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Articles for June 2009

Farewell, with a last word on the blunder years

THE BANKERS have claimed another victim - this column. Cost-cutting as a result of the worst media recession in a lifetime means that Observer Management will disappear next week.
Good service must not follow GM's road to ruin

THE BANKRUPTCY of General Motors was a defining moment - in effect a symbolic final line under the management century that began with the invention of mass production and was brought to an end by the series of explosions that blew up the financial sector