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February’s Harvard Business Review

by mel starrs on March 10, 2009

in Management

One residual effect from my MBA is a penchant for the mighty monthly tome, the Harvard Business Review. Incredibly expensive in the UK, but always has great quality content. Some of my favourite snippets from the February edition (which has probably just disappeared from the stands – lesson #1 of blogging – publish before irrelevance […]


Is activism dead?

by mel starrs on April 2, 2008

in Opinion, Theory and Comment

I opened up my Google Reader this morning to find this post by Michael over at Phil’s blog. Michael’s take on Greenpeace and the broader issue of activism is summarised by his remembering of AS politics: it was the oppositional nature of our bicameral system that led to the fractious nature of politics in this […]