LAURENCE AND JUNE HOINS
"He could talk under wet cement"
Sir Robert Menzies
Laurence Hoins is described as an iconoclast of immense proportions - delighting in pricking the bubbles of conceit.A razor sharp wit which will entertain you immensely.An outrageous humorist who delights in unlocking lawyers, politicians, public servants, academics, economist,bankers, journalists and radical feminists.Renowned for speaking without notes, he thrives on challenges from the audience.Editor, publisher, journalist, TV public affairs commentator, advertising man, corporate manager, politicalorganiser, Canberra lobbyist, Ijcenced financial dealer, management consultant, training specialist, air trafficcontroller, navigator, sailing master, and seaman – winner of an Export Aware, a NSW DevelopmentAmbassador Award and winner of a high commendation Small Business Award – designed an energy savingproduct which the University of NSW described as “unique” and “highly innovative”.Barred for life from the Dept. Defence for his articles on ‘Fort Fumble’, ‘Malice in Blunderland’ and 'The Aimless BigGuns of Defence’ in the 1979 defence debate in 'The Australian’ (“The finest compliment one could be paid by agovernment department” he says) he was, nevertheless, awarded a high commendation from the very samedepartment for showing as senior people how to implement MbO In their dept. – “A waste of my time and yourmoney” he says.Specialised in analytical techniques at Princeton (USA).Trained senior staff from the federal Treasury. CSIRO, Census and Statistics, Navy, Army and Air Force inanalytical problem solving.Founding President or the Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) he assesses training needs anddesigns courses to meet those needs.
...For those who need more information, more confidence
matters dealing with your bank. Laurence isavailable to talk to groups, such as members of the Chamber of Commerce, business executives, farmers etc.If people in your area want to hear more, someone in your area could act as an organiser and co-ordinator regardingarrangements, please get in touch with June Hoins on (044) 232 962 or write to them at P.O. Box 795. Nowra.N.S.W. 2541.