- @SimonHeath1 @RafaDavies Ah, that again... flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2011/06/16/i-m… 16 minutes ago
- RT @LDNCalling: The always wonderful @CJFDillow on the absurdity of scraping IHT bit.ly/XTUxNP 20 minutes ago
- RT @KateGL: Look forward to seeing you on Thursday. lnkd.in/dFXfjmb 23 minutes ago
- RT @dougshaw1: Why #HR Uses Consultants - this looks good cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… for all you @CIPD folk Thurs 25th Sept #London 1 hour ago
- @AllthingsIC @dougshaw1 @fuchsia_blue Seconded. Well done Rachel. Well deserved too. 1 hour ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: @MrRBourne Over three-quarters of families claiming TCs are in work, including two-thirds of those claiming CTC http://t… 1 hour ago
- @dougshaw1 Thanks Doug. Here it is: cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… 1 hour ago
- RT @dougshaw1: @FlipChartRick @KateGL @dds180 Sadly - no can do :( I reread this from time to time stopdoingdumbthingstocustomers.com/learning/hard_… as a reminder to … 1 hour ago
- @dougshaw1 It's Thursday. Come on down if you fancy it. @KateGL @dds180 1 hour ago
- @ebrdcharles No problem Jonathan. Interesting stuff as ever. @DoriCreates @motomatters @rowbar @EBRD 3 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @workessence Provided it's not a rubbish pub, of course. If it is, I will just sit there and moan. 3 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @workessence No, honestly, I'm a cheerful chap really. If we go to the pub, I'll prove it. 3 hours ago
- 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
- Why is the gender pay gap higher for management jobs?
- The self-employment earnings timebomb
Monthly Archives: April 2011
Here’s something to try on your friends next time you’re in the pub or at a dinner party. Let’s assume that, at some time in your life, you will fall foul of the authorities in a foreign country. The good … Continue reading
“If you take away the brand, what are this company’s strengths?” I asked senior managers from a firm with high-profile name. They looked at me gone out, as my gran used to say. It had never occurred to them to ask … Continue reading
The IMF dropped a bombshell over the weekend. It predicted that China’s economy would overtake America’s in 2016, a decade or so earlier than most previous predictions. Has the IMF suddenly discovered some new data? Has the impact of the financial crisis … Continue reading
After yesterday’s data-heavy post, something a bit more light-hearted for the Thursday before a bank holiday weekend. Now we all know that astrology is a load of rubbish. It’s a lot of superstitious mumbo-jumbo with no evidence base whatsoever. Anyone caught … Continue reading
Peter Hoskin and Éoin Clarke were knocking lumps out of each other last week about whether debt and debt repayments were worse under John Major than they are now. At least they were knocking lumps out of each other with numbers and bar … Continue reading
I’m still reeling from watching last night’s Panorama programme. If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s well worth watching on iPlayer. It told the story of a convicted fraudster who conned, in roughly this order, an investment bank, Notts County’s owners, … Continue reading