- RT @Independent: A pensioner asked the BBC to help her identify a weed. What happened next will surprise you i100.io/UYVgX5M http:/… 3 hours ago
- RT @TheEconomist: In 2012, America's health system cost 17.2% of GDP. Despite this, it left 48m people uninsured econ.st/XMKF8L htt… 3 hours ago
- @SiobhanHRSheri @dds180 He does that doesn't he? 4 hours ago
- RT @oswaldtentacles: @holland_tom #ProgressiveHeptarchism http://t.co/SPecsS81N4 4 hours ago
- RT @PennyRed: Thought: what we're seeing in Silicon Valley RN is a lot of rich young men trying to back-engineer philosophies that justify … 4 hours ago
- @PennyRed Have you read @holland_tom on Byzantine emperors and early Caliphs? 4 hours ago
- RT @NicholsUprising: Finally, arrests on Wall Street! Inside traders? Speculators? Nope, a polar bear. #Climate2014 #FloodWallStreet http:/… 4 hours ago
- When the apolitical get radical: gu.com/p/4xngm Echoes of the post-war mass occupations of empty buildings. Via @chakrabortty 4 hours ago
- @jdportes @resfoundation Or even a follow up post. 4 hours ago
- @jdportes @resfoundation Fair comment. Will do a flow up post. 4 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @jdportes Sorry chaps, had to break off to chase a fox out of the garden, then fell asleep. But yes, another post needed. 4 hours ago
- @jdportes @resfoundation I think they probably are (given what detail we have) but I think Tory govt would end up having to do same. 12 hours ago
- 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
- Can UKIP scale up?
- The spirit of the age
- Why is the gender pay gap higher for management jobs?
- The self-employment earnings timebomb
Monthly Archives: August 2007
If you want to read a really funny blog, you should visit Harry Hutton’s “Chase me, ladies, I’m in the cavalry“. Here’s what he thinks about training: Have to go to another of their stinking training days in a minute. … Continue reading
Here’s another of those random thoughts I had during a meeting yesterday. Organisations spend much more time, energy and cash on talking about what they are going to do, and then making the plans look good, than they do actually making it happen. … Continue reading
Who are the kings and pawns in your office? Hat Tip: The Corporate Whore
There was a piece on Radio 4’s Today programme yesterday on the lack of good novels about the business world. It was the last item and the BBC can’t be bothered to stick the recording on their website so I … Continue reading
The Chartered institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is gearing up for its annual conference. In this suitably gung-ho statement it says: It’s no longer enough for HR to facilitate what organisations do. Great HR should drive what organisations can achieve … Continue reading
Here’s a strange story from the USA. It seems that accountancy and management consultancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers tried to scrimp on its diversity provisions. Employers in the USA are being encouraged to provide ‘lactating rooms’ where women can go during the … Continue reading