What they say

Stephen Archer is a speaker with great charisma. By using illustrations and personal experiences and not being afraid to share his own point of view of the current situation and who is to blame for it, he engages the whole audience, at the same time helping us all to understand the credit crunch a little better.

— Warwick Business School


Trade Unions to press self destruct button?

September 20th, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

Oh dear – are we heading for industrial unrest and protest at the government cuts? Will there be some ghastly throwback to the 1970s and pointless strikes that destroy value and jobs? The TUC conference has slipped into last week’s news as the party conference season gets into full swing but we should not relax…

Will the state learn from business?

August 2nd, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

The initial excitement about budget cuts is now causing some major head scratching and protectionist thinking in government and local government. This is natural enough; after all, a saving target of up to 40% is huge. The exact areas of savings are now starting to emerge though defence is grabbing the headlines so far. There…