- @SimonHeath1 Interesting. Say more... @MervynDinnen @dds180 @NZLEAD 43 minutes ago
- Goodbye to #Ulrich linkedin.com/today/post/art… Succinct critique of model-obsession by @dds180 44 minutes ago
- @MervynDinnen @dds180 @NZLEAD Friend of mine in PR reckons they're just as bad. 50 minutes ago
- @dds180 @MervynDinnen @NZLEAD I've been on the case at times too. flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2007/11/07/wha… 52 minutes ago
- @MervynDinnen @NZLEAD @dds180 There's a book here. HR: The profession that refused to die. 58 minutes ago
- HR is dead: nzlead.com/hr-is-dead-so-… > Has anyone ever collated all the 'death of HR' articles over the years? Via @NZLEAD 1 hour ago
- Conflicts damaging economies in E Europe and E Med bit.ly/1sqy2bJ says @EBRD HT @ebrdcharles 1 hour ago
- RT @ebrdcharles: European ‘peace dividend’ under pressure from geopolitical risks: on.ft.com/1wqYZQz #FT>@ebrd study prominent in toda… 1 hour ago
- RT @CarbonZeroR: NASA: Aug 14 was the warmest August ever measured globally. (Records begin in 1880) data.giss.nasa.gov/gistemp/tabled… http://t.co/0tH… 1 hour ago
- RT @tonywilsonCESI: Great blog from our @PaulBivandCESI, how we've hit 'record' employment due to pensions reform. The forgotten reform? ht… 9 hours ago
- RT @politico: Barack Obama weighs in on Scotland vote: politi.co/1u9zn8W 9 hours ago
- ICYMI: Breaking up the UK - everyone's a loser wp.me/p3uYA-2aj 9 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: January 2011
Thursday’s post discussed how difficult it is to make public sector processes more efficient. That goes some way towards explaining why public sector organisations find it so hard to make cost savings and productivity improvements. However, there are also wider organisational factors which can frustrate … Continue reading
With the government demanding that the public sector do more with less, much has been written about public sector productivity and efficiency recently. I sometimes wonder if there are more people writing about it than actually doing it. That might … Continue reading
The head of the government’s Independent Commission on Banking, Sir John Vickers, confirmed at the weekend that a break-up of Britain’s banks is being considered. The idea has widespread support from across the political spectrum. Nick Clegg called for such a break … Continue reading
Editors of the British Medical Journal, Tony Delamothe and Fiona Godlee, have written a scathing assessment of Andrew Lansley’s proposals for the NHS. They are writing from a doctor’s perspective rather than a manager’s yet they draw almost identical conclusions to the ones I came … Continue reading
Since I last did an update like this a number of new blogs have appeared on my radar. Richard Blogger writes Conservative Policies Dissected. No prizes for guessing his political views but what I like about Richard’s blog, that is lacking from … Continue reading
In today’s Guardian Andy Beckett paints a picture of what Britain might look like in 2015, once the government’s reforms are in full swing. It is a balanced article and he has taken soundings from a number of people with varying … Continue reading
Two articles yesterday claimed that bonuses don’t work. One from Simon Caulkin in the Daily Mail and the other from Aditya Chakrabortty in the Guardian. Both cite high bonuses in the financial sector, and the subsequent catastrophic collapse of many banks, as evidence … Continue reading