Robin Cook

February 13, 2012
Sir Andrew Witty

Drug Companies Join Hands to Fight Diseases

Just when you thought that money ruled everything, along comes a story that gives you hope. It seems the age-old gripe against the pharmaceutical industry of inflated prices and restricted patents for third world health care has just had a volte-face – and it doesn’t seem like a PR stunt! The […]
February 8, 2012
Giving pledge

Philanthropy’s New Dawn

With the accessibility of information these days, it’s apparent a new sharing, ethical high ground is being embraced by some of society’s ‘big fish.’ At a time when the US Republican presidential hopefuls are being publically seen as greedy tax dodgers, it’s refreshing to see a dialogue emerging in the media […]
January 30, 2012
John Lewis

John Lewis: a successful business model for the future

An amazing photograph appeared recently in The Guardian newspaper – the shot consisted of the MD of John Lewis, addressing hundreds of his ‘partners’ at a new branch opening in London. What makes the shot interesting is the fact that his partners are employees that share in the ownership of the […]
January 25, 2012
NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

I’m Driving Green

Let’s face it – it’s hard to be hopeful. With the current economic climate in Europe and America, politicians are fighting to stay alive in an increasingly skeptical landscape. And the public is just fighting with frustration. But if one takes the time to read the fine print (although that tends […]