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Newsletter No. 17 – November 23, 2016

STATISTICS… The phrase “Lies, damned lies, and statistics” has been well known and widely used for over 100 years. The debate about who first coined the phrase is unresolved but the leading candidate seems to be the British Prime Minister…

NEWSLETTER NO. 16 – NOVEMBER 11, 2016

The Black Elephant… Languages are living, flexible and adaptable expressions of the fluidity of a culture and quickly reflect societal themes that flow through peoples’ lives – none more so than the English language. I was therefore impressed with how…

Dealer Bulletin – 11 November 2016

11 NOVEMBER 2016 DEALER BULLETIN Carsguide.com.au TO: All AADA Members We are writing to advise you about an important change to the competitive landscape in the internet lead management space and across related dealer support services. The existing Carsguide.com.au joint…

Dealer Bulletin – 10 November 2016

10 NOVEMBER 2016 DEALER BULLETIN Australian Consumer Law Review Interim Report Released TO: All AADA Members On 14 October 2016, Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) presented the Interim Report on the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) Review. The Interim…

Newsletter No. 15 – October 26, 2016

STARTING POINT… A few years ago my wife and I were on a driving tour of the Ring of Kerry in Ireland. Late one day we somehow strayed off our planned route and could not find our way to our…

Newsletter No. 14 – October 14, 2016

Stability… When we consider the frequency with which a new name has appeared in the Prime Ministerial role in Australia over the last five years and then we look at the morally bankrupt presidential race being run by the two…

Newsletter No. 13 – October 3, 2016

The Long Run… The Barbarian King Odoacer conducted the final sacking of Rome in 476 CE and drove the last Emperor, Romulus Augustus, into exile. But long before that event the Roman Empire had been divided into Western and Eastern…

Newsletter No. 12 – September 26, 2016

Peter Ustinov, the famous British actor and raconteur, once said that if ever the world blew itself up the last words heard would be those of an expert saying it could never happen… As we arrived in London this week…

Newsletter No. 11 – September 15, 2016

Special Post-Convention Edition Oscar Wilde is reported to have often commented that the only thing worse than being talked about is to not be talked about at all… I was not sure about the accuracy of that observation as the…