Dear Derek: A lack of confidence

Dear Derek: A lack of confidence

Derek is the successful manager of a small local business. In his regular column, he answers the many questions asked of him by people around the world. Dear Derek, My subordinates are rapidly losing confidence in my authority. Do you have any good tips to improve my...
Dexit

Dexit

After furious debate stretching back to 2016, the ‘leave or remain’ argument has eased off recently. Widespread concerns over the competency of the current incumbent has led to them having no choice but to go back to Belgium for further negotiations....
Player Ratings: Plymouth Argyle v Wigan

Player Ratings: Plymouth Argyle v Wigan

Remi Matthews – 6 Let down by his defence for three goals he had little chance of keeping out. Not a bad performance, but occasionally he failed to make it clear if goalkeeper or outfielder should go towards the ball. Oscar Threlkeld – 6 Committed as ever, but his...
Owner Ordeal: The Football Business

Owner Ordeal: The Football Business

Those dedicated Pilgrims who made the trip to Blackpool may have noticed that there weren’t many home fans in attendance. Trekking to a seaside resort town on a dismal December afternoon isn’t many people’s idea of a good time. Alas, the poor stewardship of the Oyston...