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


Globalisation – changing hugely and in a number of ways

January 25th, 2011 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

In the industrial context we have until recently considered globalisation to mean to reach of businesses and finance from the mature economies into the developing countries – not always to the latter’s principle advantage.. The recovery from the global recession of 2008 – 2010 is revealing the developing countries to be growing faster, growing in…

UK economy spending cuts – a gamble ?

October 21st, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

The day has passed and the sky has not fallen in. An £81Billion budget cut, 19% of the state’s current expenditure. This is a huge number. But not without precedent. Canada did it to this level in the 1990s and it worked. In the mid 1990s, UK state employee layoffs were 200,000 more than the 490,000…