- RT @BusinessDesk: Eight questions the Co-operative Bank needs to answer gu.com/p/3gjz3/tf 7 hours ago
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- RT @BBCLondonNews: Londoners are at risk of being killed in the increasing number of pavement explosions the @H_S_E fears http://t.co/dfgXa… 16 hours ago
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- RT @MervynDinnen: New Post : Generational Stereotyping from 1911 goo.gl/gYs8f #generationblah 21 hours ago
- RT @ByrneToff: Change with most long lasting results also least discussed; cross party support for tranforming the civil service: http://t… 21 hours ago
- RT @HRBullets: #productivity and #bonuses - the myth goo.gl/4WIQ9 #incentives #pay #performance 21 hours ago
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- RT @PickardJE: Spending review for state workers: pay freeze, end to pay progression, another half-million job losses by 2018 http://t.co/j… 23 hours ago
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Category Archives: Public Sector
The CBI and IPPR published a report on the future of public services last week. It warned: Britain faces a longer-term fiscal challenge. The Office for Budget Responsibility has estimated that by 2030 Britain will once again move into deficit … Continue reading
One person who won’t have been surprised by this week’s economic forecast is CIPD Chief Economist John Philpott. Last year, he predicted public sector job losses of 725,000 contradicting the Office for Budget Responsibility’s official forecast of 400,000. During a typical outbreak … Continue reading
Patrick Butler reports on the frantic rush to outsource local government services. Both he and I saw this coming some time ago. When councils have to cut so much so fast, an obvious way of doing it is to look … Continue reading