- @jdportes @Frances_Coppola @Gilesyb I'm out of the country but I gather from @DuncanWeldon we're now up to £40bn worth of La La Land. 36 minutes ago
- @CervezaTuria Thanks. Found some at Carrefour but nothing in town. 1 hour ago
- @CervezaTuria Do any bars in Gandia sell your beer? 7 hours ago
- @moorehn @SmithsonianMag The other 90% are just not trying hard enough. 2 days ago
- @neilmorrison Did you see this? http://t.co/AyzauYxWBd 2 days ago
- RT @neilmorrison: Virgin offer unlimited holiday to 0.34% of employees bbc.co.uk/news/business-… I bet the other 99.66% are chuffed - based on… 2 days ago
- Catbert explains the unlimited holidays thing. http://t.co/AyzauYxWBd HT @HR_Gem cc @GrumpyLecturer 2 days ago
- RT @HR_Gem: Catbert tries it the Virgin way....#HRhumour http://t.co/rnnYoR1QvZ 2 days ago
- @StrongerInNos @Frances_Coppola @EmpManPaul @D_Blanchflower This benefit cap is sure gonna kill the deficit. #FiscalLaLaLand 2 days ago
- RT @sazza_jay: Quick reminder that 80% of new UK jobs have been created within London and minimum wage doesn't cover rising cost of London … 3 days ago
- RT @AndrewMueller: What riding my bike has taught me about white privilege < very good and thought provoking read qz.com/257474/what-ri… 3 days ago
- RT @wonkmonk_: The Benefits of Economic Expansions Are Increasingly Going to the Richest Americans nyti.ms/1vjWNeK http://t.co/4fDOr… 3 days ago
- 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
- Can UKIP scale up?
- The spirit of the age
Monthly Archives: November 2008
Just seen this on HR Wench’s blog. For a UK version, you’d have to replace Paulson with Darling, and AIG, Citigroup and Fannie and Freddie with Northern Rock, HBOS and RBS, but the principle is the same.
Funny how things can change in the course of just a few days. The Public Sector Rich List, published by the Taxpayers’ Alliance earlier this week, is already out of date. Top of the list was Iain Coucher, Chief Executive of … Continue reading
Maximum respect to Dawn Spalding, editor of Personnel Today, who managed to get a post up at 8.30 this morning about last night’s Personnel Today Awards. I was at the party until 2.30am too and I didn’t wake up until … Continue reading
They may read the Financial Times every day but it seems that a lot of bankers still don’t get what’s happening. For many, life in the financial sector is going on pretty much as it did before. The Telegraph has been … Continue reading
I suppose this was inevitable. At least one of the people outed as BNP members last week is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Guru has a wry take on it here, predicting that the embarrassed … Continue reading
A quote from terrorism specialist Evan Kohlmann on the Rush Limbaugh show: Al-Qaeda itself has had problems with racism and bigotry within the ranks, and it was only about a decade and a half ago that Al-Qaeda was paying different salaries … Continue reading
The media have been voyeuristically poring over the leaked BNP membership lists, trying to find something or someone interesting enough to write about. Even the Financial Times, where the letters BNP usually refer to a French bank, has this handy little tool to help … Continue reading