Thank You

Thank You

Next month it will be eleven years since I first wrote my Weekly Dose of Common Sense. That time has seen the distribution list grow from a couple of dozen people to a six-figure email list. Every column prompts hundreds of comments and responses ranging from the...

Springing Into Uncertainty

Springing Into Uncertainty

I love Spring. It’s when nature wakens from her slumber and the sun begins to peek through the dark winter clouds. Last week I got to enjoy the full majesty of spring as I drove through regional South Australia admiring the winter crops. Fields of golden Canola...

The Cookie Crumbles

The Cookie Crumbles

The stock market seems to be confirming my fears about a slowing economy with hefty falls in recent days. The warning signs were there as interest rates were cut to record lows and expectations of more to come. Coupled with the uncertainty over global trade and the...

Behind The Economic Curtain

Behind The Economic Curtain

With so many domestic and international issues at play, it is difficult to pick the most pressing. Internationally, the UK has a new Prime Minister who will be charged with leading his nation out of the socialistic and bureaucratic European Union. He will also need to...