18 January 2016

Cadbury’s owner takes biscuit with tax avoidance – while self-employed get hammered

18 January 2016,
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The idiom ‘taking the biscuit’ has been given literal meaning by the recently-revealed tax avoidance of Cadbury’s US owner Mondelez International. I have always […]


29 December 2015

Rugby: protect children from pressure to use steroids to ‘make it’

29 December 2015,
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In 1997 a man was jailed for six months for peddling steroids in south Wales. Hardly a headline grabber, you might think, but this […]


21 December 2015

Businesses should see paying their way as a badge of honour

21 December 2015,
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My mobile has been pinging a lot lately with e mails from politicians wanting to consult ‘business’ on what they should be doing for […]


23 November 2015

In era of big money, sport needs to invest more in governance and doping control

23 November 2015,
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Do sport and business mix? That question would have seemed Luddite in the heady days of the 1990s when football was first deluged with […]


9 November 2015

Enduring Lambrakis story sets example for crisis-torn athletics

9 November 2015,
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Athens was a good place to be yesterday if you needed an antidote to the contagion that has left athletics in a critical condition. […]


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