- RT @VisceralBiz: Looking forward to speaking at @HACThousing @NHConsortium #nxtgen14 event tomorrow about comms strategies #ConnectedHousin… 2 hours ago
- RT @HACThousing: Tomorrow we step into the future of #ukhousing at #nxtgen14 conf & FREE #innovation exhibition w @NHConsortium http://t.co… 2 hours ago
- RT @MervynDinnen: @FlipChartRick referred to this yesterday >> When Uber and Airbnb Meet the Real World nyti.ms/1qJcPcN 2 hours ago
- RT @amolrajan: Obesity around the world, according to the WHO: http://t.co/zjduF5jGDZ 2 hours ago
- RT @TheEconomist: Why the risk of a new and painful downturn to rival the Depression is growing, not diminishing econ.st/1wlQXIn htt… 2 hours ago
- RT @PaddyConsidine: 10 years since the release of 'Dead Man's Shoes'. Time me and Mr. Meadows got back in the ring... http://t.co/WbvwqMdG4P 2 hours ago
- RT @DuncanStott: @FlipChartRick @rguezcheca @leftoutside Reminds me of the unicorn zone in my policy chart: http://t.co/OaUsHpeV5Y 3 hours ago
- RT @Birdyword: Might have something to do with weak public finances - Vocalink say FTSE 350 workers' monthly pay increased by £0.08 in year… 3 hours ago
- @HPIAndyCowper @rguezcheca So it is... 5 hours ago
- Blogged: Lost decade? We used to dream of a lost decade! wp.me/p3uYA-2bn 5 hours ago
- RT @PaulbernalUK: Lobban saying "the Internet has been the "biggest migration in human history"," is a very strange use of the word 'migrat… 5 hours ago
- RT @Shireblogger: #UK #RealWageCrisis ResolutionFoundation best guess of all workers ave weekly earnings profile to inc selfemployed http:/… 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: October 2007
Many years ago, at the tail end of the Thatcher era, I did a CIPD qualification. On the syllabus was Harry Braverman’s Labor and Monopoly Capital. It was considered, at the time, to be the seminal Marxist work on the labour process and the … Continue reading
I’m often impressed by the ability of women to run for trains and buses while wearing high heels. This, however, is just plain bloody stupid.
There is a blogger tradition that Friday is Official Cat Blogging Day. That’s why I have posted this video which, if you’ve ever lived with a cat, will make you laugh. Our cat even sleeps in the same spot on the … Continue reading
Associated Newspapers, owners of the Daily Mail and Evening Standard, have threatened recruitment blogger Peter Gold with legal action. It appears that Peter dissed The Appointment, their retail recruitment magazine, and so Associated have sent the boys round. Well, they’ve written Peter … Continue reading
This is an odd thing to hear from a Tory shadow minister. Theresa May has said that employers who are found guilty of pay discrimination should be forced to conduct an equal pay audit. For those unfamiliar with this process, it … Continue reading
Oh dear! The Corporate Whore is trying to pull one of the HR people at his firm. He’s planning to make his move at a pre-Christmas drinking bout. I just know it will end in tears. Possibly even P45s. These things always do.