- @CJFDillow Which table was that in? I couldn't find it. 6 hours ago
- RT @JamesManning4: Outstanding. http://t.co/BM0bO5Tbv6 6 hours ago
- RT @Frances_Coppola: Blogpost, on Lloyds Banking Group's simply appalling retail sales incentives scheme (for which they have been fined): … 7 hours ago
- @DuncanWeldon Did you expect it to be higher or lower? 12 hours ago
- RT @EdConwaySky: The @ons Annual Survey of Hours & Earnings is the ultimate account of how much Britons are paid. Read it here: http://t.co… 12 hours ago
- RT @faisalislam: The horrendous real median earnings squeeze that started in 2009: is it over? Latest ONS Ashe chart: http://t.co/fWKzjJfIZE 12 hours ago
- @yorksranter @faisalislam @Phillip_Blond Forgot about the nukes. 13 hours ago
- @faisalislam @Phillip_Blond Why is pay so high in Derby and W Cumbria? 14 hours ago
- “A liberal is someone who doesn’t know how to take his own side in an argument.” shar.es/OoO4B Great stuff from the Angry Bear. 15 hours ago
- RT @dds180: A chance to be involved with creating a sequel to an #HR bestseller? wp.me/p3wxuY-hu - great if you'd share @PeopleMgt … 17 hours ago
- RT @SurreyRoadCops: Remember as days get colder animals are attracted to the warmth of cars so check wheel arches or other hiding places ht… 18 hours ago
- RT @moorehn: If you missed it, all the people you see tweeting about the economy all the time chose their favorite graphs: http://t.co/KjNS… 1 day ago
- No-one from the north need apply!
- 1948: a dystopian tale – by George O
- What about Cornwall?
- Is there a North-South divide? And where is it?
- Business Demographics
- Big Brother, Big Sister and control-freakery
- A Comment Award for the boy who couldn’t write
- High pay, low pay and secular stagnation
- Demographic timebomb – not as timebomby if we work a bit longer
- Acid Retirement Home
- Public service cuts: Has the government gotten away with it?
- Bugles calling for them from sad shires
Monthly Archives: March 2010
Over recent weeks, a few left-wing commentators have been suggesting that the UK’s level of debt is not so bad after all and that we can live with it without cutting public spending to the bone. Earlier this month Madeleine … Continue reading
Given that I have hardly posted anything over the last few weeks, I was pleasantly surprised to discover that this blog has been rated among the top six HR blogs by readers of Xpert HR. I was I was all the more … Continue reading
This weekend, David Cameron joined the growing list of politicians advocating a Robin Hood Tax, to claw back for the taxpayers a small percentage of the millions the banks are making in profits. But, as the Observer’s Heather Stewart notes: David Cameron’s announcement yesterday that he would … Continue reading
This made me laugh earlier today. The HRD is having a rant about ‘unlocking potential’: “Unlocking potential” must be right up there with “people are our greatest asset”, “the war for talent” and “employer branding” as one of the largest pieces … Continue reading
Reading the newspaper coverage of the planned British Airways strike, you could be forgiven for thinking we were back in the 1970s with mad union leaders hell-bent on suicidal militancy. Even CEO Willie Walsh has accused the union Unite of … Continue reading
Told to me earlier today: “What’s the difference between a condom and a non-dom?” “If you make a mistake with a condom, it only takes you nine months to find out.” Well, it made me laugh anyway.