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On this tab we list our recent news articles, many of which are included in our regular newsletters sent to Company members.  The articles are listed in reverse chronological order with the most recent first.

Please give us your feedback on any of the articles listed by emailing:  news@wcomc.org

 

 

A brilliant experience volunteering as a consultant in Rwanda has Freeman Chris Sutton keen to volunteer for other consulting opportunities in the developing world....

Is it possible that while Chris was encircled by gorillas on one side of a mountain, Father of the Livery Calvert Markham was tracking gorillas down on the other side, in Uganda...? 

"THE FORE" – funding for social entrepreneurs....

How the UK’s “most powerful man you’ve never heard of”, a former captain of the All Blacks, a CEO of Jane Austen’s bank and Dido Harding are disrupting the charity sector....

The Pearl of Africa....

Awakening to the knowledge of where the "mountain gorillas" of Uganda actually reside, and equipped with the worst climbing shoes that money could buy, Father of the Livery, Calvert Markham explores what Churchill once described as "the Pearl of Africa" ....

Pro Bono Reflections....

Liveryman Steve Cant - on his first months as Chair of the Pro Bono Committee, 2017....

 

The Polish view of Brexit....

They have shared British scepticism towards the euro, and both countries have taken a hard line towards Russia.    But....

 

Trade and Security - post-Brexit

The UK is looking for a deal and we have two bargaining chips:  we owe the EU money and the EU needs a fully-integrated security policy that includes UK Intelligence Services....

 

Taiwan Notes....

...in Taiwan for Chinese New Year ....

The book " The 99 Essential Business Questions "was presented to Business Studies students at the University of Greenwich.....

Representing the WCoMC co-authors were Liverymen Gia Campari, David Glassman, David Shannon and Benjamin Taylor....

 

Resilience – the tool of the Management Consultant;  often faced with situations characterised by ambiguity, competing priorities and even hostility…

Uniquely personal domestic experience can provide good practice in developing Resilience....!

Regulation, independence and the value exchange....

The volume of personal data is exploding;  the barriers to entry for its use tumbling.  Do 'they' know too much?....

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