- @ONSRichardClegg Hi Richard, is there any way of getting self-employment stats for before 1992? cc @gmggranger 1 hour ago
- RT @Frances_Coppola: Scotland has spoken. What next for the United Kingdom? pieria.co.uk/articles/what_… @tomashirstecon @flipchartrick @azizonom… 1 hour ago
- RT @kelsey_feed: Bonkers 'Referendum truthers' demand investigation into "rigged" ballot. 21,000 people have signed a petition so far! http… 2 hours ago
- RT @WickedGood: Seen at my daughter's classroom. Simple enough that second graders can understand it. Adults not so much. http://t.co/Cc9TM… 2 hours ago
- @dougshaw1 One for you: wp.me/p3uYA-2aM #PirateDay 2 hours ago
- @RicoS1953 S and E English-speaking from late Middle ages. N & W Gaelic. @TheEconomist 2 hours ago
- A wee trace of the old Highland Line here? econ.st/1tuTWyP http://t.co/Jd95AETJ3O Via @TheEconomist 3 hours ago
- RT @TheEconomist: China is trying to build a new world order, starting in Asia econ.st/1ueMIwW http://t.co/K5j3ezpJYN 3 hours ago
- RT @FT: FREE TO READ: 8 top economists discuss ways to jump-start wage growth on.ft.com/1u6qPn1 pic.twitter.com/tzSu6GoOz9 3 hours ago
- @LarchLucy Fortunately, your contemporaries will have less capacity too. 3 hours ago
- RT @prospect_uk: "You can’t keep giving all the goodies to Scotland simply because they shout the loudest” prospectmagazine.co.uk/blogs/prospect… 3 hours ago
- @LarchLucy I couldn't do that level of alcohol these days. 3 hours ago
- 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
- Britain’s management problem
Monthly Archives: January 2013
Lots of people have picked over the judgement from the European Court of Human Rights on Eweida and others. Opinion is divided, to say the least, on its significance. Three out of the four applicants lost their cases. From this … Continue reading
A few years ago, Darren Newman kicked off one of his employment law seminars by asking the participants which laws they would like to see abolished. There were plenty of suggestions but, after writing them up on a flip chart, … Continue reading
Jane Watson accuses HR of “Sloppy Thinking on Culture“. This is grossly unfair! CEOs, marketing executives, PR luvvies, business journalists, management consultants, politicians and motivational speakers have all been at it for years too. Ever since the concept emerged in the … Continue reading
Just after Christmas, Chris Dillow wrote a piece on the Debuncification of the economy – ‘bunce’ being the term applied to unofficial perks of a job. He quotes from Danny Baker: Getting things ‘out of the docks’ was considered a … Continue reading
Will the government’s austerity policies make the UK a more unequal society over the next few years? Many, especially on the left, are convinced that they will. John Rentoul thinks not, though. In a follow-up to his piece on inequality, … Continue reading