The First Brexit: Part One – The European Exchange Rate Mechanism

ELO, or the Electric Light Orchestra, is an English rock band formed in… oops – wrong 70s acronym! ERM, or the European Exchange Rate Mechanism, is the subject of today’s discussion. Like ELO, ERM was founded in the 70s, but that’s where the similarities end. The Exchange Rate Mechanism – A Background An exchange rate is the value of one…

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A Brave New World of PR

Traditional public relations is about helping show a client’s best side (and minimising the damage of any misdemeanours) through media exposure. There is a strict code of ethics for PR professionals to ensure everyone’s reading from the same rulebook. And while some tactics in the past have been controversial (like the tobacco industry’s self-funded research groups of the 1950s),…

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