- Last call for today's post: What's happened to the gender pay gap? wp.me/p3uYA-1LO #ukemplaw #equality 7 hours ago
- RT @Frances_Coppola: RT @ezraklein: These 31 charts will destroy your faith in humanity wapo.st/13QI0KK 7 hours ago
- @JulieTowers_PRS Followed by political skills in a commercial environment? 8 hours ago
- RT @PakistanAtheist: The horror of religion http://t.co/A67xtrbTJO 8 hours ago
- RT @Frances_Coppola: RT @albertonardelli: Prostitution in #Greece has surged 150% in the last two years flip.it/oVMaR < shows who … 9 hours ago
- Today's post: What's happened to the gender pay gap? wp.me/p3uYA-1LO #ukemplaw #equality 9 hours ago
- @mickfealty Thanks Mick. 9 hours ago
- @yorksranter @dsquareddigest What's a 'media Nathan'? I only ask because I want to work it into a conversation! 10 hours ago
- @OwenJones84 That's from the days when he still had a party. 12 hours ago
- There really is a Mid-Life Crisis Motorcycle Club: mid-lifecrisismcc.org.uk/662/ Brilliant! 13 hours ago
- The disappearing gender pay gap: wp.me/p3uYA-1LO Has pay levelled down rather than up? asks @GrumpyLecturer 13 hours ago
- RT @VeryBritishDude: Does @ToryGrassroots realise how much faster This government is cutting than Thatcher's first, despite the landslide? … 14 hours ago
- What’s happened to the gender pay gap?
- Whatever the UK’s problems are, leaving the EU won’t solve them
- Sleepwalking into tomorrow’s state
- Fixing A&E
- How to reduce your gender pay gap
- Thatcherite zeal? Or just a re-enactment?
- Who lost the 20th century?
- Lambic and geuze – a success story with a sour taste!
- Shares For Rights – Government quietly revives one of its stupidest ideas
- Did the left win the 20th century?
- Did Thatcher break the trade unions?
- Workplace rights for druids and pagans – if you supported Eweida, this is what you asked for!
Monthly Archives: August 2011
There will be a lot of HR people thinking ‘there but for the grace of God’ after reading about the Hays employee who accidentally sent the details of contractors’ day rates to 800 RBS staff. I’ve never done anything quite that bad, though … Continue reading
Going by the frequency of posting on this blog recently, you could be forgiven for thinking so. I have the usual excuses, pressure of work etc, plus the impending evacuation of me and mine from our house due to flooding. … Continue reading
….or the Mervyn King Blues. A musical interlude to cover the recent lack of posting on this blog. As sung by Doug Shaw.
A couple of weeks ago, the government’s police cuts were looking like a done deal. Now, after three days of the worst rioting Britain has seen in decades, people are wondering whether this is really a good time to start reducing police … Continue reading
With everything else that has been going on, this has been a bad week for burying good news. The NHS making £4.3bn efficiency savings in the last financial year doesn’t have the same wow factor as riots and looting. According to … Continue reading
America suffered a blow to its prestige at the weekend when Standard and Poor’s downgraded its credit rating, removing its AAA status. President Obama’s opponents are blaming him for running up a high debt, as if the country’s debt problems only … Continue reading
Paul Herbert reckons HR people are sweating too much over culture change. His argument runs like this: Here’s the truth… you’re working too hard to change culture. Recently, Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute found that when just 10 percent of the … Continue reading
I know I keep banging on about this but I’m still not sure the penny has dropped for many people. More efficient public services won’t necessarily be better from the end user’s point of view. Given the scale of savings … Continue reading
Oliver Letwin is a very clever man who sometimes says daft things. He had public sector employees around the country spitting feathers over the weekend when he suggested that “some real discipline and some fear” were needed to make them improve their … Continue reading