- RT @alepouda: How to explain in one gif, why the loans never helped the Greek people http://t.co/IxBs0nHTM8 3 hours ago
- RT @ConversationUK: These crowd behaviour researchers experienced and studied the public response to 7/7 bit.ly/1GUzoDt http://t.co… 3 hours ago
- You don't say....? twitter.com/TheEconomist/s… 3 hours ago
- RT @guardian: Pumped: our long love affair with trainers – in pictures trib.al/EH7CDim http://t.co/5dnGTpP9RF 5 hours ago
- RT @red_fen: Why do male suicides outnumber female in every country in the world? scroll.in/article/729246… 6 hours ago
- RT @diane1859: G Osborne wanted to make BBC pay for this welfare measure in 2010 too - wholly wrong to do without public debate https://t.c… 7 hours ago
- @MervynDinnen Tone of this suggests there isn't much hope of a settlement before Wednesday. 7 hours ago
- Just discovered @ASLEFshrugged - great name for a very interesting blog by a tube driver. aslefshrugged.blogspot.co.uk 7 hours ago
- RT @VogelvrijeHArts: Cartoon from 1969 on the End of Capitalism.. #GreeceCrisis #Grexit #Greferendum #OXI #NAI http://t.co/Lr6RFLHQF9 7 hours ago
- @lordbonkers "The judges will decide, The likes of me abide..." And they weren't even writing in their native language. 16 hours ago
- RT @lordbonkers: It's amazing that for years you had to pretend not to like Abba #totp 16 hours ago
- RT @JohnRentoul: "For every pound UK banks lend to manufacturers, they lend £36 to home-buyers" @FlipChartRick stumblingandmumbling.typepad.com/stumbling_and_… 1 day ago
- Productivity stuck on auto-creep
- There’s a bit about Fastow’s hero-to-zero story I still don’t get
- The rise or fall of management
- Cutting in-work benefits: right-wingers think it’s a bad idea too
- Work-shy dole scroungers – so last century
- How big a problem is the UK’s public debt?
- Is a £12bn welfare cut achievable? Only with a big pay rise!
- Trash Can Radio
- What will your powerhouse do for you?
- Inequality in the UK
- A 1995 immigration target for a 2015 economy
- How different is Scotland?
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Monthly Archives: March 2007
Is your office full of those annoying twenty-somethings who sit there listening to their iPods, texting and pretending to work at the same time? If anyone has the temerity to challenge them about it, they will insist that it is … Continue reading
Human Resources magazine reports on a speech given by Asda’s People Director (what?!) David Smith last week. He says that to add value, HR needs to remove poor performing staff, set a framework for management and measure the results. According to Smith, … Continue reading
Bob Diamond, the head of Barclays’ investment banking division, must really love his job. If someone gave me £22 million, that’s it, I’d be off before you could blink. With that sort of money I’d have enough to live on … Continue reading
A number of newspapers report that RBS is threatening to discipline employees who refuse to set up accounts with the bank for payment of their salaries. It is standard practice for banks to refuse to pay salaries into accounts held … Continue reading
I’ve just finished reading ‘Who Moved My BlackBerry?’, Lucy Kellaway’s acutely observed piss-take of corporate life. If you have worked in the corporate world, the bits of the book that don’t make you laugh will leave you squirming with embarrassment. The story … Continue reading
My first reaction to yesterday’s budget was that Gordon Brown plans to rob the very poor to give to those who are a bit better off. Getting rid of the 10% tax rate will hit the low paid hardest. Having said that, … Continue reading