- RT @duncanbHR: Lockdown heroes: will the low-paid ever get a raise? 'The low paid are female and black'. 'In the cut throat light of day I… 1 hour ago
- RT @_petermason: I hate to break it to the Labour movement, but Ben Tillett, famed leader of the Dockers Union, and Beatrice Webb of the Fa… 1 hour ago
- RT @_petermason: Anna Tomlinson was passionate, compassionate and forthright in her views. A real force for good. However much you’d disagr… 2 hours ago
- RT @PickardJE: I don't know who's writing the script but the Ayn Rand Institute has just been bailed out by taxpayers https://t.co/YegQoJS… 2 hours ago
- RT @TorstenBell: Less good is that govt will be announcing policy all over the place and because we’re not having a Budget we won’t get the… 2 hours ago
- RT @TorstenBell: Good news 1) OBR updating its forecasts 2) providing a range of scenarios this time (given huge uncertainty on virus and e… 2 hours ago
- RT @OBR_UK: Our latest Fiscal sustainability report will be published on 14 July. 📚 We will update our coronavirus scenario analysis, expl… 3 hours ago
- RT @TorstenBell: When is a Budget not a Budget? When Chancellor has chosen not to do it alongside new @OBR_UK forecasts 3 hours ago
- RT @AntonioFatas: Fascinating thread on the saving glut of the rich and Covid 5 hours ago
- RT @sarahoconnor_: I was in the first trimester of pregnancy during this select committee & throwing up violently just before, which is ano… 15 hours ago
- RT @sarahoconnor_: 2017, C4: "Leicester sweatshops exposed" 2018, FT: "Exploitation in UK garment industry" 2019, BBC: "Leicester...fast fa… 15 hours ago
- RT @_petermason: There is a legitimate frustration with the limits of powers in local government, and the market in which we are forced to… 16 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: April 2007
Last night’s episode of The Apprentice was one of the best yet. Alan Sugar sent the candidates into the art world, with spectacular results. The candidates, who tell us every week how hard-headed and business-aware they are, allowed a bunch … Continue reading
This has a ring of truth to it. An American consultant was at a pier in a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellow-fin tuna. The … Continue reading
I always knew you had to be evil to work in Human Resources.
Sorry for the lack of posts recently. I’ve been on holiday and then having to do my day job for a while. Barclays has just announced that its proposed deal with ABN Amro will see the company’s headquarters move to Amsterdam. … Continue reading