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- in a short time; soon

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80:20 insight

Author Archives: Dan Herschel

In pursuit of a simple, single answer

“Why bother to get married? You can just find a woman you hate, and buy her a house.” How to impress women by DI Jack Armstrong, from the BBC series ‘Vexed’. Although said in fun, it didn’t impress his partner, DI Georgina Dixon. There’s an elegant if flawed simplicity in the statement, which is bothContinue Reading

My Top Ten Shopping Tips

I’ve just spent time in one of our local supermarkets. I do this a couple of times a week, shopping for perishables like milk, veg and fruit. With the weekly food bill rising all the time, I’ve been working on ways to keep the costs down whenever possible. I’ve come up with a list ofContinue Reading

Pleasant surprises that shouldn’t be

Customer service has been through a revolution over the last ten or fifteen years. Much of this has been driven by our increasing reliance on the internet for everything from household utilities to entertainment. Unfortunately, it hasn’t been a quiet revolution. Quiet revolutions are not unheard of. The huge and generally beneficial social and economicContinue Reading