Business confidence might not rise – but the number of advisory groups has been lifted

How does a PM restore business confidence?

Jacinda Ardern gave us her answer today:  she has set up an advisory council.

This may well be the result of her taking advice from some other advisory council, board or commitee – or the idea might have dawned on her without any advice.

Whatever, Ardern announced the new council while addressing the issue of flagging business confidence in a speech to a business audience

She mused on what business confidence survey results are actually telling the government and referred to “a business confidence paradox” which she proceeded to describe: Continue reading “Business confidence might not rise – but the number of advisory groups has been lifted”