Mid week and trying not to make any wild judgement calls, not least because building work still taking its toll (three more days to go of major work).
Britain emerged from its most severe recession since 1921 in the final three months of 2009, according to the latest research from economics boffins.
Small firms in low-lying parts of Britain are being warned to prepare for yet more disruption, as the big thaw combines with heavy rain to create flood threats across the country.
For entrepreneurs, the “post-bureaucratic age” will open up perhaps the world’s biggest market.
Sales becoming an increasing worry. Have three factors against us: the quality of service and furniture we delivered during the last two months of 09 was not as high as I would have liked; a brand-new, severely under-trained sales team; and last but not least, the fact that everyone we speak to is flat as a pancake as well.