20th October 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | 1.5 Hours | Virtual Event
This workshop will enable participants to more accurately assess the risks and opportunities for themselves and their business in the foreseeable future. The latest data on the UK, the EU, the USA, and Asia will be shared as required and forecasts of all the key indicators.
Roger will brief you on why this is not a typical recession. The metrics are different. Wealth continues to increase, incomes have been largely maintained for the majority, and most firms outside the hospitality, leisure, and travel sector are maintaining their capacity.
He will cover the whole issue of Government debt, how it is managed and why it doesn’t have to be paid down. The continuing challenge of Brexit and supply chain shortages; The National Challenge for the next 15 years; taxes; household incomes; inflation; house prices and global trade.
Roger is an economist turned strategist. He began his career in the New Zealand Treasury, then moved into Airline Business Planning and teaching postgraduates all aspects of economics. He designed and ran the postgraduate diploma in Airline Management for British Airways before joining Henley Management College in 1987, where for 21 years he taught senior managers macroeconomics and strategy.
Roger is an independent teaching consultant. He has been external examiner to Bath University, worked with the Bank of England, three of the major UK clearing banks, advised a major London recording studio for 15 years, and regularly talks to SME owners in the UK and Europe about economic trends. He is a visiting fellow to Ashridge, Warwick and Henley business schools.
Roger is a practical researcher. He focuses on how the economy really works and on the links between FT100 reward systems, the behaviour of banks and economic instability. He also researches his clients trading environment as a necessary component of his teaching. His book “Making Sense of the Economy” is in its fourth reprint.
He speaks at conferences around the world on the economic outlook and its impact on business. His quarterly Economic Update is sent to 1,200 SMEs
Joe Galvin is Chief Research Officer for Vistage, the world’s leading executive coaching organisation for small and midsize businesses.
In this role, Joe is responsible for providing Vistage members with the most current, compelling and actionable thought leadership
on issues, topics and decisions of small and midsized business CEOs.