Why is leadership seemingly so unintelligent?

I muse upon this in the aftermath of the recent election and installation of Pope Francis I.  Now what, I hear you ask, has this got to do with Leadership and Management or Intelligence?  Why is Leadership seemingly so unintelligent? Consider the following: We know (as modern science has explained) the origins of the universe […]

How Select should criticisms of banking culture be?

It appears that everyone is running around shouting about the latest financial services scandals (Libor/Euribor, Interest Rate Swaps).  Heads are being demanded on the proverbial platters but that seems to me to miss the underlying issue.   Questioning Bob Diamond (late CEO of Barclays) in front of the Treasury Select Committee, Mark Garnier MP [Conservative, […]