Is getting an MBA degree a good idea?
MBA programs are great and have a lot of career benefits. But when you scratch the surface of the apparent exclusive benefits of such programs, you may discover that all that glitters is not gold…
An Epidemic of Economic Ignorance
The last two issues of Economic Perspectives drew on observations made while I was on a month’s visit to South Africa, during which time the Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, presented his annual Budget to Parliament in Cape Town. He was robustly resistant to calls from a variety of special interest groups for more welfare spending than his budget could extend to, and I could see that his unwavering steadfastness amid all that clamour was putting his personal position at risk.
Thinking Differently with Marin Alsop
We meet with Marin Alsop, Principal Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra.
Thinking Differently with Kim Vose
Renegade Inc. shares a canoe trip with Kim Vose, a guide and teacher in Maine.
Thinking Differently with Roger Mavity
We speak with Roger Mavity about idea that success at work is much more likely to be achieved if we are happy and confident in what we do.
Thinking Differently with Hugh MacLeod
In this Thinking Differently podcast, we ask cartoonist, creative entrepreneur Hugh MacLeod where do ideas come from and what motivates people?
Thinking Differently with Lord David Puttnam (Pt 2)
In this episode of Thinking Differently, Ross Ashcroft speaks to Oscar winning filmmaker, Lord David Puttnam.
Thinking Differently with Lord David Puttnam (Pt 1)
Ross Ashcroft speaks to Oscar winning filmmaker and educator Lord David Puttnam.