Nations "no longer want to promise the Earth
and fail," he says.
Allen said the best consultants learnt about company culture, took time to understand what was needed and didn't promise the earth
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They promise the Earth
before the election and then abandon and backtrack.
IN the last, mad days before the Scottish independence referendum the main party leaders - led by David Cameron - fell over themselves to promise the Earth
to the Scots if they voted no.
Companies promise the earth
, jack up fares and slash jobs and services in a drive for profits and if the numbers don't stack up, they throw back the keys and expect the public sector to pick up the pieces.
But then they were caught out because they never really believed they would be in government so could promise the earth
He went on: "I know that in this time of cynicism and lack of trust in politics, there are some people who will say that politicians will promise the earth
but never deliver, that a pledge isn't worth the paper it is written on.
Most Chinese people have a can-do attitude and often promise the earth
, but then the money doesn't arrive.
While people should never borrow beyond their means, it is all too tempting to try to make dreams of home ownership come true when these companies promise the earth
at an "affordable" rate.
COLLABORATIONS between jazz giants always promise the earth
but usually come down to earth with a bump.