- Secular stagnation in a nutshell: touchstoneblog.org.uk/2013/12/secula… by @DuncanWeldon 27 minutes ago
- @AcademyOfRock That would be good. I remember you talking about it but somehow I missed the final version. 32 minutes ago
- Age and the gender pay gap: Update with latest #ASHE data. wp.me/p3uYA-1TU #UKemplaw 34 minutes ago
- @AcademyOfRock Damn you! That just diverted me when I really should be doing something else! Very good. Liked the change of clothes 1/2 way. 1 hour ago
- @Joolztybura Blimey! I didn't know you were doing that. 1 hour ago
- @AcademyOfRock @MJCarty @KateGL @AnneTynan @SimonHeath1 Oh very good! Both the words and pictures. In a similar vein… flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2011/08/24/the… 1 hour ago
- @MJCarty @AcademyOfRock @KateGL @AnneTynan @SimonHeath1 What's this? Have I missed something? 1 hour ago
- @CJFDillow Got it. Thanks. 2 hours ago
- A few thoughts on yesterday's #ASHE gender pay gap figures: wp.me/p3uYA-1TU 2 hours ago
- RT @RichardatKF: excellent new report on what works in public health in #localgov by @davidjbuck kingsfund.org.uk/projects/impro… + infographic http:… 4 hours ago
- RT @DuncanOleary: Why not link MPs' pay to median wage growth? Quick post on the @Demos blog tinyurl.com/nxdaje5 4 hours ago
- RT @D_Blanchflower: @GuidoFawkes cherry picking buffoon - nominal median wage growth is falling according to the official data duh 4 hours ago
- Age and the gender pay gap
- No-one from the north need apply!
- 1948: a dystopian tale – by George O
- What about Cornwall?
- Is there a North-South divide? And where is it?
- Business Demographics
- Big Brother, Big Sister and control-freakery
- A Comment Award for the boy who couldn’t write
- High pay, low pay and secular stagnation
- Demographic timebomb – not as timebomby if we work a bit longer
- Acid Retirement Home
- Public service cuts: Has the government gotten away with it?
Monthly Archives: September 2007
It’s that time of year again. New graduate trainees are turning up, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, at companies all over the UK. The Corporate Whore has volunteered to help out with their induction programme at his firm. Silly boy! That’s the sort of … Continue reading
How often do good ideas get blocked in organisations? Sometimes, the objection is the familiar ”It’ll never work here” argument. You can usually deal with that by finding somewhere similar where it has worked. Altogether more insidious are the “Yes, but not yet” ploys … Continue reading
I’ll let you into a secret. A couple of years ago, I started a blog about the world of work, including stuff about managing people, behaviour in the workplace and some more general business articles. Not unlike this blog, in … Continue reading
This post from Guru reminded me to have a rant about the row over using Facebook and MySpace at work. As he says, there is nothing new about this. Ever since Solitaire and Minesweeper appeared, people have been pretending to work … Continue reading
What if business meetings were like internet comment threads? Rude and irrelevant comments, juvenile point-scoring, pretentious self-importance and transparent attempts to shift the topic. I’m sure nothing like that would ever happen in a real business meeting. Would it?
This reminded me of a couple of people I used to work with. Hat Tip: Corporate Whores (US Version)