Tag Archives: Susan Grossey

“Airport 2012” – a disaster movie

I’m by no means a busy traveller – I’m not one of those people who can take their entire family to the moon and back on the AirMiles they collect in a year – but I do fly at least … Continue reading

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Island life

As you read this, I am winging my way overhead, on a sleazyJet flight from Southend to Jersey.  I normally go from Stansted, but timing was against me and so I am sampling the delights of one of London’s smaller … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to, well, me

As regular readers and long-time friends will know, I’ve been hanging around the AML locker room for many years now.  I started out as a self-employed person, and then in the same fortnight in 2003 two potential clients said that … Continue reading

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Hooray, hooray – ten thousand hits today!

I started this blog back in July 2011, so this is sort of my bloggiversary – and to celebrate, I can report that this very morning I had my 10,000th hit on the blog.  That’s more exciting for me than … Continue reading

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Dancing in the thought showers

Like all right-thinking people, I abhor jargon.  We’ve all snickered at the low-hanging fruit and tried not to look under the bonnet, and many of us have whiled away dull meetings in a secret game of Jargon Bingo.  But in … Continue reading

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My e-publishing adventure – part 11

Last time I updated you on the progress of e-Edward (on 4 April 2012), I asked you to vote for a new character to join my happy band of compliance-minded folk.  I suggested three possible people – and a teddy-bear. … Continue reading

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And Grossey hits a century!

Well, lovely readers, it is quite a day for this little blog!  This is my hundredth post since I went all hi-tech and relaunched my blog here on WordPress.  I can’t tell you how much I enjoy writing it – … Continue reading

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A catalogue of errors

Those of you who have known me for a while will be aware of my annual involvement with a weighty publication called the “Money Laundering Officer’s Practical Handbook” – or Maloff, in our house.  It is updated every summer, and … Continue reading

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Too organised for my own good

A friend who is thinking of going into business on his own asked me today what I think are the main desirable characteristics for a self-employed person.  I blathered on for a while about being self-starting, motivated and probably a … Continue reading

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Blog beginnings

I’m not a blogging neophyte, as I’ve had a diary-style blog on my company website (www.thinkingaboutcrime.com) for years now.  But I am new to dedicated blogging software, so please forgive me if things are not where you expect them to … Continue reading

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