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Talker

So, a Talker and a Grump walk into a meeting ...

I had a meeting on Friday - an internal discussion on our communication strategy. While the subject was not one I am able to get enthusiastic about, I always enjoy the social interaction of the meeting setting.

Sunday, 29 March, 2009, 12:00am

Henry's own goal gives talk shop an extra kick

'As the Chief Executive said in his policy address we should: 'Identify what our people need, so as to provide them with more efficient and convenient services ...' We all know that this is easier said than done. He only has to say it, we have to do it. The challenge facing us is really quite daunting.'

Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen,

March 27

31 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

How to recognise the enemy within

One of the surest ways to protect yourself against the workplace psychopath is to learn to recognise them, says psychologist John Clarke. You can spot them by seeing if they conform to the following behaviour patterns and personality traits:

3 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Keeping track of Derby hopefuls

DERBY horses past and present dominated trackwork at Sha Tin yesterday with Patrick Biancone's duo of Quicken Away and Charming Talker underlining their strength as Deerfield also impressed.

Quicken Away, the former dual Horse Of The Year, has been off the course since running dismally behind Concert King under the effects of the then emergent equine 'flu epidemic.

24 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Derby hopefuls put through their paces

THE big guns fired their final salvos before tomorrow's fascinating Derby trial during yesterday's Sha Tin trackwork session and it was Charming Talker and Deerfield who impressed more than Right Way. Charming Talker had disappointed in his gallop on the grass on Tuesday when significantly outpointed by stablemate Peace Gallery in a solid hitout.

12 Feb 1993 - 12:00am