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Trump's proposals could signal 'peak globalisation' say experts

With just ten days to go before his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump’s likely impact on business strategy appears to be dividing opinion amongst risk professionals. 936 more words

Insurance & Reinsurance

An early January edit

In January the ferry marsh is spare. Nearby there are godwits, little egrets, cormorants and, present in their sorrowful call, redshanks.

It is dark at mid-afternoon, especially on the days when the sky starts charcoal and lightens to battleship grey – but no more. 91 more words

Walk 2 - Burnham Overy State

Winter. It is a grey, drizzly day that bodes only to get worse. However, I decide to go out for a walk anyway. As I pull onto the hard standing at Burnham Overy Staithe my first thought is, ‘I should have bought my camera!’. 527 more words

Landscape

Frosted phragmites -- they're Grrrreat!

Bowing a bit under their icy coverings, these marsh reeds (probably Phragmites australis) withstood their first real winter storm.

Nature

Levy Loop Trail

Levy Loop Trail is located in the Barr Hammock Preserve just south of Gainesville, FL. The entire loop is about 6.5 miles around, with lots of benches where you can stop and take in the scenery (and also maybe a snack). 405 more words

Florida

Jekyll Island

Located a little over an hour’s drive north of Jacksonville, Jekyll Island is a unique place known for natural and historic preservation, the Georgia Sea Turtle Center, an especially photogenic driftwood beach, and vestiges of Gatsby Era exclusivity. 181 more words