One of the great things about lazy Sundays, if you’re a blogger in the UK, is the Sunday Times. It provides so many offbeat or amusing snippets to point a link at. Nothing wrong with that and something I’ve done myself a few times.
The star in the ST firmament is undoubtedly Jeremy Clarkson whose writing just gets better and better, so much so that I have to curb the urge to quote and link every week. But I couldn’t resist today.
Cars don’t do much for me. Given an unlikely Lottery win (I don’t buy tickets) I doubt if I’d waste part of it on petrol and speed, but his review of the Nissan Micra C+C is a hoot:
Now we all know that meetings don’t work.
All of them — with no exceptions — are a complete and utter waste of everyone’s time. Show me someone who goes to a lot of meetings and I’ll show you someone who doesn’t have a proper job.
All the great inventions and great leadership choices come from the mind of one egomaniac who then gets the job done. Everything after the initial idea is formulated can be achieved by e-mail.