- RT @ChangeContinuum: The Future of Coaching by Simon Heath wp.me/p1sOyC-hI 2 hours ago
- @johnb78 Thanks for the RT John. Meant to HT you for the thoughts from our conversation a few weeks ago. 2 hours ago
- What's happened to the gender pay gap? wp.me/p3uYA-1LO #HR #ukemplaw 2 hours ago
- @MayaDroeschler Thanks for the RT 2 hours ago
- RT @TheAtlantic: Portraits of Uighurs, China's Embattled Muslim Minority theatln.tc/12yDayP 2 hours ago
- RT @RippedOffBriton: Corporate bosses bonuses snatched? Shareholders revolting? See why bonuses are given even for failure : - http://t.co/… 2 hours ago
- @CreativeCrip What is this? 3 hours ago
- RT @stephenboydstuc: 'Treasury considers Keynes to be an idiot...as so often before, it is wrong' ft.com/cms/s/0/e7b172… Wolf on cracking f… 3 hours ago
- RT @HRBullets: #graduaterecruitment rises, #pay remains flat wp.me/p14EDO-nR via @IDS_team #recruitment #HR 3 hours ago
- RT @SysThinkReview: 'Opponents of shared IT services in government have a new case study they point to.' goo.gl/3DHPz #SharedSer… 3 hours ago
- RT @Shachtman: 'We need to talk about Islamism' My Daily Telegraph blog about Woolwich. tinyurl.com/ods4jhn @NickCohen4 @davidhorovitz @… 3 hours ago
- RT @AndrewJacobsLD: A new blog post - Why I won't join the CIPD - with thanks to @danslee. wp.me/p1NUDi-iR 3 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: November 2011
Public sector pensions are being cut and the state retirement age is slowly but surely being pushed towards seventy. Many people are outraged by all this but is it reasonable, now, to expect to retire at 65? Most of us have … Continue reading
Jon Weedon doesn’t like it when people say “but”. I can’t think of a single word in the English language that pisses me off more than the word “but”. There’s no other word quite like it for sucking the positivity … Continue reading
The ONS published its 2011 data on the gender pay gap last week. The figures show the continuing gradual reduction of the gap between women’s and men’s pay. Much of the discussion has focused on the opening up of a … Continue reading
Some people, especially employment lawyers, are getting excited about “the most radical reform to the employment law system for decades“. (Shouldn’t that be “of the employment law system”?) But, as Croner’s Paul Clarke notes, we still don’t know how many … Continue reading
Damian Thompson wrote an extraordinary piece in the Telegraph this weekend about David Cameron’s manners. [T]o put it bluntly, Dave is rude. More specifically, he exhibits the calculated rudeness of people with very nice manners. That isn’t a contradiction in terms. … Continue reading
Executive pay is in the news again as the High Pay Commission warns of its corrosive impact on the UK economy. Those who defend such high pay levels argue that international competition is driving up the going rate for senior executives … Continue reading
Professor John Cooper was not impressed by the MPs’ questioning of James Murdoch. “Sorely lacking in forensic rigour,” he said, “the culture, media and sport select committee resumed its cross-examination of Murdoch – and they were not up to it.” He … Continue reading
Reflecting on Monday’s post, and on management overconfidence generally, I remembered that I had blogged on a similar theme before. How do you maintain the aura of confidence that people want in their leaders when all you have is questions? When … Continue reading
Historian EP Thompson remarked on our tendency to see history as a series of events which lead up to the present, and our own time, therefore, as the end of the story. So, for example, we say that capitalism eventually … Continue reading