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Technically, communication has never been greater or faster than in today’s era of globalisation. But there seems to have been no progress over the last two decades or so in improving the quality of communication. Effective communication between individuals is a vital element of our everyday lives but we are rarely taught this, or indeed… » read more

Posted by Stanley Crossick

In the sixties, when EU-relations were probably at their best, EU Founding Father Jean Monnet proposed the creation of a high level US-EU Committee of Mutual Understanding. Monnet’s argument that this was both side’s most important relationship, that relationships need nurturing, and that you start the nurturing when things are going well, was rejected. Today,… » read more

Posted by Stanley Crossick