When you’re in the middle of a hostile takeover

Picture the scene:  Tough-talking, pin-striped power-suited executive strides into glass penthouse boardroom and with a thwack, slams a dossier on to a table. This is her final offer.  If the company doesn’t accept it, she’s pushing forward anyway. It’s a hostile takeover. I used to think hostile takeovers were dramatic scenarios only found inside glass-fronted…

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High heels and a dusty old church

I was up at my folks this past weekend, recovering from last week’s lurghie. On the drive back on Sunday morning, I was listening to a bit of Israel Houghton. I admit, I’m a bit of a vocal headcase in the car…keeping eyes firmly on the road (!!), I still like to properly belt out…

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