Written on Monday April 9th 2018
There is an old Chinese saying that you should always give your enemy a “golden bridge over which to retreat”. After the battle, you may need to negotiate terms with the other party and a bruised, battered and bitter enemy can makes for a bad negotiating partner.
Over many years involved in labour negotiations, I have also found that it is a wise negotiator who ensures that a golden bridge is available in case their initial plan does not work. This is known as having a Plan B. A necessary precaution for, to paraphrase Mick Tyson, “Everyone has a plan A until they get punched in the face”.
adidas - Camo Running, Cross Training (Men's 11) - Used,Adida originals ,size 12,very good condition,adidas Distance Star Mens Running Spikes US 9 /3 REF 5464*,Adidas Mens - Black Running Shoes Size 9.5 (368293),Adidas VS ADVANTAGE CL DB0239 Nero Scarpe da Ginnastica Uomo Sportive,adidas Originals Gazelle Mens Trainers Vintage White / Green (S76226) rrp,1804 adidas DURAMO SLIDES Men's Slides Slippers G15890,Asics Gel-Nimbus 16 mens trainers Blue/Yellow/Silver,Adidas adliette Sandals Slippers men's AP9971,Original Classic Phat Farm Retro classic trainers/ sneakers (Adidas styled),Adidas CQ 270 Mens Casual Lo Blue Fitness Sports Trainers Shoes,adidas Men's Distancestar Track Shoe White/Zero Metallic/Slime Size 11.5Adidas Lite Racer Running Mesh Shoes DB0630 Grey/White Men's Sz 9,ADIDAS VS SWITCH 2 JUNIOR KID Bianco-20,Adidas 350 Spezial SPZL US 11.5 Eur 46 BNIB,ADIDAS NEU ORIGINALS ADI T TENNIS SNEAKER RETRO TURNSCHUHE LEDER weißAdidas Trainers EQT 91-16 Size Grey/Black,adidas Equipment Limited Edition Retro EQT Running Cushion 1991 "Snake Pack",adidas runners nmd white and pink size uk5,adidas Response 3 Running Shoes, Men's Size 9, Grey/Orange/Blue,adidas - X 16.3 FG Men's Football Boots White UK9.5 (AQ4321),adidas Seeley Decon Mens /3 Black White Canvas Skate Shoes Trainers,Adidas ZX Flux Arancione Scarpe Shoes Uomo Donna Sportive Sneakers B34509,Adidas Busenitz Vulc Size 6.5 US Grey Gum Skateboarding Shoes Sneakers,JEREMY SCOTT ADIDAS WINGS 1.0 MENS 11.5 Camo Print Original Everything 2011,Sandalen adidas Spider Man AltaSwim BY2610 Gr. 22,Adidas Tubular Pink & White Trainers /2 Eu 40,Adidas Originals ZX Flux Mens Fitness Gym Workout Causal Trainers Maroon Size 12Adidas Adilette slides men's shoes new Made in Italy Easy Blue BA7539,Adidas Zx Flux (V00047) Shoes Men 100% Authentic Size 11.5 - 46 New,
Call this the Charge of the Light Brigade stratagem and it usually results in disaster.
Continue reading →