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Members' Articles

Over recent years, our members have contributed a host of articles to our regular monthly newsletters. These articles have covered a wide range of topics, both personal and professional, around their work and travel. They are gathered here under this heading, in reverse chronological order.

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"I want to break free" – Freddie Mercury....

Navigating, as a small Charity disentangles itself from the supportive but suffocating embrace of a large Charity....

Taken for a ride....

Asked what he was doing, and told that it wasn't funny,  a management consultant struggles to get his assignment into reverse....

Destination Grand Cayman ...

... in which the IPM and his wife take a short break in the Caribbean 

Have you ever wondered if holiday competitions are real and have prize winners?

Well - YES they do, based on a survey of one... And all Ann did was click "Enter" on The Times+ Online.

And NO - in anticipation of Brexit, this was not a trip to check the status of their overseas accounts!! (What overseas accounts?)

It was a chance to see, amongst other things, Blue Iguanas, the highly endangered species that are now being nurtured back into a self-sustaining colony, and also to swim with StingRays, get sunburnt and so on..... So for a quick report from the islands west of Cuba, click here.

The Livery Marches North....!

The Brigantes – The Livery in the North hosted The Brigantes Breakfast at Cutlers’ Hall, Sheffield

Top 10 British Race Champions: Awards 2016....

Liveryman Kulbir Shergill is recognised amongst the Top 10 at the British Race Awards (BAME)....

Winner of the Urwick Prize 2016: Research predicts a major change to the business of management consultancy....

The Urwick Prize for 2016 was awarded by the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants at their Education Supper on 12 May....

"Intergen" - a Charity bringing older and younger people together in secondary and primary schools....

To set up a YouTube channel for the Intergen programme, Liveryman Brian Ing needs 100 Subscribers!  Calling on WCoMC members to subscribe - even if only short term....

Wines fine from Rhine....

Not singing drinking songs while travelling in a splitter van, the intrepid Wine Club do their duty in the Southern Rhineland....

"To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive..." Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 – 1894) – El Dorado

72 hours worth of 30 minute delays - no suitcases, no briefcase and no briefcase contents - no addresses, no telephone numbers and no contact names at the other end....

Being “Past It” - life after being Master

or:  Master Management Consultant metamorphoses into Amateur Woodsman


The annual Ironbridge Event   

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