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Disgruntled customer offered Virgin job

2009-01-29T04:37:01-05:00January 29th, 2009|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

Yesterday I blogged about Virgin and why complaining customers are the best.  Well, today Virgin offers the complaining customer a job. A Virgin Atlantic spokesman said that an offer has been extended to the complainant to select new meals to serve on the airline. "While we investigated his complaint seriously, [...]

It’s the end of the world

2008-10-01T02:56:44-05:00October 1st, 2008|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

My friend Craig Perrine had an excellent post yesterday about the economic non end of the world.  Nice quote here. It’s the circle of economic life my friend, not a crisis or the end of the US as we know it (contrary to what all the uber ninnies on the [...]

Nigeria tiff sends Branson packing

2008-09-04T03:00:56-05:00September 4th, 2008|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: , |

British carrier Virgin Atlantic Airways is looking to dispose of its equity stake in loss making Virgin Nigeria. The Sir Richard Branson- founded carrier owns 49 per cent of Virgin Nigeria together with Nigerian institutional investors who hold 51 per cent. The domestic carrier has recently been in dispute with [...]

Virgin Comics Venture Is Shut Down

2008-09-03T03:00:58-05:00September 3rd, 2008|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: , |

Virgin Comics, the joint venture between Richard Branson's Virgin Group and the Indian comics publisher Gotham Entertainment Group, has been shut down Try often and cut the ideas that don't work.  That is what Richard Branson is good at.  Virgin Comics was shut down because it wasn't making enough or [...]

Branson’s doctor in the house

2008-07-29T01:05:08-05:00July 29th, 2008|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

But instead of pursuing a career in the NHS, Holly will not enter her second year of hospital training and will immediately take up an internship under her father's eye. "I'm leaving medicine next Tuesday to start working with my dad," says Holly, who was yesterday watching the Cartier International [...]

Interview with former Virgin MD

2008-06-25T07:16:49-05:00June 25th, 2008|Categories: Whole Enchilada|Tags: |

Leon sent me this tip.  Thank Leon.  Leon blogs about the managing directors for Richard Branson's Virgin group.  A great interview.  Enjoy.  Link at bottom. You may know James Layfield as one of the youngest ever Managing Directors in Richard Branson's Virgin group. James, named in the Top 30 under [...]