Mary Allberry Joins Nusbacher Associates
9 January, 2014 | Lynette
Nusbacher Associates is proud to announce that Mary Allberry has joined the firm as Events Manager. Mary will be managing a series of horizon scanning events beginning later this Winter. The events will bring small groups of chief executives together to conduct focussed, sector-specific horizon scans with the Nusbacher Associates core. Mary comes to us […]
Rosalind Luper Joins Nusbacher Associates
9 January, 2014 | Lynette
Nusbacher Associates is proud to announce that Rosalind Luper is joining the firm as Operations Manager. Ros has in the past been judged the Most Efficient Administrator in Europe, and we look forward to her administrative effectiveness honing the razor edge of Nusbacher Associates’s capabilities. Ros comes to us after working with Connexions Berkshire and […]
What’s an anchorite, and what was she doing walled up in that church?
2 January, 2014 | Lynette
Are you an anchorite? Without structured methods of horizon scanning you can’t help but see a narrow version of the future, coloured by your background and expectations. Nusbacher Associates can help you use tools to hunt black swans, inoculate yourself against surprise and create a clear picture of your business future.
Defining Terrorism (Transactional Analysis Psychology, Cults and Gangs, Just War, and is Terrorism Different?)
31 December, 2013 | The Red Team Red Queen
Most people don’t realize that there is no definition of terrorism. Now that my most recent relocation has passed, #Volgograd is in the news and the Chinese regime is trying to paint this week’s Uighur violence as “terrorism” (see @RedQRedT on Twitter), I thought it may be helpful to post some of my thinking on […]
Lynette teaches Rome on video
19 December, 2013 | Lynette
English expert on historical fighting Mike Loades has directed a new video on the Battle of the Teutoburger Forest, with voice commentary by our own Lynette Nusbacher. Catch it on YouTube.
8 December, 2013 | The Red Team Red Queen
A bit of weekend reading, the mad earl who went undercover in Nazi France – Charles Howard, 20th earl Suffolk.
For your enjoyment…
6 December, 2013 | The Red Team Red Queen
Due to some hardware issues, another blog won’t be along until next week. In the meanwhile, for your viewing pleasure, head over to Youtube and search for “QI series E episode 7” which is a UK quiz show themed on espionage.
Nusbacher Associates Facilitate Knowledge Sharing
18 November, 2013 | nbcms
On 14 November 2013 Lynette Nusbacher facilitated a working group in Newcastle upon Tyne which brought together experts in social care, policing and information systems to begin planning information-sharing between agencies in Tyneside. The aim is to save lives by helping public safety professionals to share information on young and vulnerable people when their lives […]
Death of a Radio, or: Fun with Open SIGint
17 November, 2013 | The Red Team Red Queen
So back in the day when yours truly was working in [undisclosed location], I had a little hand-cranked world-band radio and used to muck about on “good” atmopsheric conditions nights by trying to hear whatever could be heard. One of the stations was, of course, The Buzzer aka Russian Radio UVB-76. This station still exists, […]
Trend or paradolia?
16 November, 2013 | The Red Team Red Queen
Apparently the female bus bomber’s husband and associates were eliminated by Russian security forces. While investigations continue and the article doesn’t state this, it looks like this is – as with Frau Z (see yesterday), and the White Widow earlier this year (see Nairobi / Westgate) – was another case of a female ringleader / […]