- RT @jdforward: Scottish Jews are wary of independence as vote looms: jd.fo/s5NXf 7 hours ago
- RT @PubProfessor: Will a Yes vote make Scotland's Jews head south? jewishjournal.com/opinion/articl… 7 hours ago
- RT @AtheneDonald: Today's post: Who Isn’t an Impostor? bit.ly/1uDI5xT Impostor syndrome affects some surprisiing people if you dig… 7 hours ago
- RT @WSJ: It has been 6 years since the collapse of Lehman Brothers. Where its liquidation stands now: on.wsj.com/1qWBZqF http://t.co/Em… 7 hours ago
- RT @CityMetric: All the wonks are talking about devolution in England. Here's why it'll be really hard to do citymetric.com/english-devolu… http://… 7 hours ago
- I think @FlipChartCat is getting bored with #indyref http://t.co/vknZwxrB4a 7 hours ago
- RT @FlipChartCat: Well it's better than reading it... http://t.co/i6YiKeisZP 7 hours ago
- The Scottish economy in ten essential charts | via @Telegraph fw.to/uPq64kO 10 hours ago
- @VoltaireOK Where's that? @BloombergNews 10 hours ago
- OECD warns divorce from Scotland poses threat to global economy | via @Telegraph fw.to/UC046V 12 hours ago
- "Governments abroad don’t like the Scottish referendum." blogs.lse.ac.uk/eurocrisispres… 13 hours ago
- David Cameron's Wikipedia entry in 2100 goo.gl/fb/YlfrJl Brilliant, from @sjwrenlewis 16 hours ago
- 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
- Turbo greying
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Monthly Archives: March 2012
At least, that’s the implication of Paragraph 2.207 in the Budget red book: Personal service companies and IR35 – The Government will introduce a package of measures to tackle avoidance through the use of personal service companies and to make the IR35 … Continue reading
The NHS risk register, or at least the version of it that has made it into the public domain, doesn’t tell us anything we didn’t already know. I’ve discussed many of the risks at length here and Father Dougal spotted … Continue reading
Alison Chisnell has been digging into some of the statistics on female board members. The headline figures show some improvement. [W]omen now make up 15.6% of the boards in FTSE 100 companies, compared to 12.5% last March and a government target … Continue reading
Richard Wilson, the former cabinet secretary, warned yesterday that forcing the government to publish the NHS risk register could have unintended consequences: It is deeply disturbing that the storm over the Health and Social Care Bill, now at its height … Continue reading
Henley’s Professor Simon Collinson reckons that central government departments are 30 percent more complex than private companies. He has developed a methodology to measure the level of complexity in an organisation and has come up with the Global Simplicity Index. A … Continue reading
Has Lord Oakeshott been reading my blog? Me, last year, on the subject of a Land Value Tax: The left’s billions in lost taxes are just as elusive as the right’s billions of public sector waste. When you look at the … Continue reading
Things happen so quickly these days. Yesterday morning Greg Smith was a brave whistleblower, after his extraordinary piece in the New York Times attacking his employer Goldman Sachs. By the evening, UK time, the backlash had started with ad hominem attacks … Continue reading