- @matt_leach Thanks Matt. 16 minutes ago
- RT @Helen_Barnard: Labour market stats: unemployment + underemployment down, real wages still falling but looking better, inactivity up htt… 1 hour ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: @CCHQPress More jobs with regular paypackets, but not all, and varying degrees of economic security http://t.co/C2OMDSnn… 1 hour ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: .@CJFDillow @jdportes Employment growth in quarter rather less than in same quarter last year - esp FT employees http://… 1 hour ago
- @gmggranger Not sure and not at my desk right now. I'll have a look later. 1 hour ago
- @terencecallacha 'Sins of the fathers' - is that all you've got? @Effiedeans cc @jdportes 1 hour ago
- RT @matt_leach: If you missed it earlier in wk, read this from @NIESRorg and ponder how much of it has had adequate airtime http://t.co/Mbw… 1 hour ago
- Breaking up the UK - everyone's a loser wp.me/p3uYA-2aj 1 hour ago
- RT @JoanCostaiFont: Are the Scots really sucking up a massive subsidy? | Ben Chu | Independent Chunomics Blogs blogs.independent.co.uk/2014/09/10/are… via @… 1 hour ago
- RT @anthonypainter: The complicated politics of 'the vow' has barely begun. @emranmian spots the new faultlines. brightblue.org.uk/index.php/blog… 1 hour ago
- RT @johnvanreenen: Effective @AdamPosen takedown of @JosephEStiglitz defense of #Scottish independence bit.ly/1s5qd13 2 hours ago
- RT @jdportes: @swilliamsmp @DuncanStott You might want to reconsider that one: epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/statistics_exp… 2 hours ago
- 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
- Britain’s management problem
- Italian tragedy
- Economy in ‘wait and see’ mode
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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.