Personnel Vignettes appears periodically in Bankers' Hotline. Submitted by various personnel executives, this series appears without attribution to the author by request.
A few weeks ago, I had several chores to do on a Saturday morning.
Have you had a good conversation with a machine lately?
There is an old saying about bankers that goes something like:
"Charge 'em six percent, pay 'em three,
In the office by nine, on the golf course by three"
For over two hundred years, messengers and couriers in London, England have settled money market transactions between financial institutions by walking from one to the other.