- RT @EconBizFin: Meet the new losers of China, the Diaosi-a term that literally translates as "male pubic hair" econ.st/1icWkjI http:… 49 minutes ago
- RT @workessence: Post - Generation: dead #generationblah #cohortblah #workplaceblogs #hrblogs enough, already workessence.com/generation-dea… 59 minutes ago
- RT @SimonHeath1: @neilmorrison plenty of the same from other demographics if you go look eg gensqueeze.ca/it-isnt-stereo… 1 hour ago
- RT @IlonaBillington: BOE Grapples With Self-Employment Puzzle on.wsj.com/1mCVuVf via @WSJecon 1 hour ago
- @SarahGBurgess Interesting stuff. Are you planning to summarise this anywhere? 1 hour ago
- RT @anitathetweeter: Camera left on Piccadilly Line. People got off at Kings Cross. Anyone recognise them? Please RT and do a good deed htt… 1 hour ago
- RT @SocietyGuardian: Former special adviser Patrick Diamond talks about his book Governing Britain: Power, Politics and the Prime Minister … 1 hour ago
- RT @SarahMcKennaHR: Appraisal season? You've got to laugh sometimes! http://t.co/tl19MFHJmP 1 hour ago
- @ariadneassoc He's said to have been born in 275, when the Turks still lived in central Asia. 1 hour ago
- RT @JaneDudman1: No bad news and more 'yes minister' for civil servants from now to 2015, says @Exauditor77 gu.com/p/3zgc3/tw 1 hour ago
- St.George was Greek, St.Andrew Hebrew, St.Patrick Welsh and St Piran Irish.The Welsh have a home grown saint. 1 hour ago
- RT @robmulholland: Hull fans singing about being City of Culture. It's unfortunate that the culture in question is penicillin. 1 hour ago
- Comparative recovery
- The social media pillory
- More freelancers than public employees: Is that really a Good Thing?
- Waiting in vain for the rebound
- Is the state shrinking?
- The working poor and the welfare cap
- Public finances: The picture is largely unchanged
- Is wealth inequality just getting back to normal?
- Bob Crow
- What happens when the pensions run out?
- Work in 2030: Even more precarious than it is now
- The 4G workplace
Monthly Archives: December 2009
In a case bearing a remarkable similarity to that of Sharon Shoesmith, Salford City Council has dismissed its director of children’s services without compensation or pay in lieu of notice. Salford’s social services department failed to prevent the murder of two-year-old Demi Leigh Mahon, … Continue reading
It is surely a measure of how unpopular bankers are that even the Daily Mail sides with the government on the windfall tax. Whatever the practical problems of such a tax, and there are many, the moral and political arguments are stacked … Continue reading
Gordon Brown has delivered his much-trailed speech promising government efficiency savings. The Prime Minister repeated the promise to protect frontline services, made by Alistair Darling in April’s budget. The government’s plan has been given the title Putting the Frontline First, reinforcing the message that cuts … Continue reading