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Planes, trains, automobiles….and buses

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on 18th July 2018

Article and podcast 5 minute read, 30 minute listen    Emotional journeys The celebrated 1987 film Planes, Trains and Automobiles starring Steve Martin and John Candy did not portray the transport industry in a flattering light. As ad man Martin struggles to get home from New York to Chicago and his family for Thanksgiving everything that...

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What does it mean to be a professional?

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on 16th July 2018

Recent examples of wrongdoing by investment bankers, accountants, lawyers, and consultants are at odds with our understanding of what...

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Journalism is not a profession

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on 16th July 2018

Nevertheless, just because it isn’t a profession and just because its business model has been shot to pieces doesn’t...

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Lawyers: The Millwall FC of the professions

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on 16th July 2018

The legal profession is walking a reputational tightrope. Seven strategies for getting to the other side. Football fans are...

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Old roots, new professional shoots

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on 16th July 2018

To be really ‘modern’, professionals should look to the Victorians. Professional bodies were originally established as radical solutions to...

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