- RT @JobsEconomist: EU migration, jobs and pay thejobseconomist.blogspot.com/2014/10/no-won… 7 hours ago
- RT @JobsEconomist: @Kevin_Maguire To be consistent Andrew Green should turn peerage down, on the grounds that House of Lords is overcrowded 7 hours ago
- UKIP has made the EU cool again: i100.independent.co.uk/article/suppor… 7 hours ago
- RT @MatthewdAncona: My @ESComment column: the elevation of Sir Andrew Green to the peerage is a woeful act of appeasement http://t.co/eQ89O… 8 hours ago
- @JohnRentoul Thanks John. Actually, I nicked the chart from @PSTbrooks & @KayleyHignell 8 hours ago
- RT @jb_mole: Good to see @FlipChartRick making use of excellent @CitizensAdvice labour mkt research by @PSTbrooks & @KayleyHignell http://t… 8 hours ago
- @sebschmoller Thanks Seb 8 hours ago
- @MJCarty Thanks Michael. 8 hours ago
- When online firms meet the real world: nyti.ms/1qJcPcN Wealth without people can only go so far. HT @mervyndinnen 14 hours ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: @Frances_Coppola 1/2 Numbers of 65+ in work doubled over last ten years http://t.co/kug0Csyasf 15 hours ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: Extraordinarily fact-free 48 pages bit.ly/1vMP3lQ 'concludes' UC is transformational & being safely delivered. W… 15 hours ago
- How much has public debt risen and who holds it? http://t.co/krwWyacMdk Via @StrongerInNos 15 hours ago
- Lost decade? We used to dream of a lost decade!
- Public finances: From La La Land to Dipsy Land
- The taxless recovery
- A high-skill, low-wage recovery
- The 2015 Dilemma (Revised Edition)
- Pirate Day joke
- Nine thoughts on the referendum result
- Breaking up the UK – everyone’s a loser
- The brutal maths of public spending
- Who saw the crash coming?
- Are we really about to split up our country?
- The Old Rectory Syndrome
Monthly Archives: May 2007
Here is the Milton Friedman Choir telling us that companies have no social duty. So much for corporate social responsibility, eh?
I’m never sure how much of The Apprentice is contrived. It’s probably not scripted but I doubt whether it is as spontaneous as it seems when the programme is shown. When the candidates arrive for the final dressing down from Alan Sugar, not knowing who … Continue reading
If you’ve got a Smartphone or pocket PC, here’s a piece of advice. Don’t play Bubble Breaker. It’s addictive. The firm that makes it has a warning on its website telling you not to play it if you have deadlines to meet. When … Continue reading
Recruitment firms sometimes massage the truth a bit when they write job ads. This one for a Commercial Temps Consultant says of the hiring company: ……they provide a supportive, encouraging environment, no office politics and a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Bullsheeeeit! There are always … Continue reading
Here’s a film that looks like a must for anyone interested in the twists and turns of corporate life. The Boss of It All is about the owner of an IT company who pretends that he is not really the boss … Continue reading
Yesterday evening, I went to a talk given by an employment lawyer. He can be no more certain of the future than any of us but he was prepared to speculate on the sort of cases which might come up over the next couple of … Continue reading