- RT @kpmguk: No closed doors, private meetings or hidden agendas with Gen Z at the helm in the workplace. Full details #kpmgslant http://t.c… 43 minutes ago
- RT @kpmguk: Future uses of #technology in the workplace will create an underclass of long-term unemployed, says David Fairs http://t.co/Fc4… 45 minutes ago
- @garelaos @dds180 I've never liked weak ties. I prefer ones like this: duchamplondon.com/accessories/ti… 1 hour ago
- @Prop_Resp @RobDotHutton @Stredni_trida Nowt more than you deserve. 1 hour ago
- Another view of the polarising labour market. More great stuff from @resfoundation resolutionfoundation.org/publications/l… http://t.co/L7bMNDjXry 1 hour ago
- Don't be fooled. Hierarchy is remarkably persistent. gsb.stanford.edu/insights/jeffr… via @stanfordbiz 3 hours ago
- 2040’s America will be like 1840’s Britain, with robots? ieet.org/index.php/IEET… 5 hours ago
- Today’s key fact: you are probably wrong about almost everything gu.com/p/42nqc/tw via @guardian HT @dds180 5 hours ago
- I've just taken the #PerilsOfPerception @IpsosMORI quiz and I got 9/9! Try it out here... ipsos-mori.com/perceptionsquiz 5 hours ago
- @dds180 @MJCarty Might have to enlist you both for research on #FCWU 6 hours ago
- @dds180 @MJCarty After the week I've had, I think it's me who needs advising! 6 hours ago
- Tax cuts a 'moral duty' David Cameron goo.gl/szKUCZ Comes with duty to say which services will close down as a result. 7 hours ago
- Low pay and the deficit
- Lost decade? We used to dream of a lost decade!
- Public finances: From La La Land to Dipsy Land
- The taxless recovery
- A high-skill, low-wage recovery
- 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?
Monthly Archives: April 2012
The Seventies were crap. It’s one of those things that ‘everybody knows’. The unions held the country to ransom, refuse piled up in the streets, power cuts were frequent and the fashions were embarrassing. The economy was tanking and Britain … Continue reading
Can we all be creative given the right circumstances or is creativity the preserve of a few naturally talented people? It’s an important question for organisations. If it’s the former, you foster an environment where people are given as much … Continue reading
Chris Dillow reckons we are facing a crisis of creativity. “What might be the most important question in economics,” he says, is “how to encourage creativity.” I say this is the most important question because it is the main cause … Continue reading
If you want to fritter away an hour or two on a Friday, you could do worse than play around with this fascinating Global cities graphic from McKinsey. It maps cities by population, GDP and Per Capita GDP in 2007 … Continue reading
Two reports about the cost of ageing and its fiscal impact came out last week. The IMF’s Financial Stability Report concluded that the cost of longevity has been consistently underestimated. By 2050, it says, if people are living for even … Continue reading
A bronze statue of Genghis Khan, by Buryat sculptor Dashi Namdakov, was placed at Marble Arch this weekend. The occasion lead Kate to consider the khan’s legacy and his leadership style. I can never decide whether Genghis Khan was a ruthless … Continue reading
I’m off for a few days on a finance and risk management action learning event. Normal service (whatever that is) will be resumed next week.