Is new stunt ‘fowl pay’?

THE latest business publication to be launched in Scotland comes from Bank of Scotland’s business banking team, produced for them by Edinburgh-based Editions Publishing.

Entitled ‘60 seconds’, it takes an admirably time-focussed approach to making suggestions on how to improve your business.

When it comes to late payment – an issue affecting lots of media freelancers – one suggestion is to consider the debt collection agency that sends people dressed up as ‘payment chickens’ to sit in customers’ reception areas until they cough up the overdue payment.