If music be the food of city business


NESS rocks, according to the latest trend in corporate trouble shooting, which sees former Boots senior development manager Stuart Cross use his love of music to provide valuable business lessons.

In his weekly Growth Riffs For Business Leaders newsletters, Cross delivers choice nuggets of rock-pop wisdom to more than 1,000 business leaders in the form of lyrics from the likes of Bruce Springsteen, the Kinks, The Kaiser Chiefs and, er... Diana Ross.

Much like a great business model,“a great guitar riff is the hook that keeps you listening, keeping everything together but also driving the song along,”he said.

Meanwhile, former Bank of England rate-setter Andrew Sentance continues to guitar strut and storm the city finance scene with his band RockInTheCity.

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