Blog: Get a plan
Dave Leggett | 21 November 2008
It sounds like an eminently sensible step. Before you get the bailout, can we please see some sort of plan of what you are planning to do with the cash and how you intend to make your businesses viable? Yep, that's sensible and the least taxpayers deserve.
These will be the most important reports these companies have worked on, period. And there will have to be some serious work done to get something credible ready by early December. As ever, it's a shame that things have to get to a survival threatening level before minds are properly focussed on what's gone wrong and putting it right. But this could be (ought to be, even) a defining moment if the analysis of the situation and what needs to be done are really up to scratch.
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