- @SimonHeath1 @RafaDavies Ah, that again... flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2011/06/16/i-m… 2 hours ago
- RT @LDNCalling: The always wonderful @CJFDillow on the absurdity of scraping IHT bit.ly/XTUxNP 2 hours ago
- RT @KateGL: Look forward to seeing you on Thursday. lnkd.in/dFXfjmb 2 hours ago
- RT @dougshaw1: Why #HR Uses Consultants - this looks good cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… for all you @CIPD folk Thurs 25th Sept #London 3 hours ago
- @AllthingsIC @dougshaw1 @fuchsia_blue Seconded. Well done Rachel. Well deserved too. 3 hours ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: @MrRBourne Over three-quarters of families claiming TCs are in work, including two-thirds of those claiming CTC http://t… 3 hours ago
- @dougshaw1 Thanks Doug. Here it is: cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… 3 hours 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 … 3 hours ago
- @dougshaw1 It's Thursday. Come on down if you fancy it. @KateGL @dds180 3 hours ago
- @ebrdcharles No problem Jonathan. Interesting stuff as ever. @DoriCreates @motomatters @rowbar @EBRD 5 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @workessence Provided it's not a rubbish pub, of course. If it is, I will just sit there and moan. 5 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @workessence No, honestly, I'm a cheerful chap really. If we go to the pub, I'll prove it. 5 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 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.