- RT @CJFDillow: @FlipChartRick Poses qn: why hasn't Labour become anti-managerialist, given that such a stance could be popular as well as r… 4 hours ago
- RT @IPPR: Do the party conference tax announcements stack up? @SThompson20 on @LeftFootFwd leftfootforward.org/2014/10/exclus… http://t.co/vciCTHRPhK 5 hours ago
- RT @marklpotts: Tesco’s profits black hole bigger than expected and runs back several years gu.com/p/42yvb/stw 5 hours ago
- RT @dpcarrington: ICYM: China's #coal use falls for first time this century: analysis > significant moment theguardian.com/environment/20… http://… 5 hours ago
- RT @ONS: Manufacturing jobs have fallen markedly since 1979 (Fig 5 in ow.ly/DaNIh ) #UKMfgStats http://t.co/2D6rtaMtdB 5 hours ago
- RT @Guy_Stallard: @FlipChartRick @TheStaggers @smith_institute @LivingWageUK recognised service providers + accredited employers have much … 5 hours ago
- RT @jrf_uk: Tackling low pay and building more homes should be the Conservative's election offer - @TimMontgomerie in @thetimes: http://t.c… 5 hours ago
- Arrived at #nextgen14 after ignoring the signs, going through the wrong door and wandering around looking confused. 5 hours ago
- How to fix Britain’s broken workplaces? Should government take the lead? bit.ly/1uIUMow Via @TheStaggers @smith_institute 5 hours ago
- RT @TheStaggers: How to fix Britain’s broken workplaces? @smith_institute's Paul Hunter on a vision of workplace citizenship: http://t.co/e… 5 hours ago
- RT @ScillySergeant: 9am on Ticket Thursday. Sweet streets. Thank you folks http://t.co/w6cv9RWtwl 5 hours ago
- RT @PaulDuxbury: I wonder if there was a day without a hashtagged #HR conference would the world come to an end? 5 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