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  1. Coffee purveyor offers lessons in success- and the odd failure

    Posted Feb 05th 2005, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... during the workshop as everything from customer expectations and franchising to the boiling point of water at altitude came under the microscope. Extra relevance was provided by the presence ... resources, capabilities and strategic options.' The company has made some notable mistakes, such as its short-lived attempt to move into magazine publishing, and seen its stock price suffer ...

  2. Heritage is key to creating a 'world city'

    Posted Jul 30th 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... getting natural air going through the flat for better ventilation and recycling water, but it would be foolish to think that they are doing it for altruistic reasons. They can put it in their marketing literature, and the reasons are mainly economic. They know that if some potential buyers see you are profligate with resources, they may not consider you.' He said there was enormous ...

  3. Wanderlust led to career of caring

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... and for reasons very different from today's. Back then, with refugees flooding in from the mainland and inadequate government resources available, Plan International came to Hong Kong specifically ... and involved dealing with the effects of civil war, epidemics, water shortages and famine. By the time he completed a degree in community development and anthropology at Rutgers University in New ...



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