I haven’t got a union. I’m slave labour”

I am sure many of us in business feel this way. Long hours, under-compensation for our efforts, stress levels that would make…

Jeff Banks Blog 6 April

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

The movie Avatar (2009) brings this week’s quote and given we are in the Easter holiday period I thought I would be a bit flippant with a quote which sums up a conclusion many accountants might come to when a client first walks in the door…

Jeff Banks Blog

by Jeff Banks

Quote of the Week

This week I was looking back at a slightly older movie – the 1997 “Good Will Hunting” and found

      “Good Day Gentlemen…And until that day comes, keep your ear to the grindstone”

A lot of us in business beat our heads against the brick wall each and…