- "The problem with most of the writing on the future of work is that it is done by hipsters in coffee shops." ddsouzadotcom.wordpress.com/2014/10/31/202… 1 hour ago
- @KevinJBall So have most people who have ever got to know me. @MJCarty 2 hours ago
- @dds180 Actually, you should have one of these as your avatar: sousacentral.blogspot.co.uk/2011/01/sousap… @MJCarty @workessence @martincouzins @leftoutside 2 hours ago
- @dds180 @MJCarty @workessence @martincouzins Inspired by @leftoutside 2 hours ago
- @Frances_Coppola I'm glad you said that. I wondered if I'd missed something. 2 hours ago
- @KevinJBall @MJCarty "A insect, dumb and torrid, comes of the daddyo" - 1960s robot poetry. No, really... groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/… 3 hours ago
- RT @dds180: Immigration poll reveals Daily Mail working like a charm (@FlipChartRick) thedailymash.co.uk/news/society/i… 3 hours ago
- @acockroft @MJCarty Taken to its logical conclusion, that's where we'd end up. 3 hours ago
- @MervynDinnen Thanks. Thought you'd like that one. 3 hours ago
- RT @martinwolf_: Public finance is both a moral and technical challenge on.ft.com/1p7cVQG 3 hours ago
- @KevinJBall @MJCarty That was the point, kind of... 3 hours ago
- @DAtkinson4PC But we started it. They just commercialised it and turned it into a Thing. 3 hours ago
- 2026 and All That
- Low pay and the deficit
- 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?
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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.