When his trousers split before a client meeting last week, Hill &
Knowlton public affairs MD Andrew Pharoah knew he was heading for a bad
After forgetting his wallet, he then had to borrow £40 from
another client, before heading to Edinburgh for a conference. There he
faced Scotland's worst storm in a decade and a power-cut. To add insult
to injury, the hotel fire alarms went off at 3am.
Bad day at the office? He's tempted never to leave it again.