Role and Conduct of a Good Chair
This dissertation defines what a Chair could do to maximize the success of its Management Board. The appropriate qualities are listed with explanation. Also included; some conduct to be avoided.
Forethought and Preparation
Inexperienced Chairs often mistake their primary role as managi...
Striking the Colours
In the days of sail, any warship facing insurmountable odds and unable to escape, would strike her colours as a sign of submission. Usually this act was preceded by firing off one cannon not aimed at the superior enemy (intended to miss), thereby claiming that, “Honour was served”.
The superior adversary, once colours were struck, would take possession ...
Road Closures and Selfish Solutions
Every year Toronto is subjected to road closures which not only frustrate traffic flow - but cause economic hardship to Toronto’s business community.
The politicians view this as a way of life - ‘the cost of doing business’.
But this ‘cost of doing business’ is on the backs of those who provide jobs, dev...