- RT @benatipsosmori: Large cuts in public spending really affecting council services twitter.com/patrickjbutler… but govt riding high in the pol… 7 hours ago
- Very interesting this. Much of what EU is saying now it was saying in July, including no trade agreement until afte… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 10 hours ago
- RT @MattWhittakerRF: Public sector net borrowing was £52bn in 2016-17, in line with OBR forecast & 28% down on 2015-16. But it's projected… 12 hours ago
- RT @MattWhittakerRF: Full year public sector net debt figures also in line w/OBR projections: equivalent to 86.6% of GDP. 3 percentage poin… 12 hours ago
- RT @asentance: Global economy and consumers pulling UK economy in opposite directions. My comment on recent trends in @guardian https://t.c… 12 hours ago
- RT @ddhitchens: Michael Duggan asks Roy Hattersley about an intriguing counterfactual: catholicherald.co.uk/issues/april-2… https://t.co/WnNeBxS6NA 14 hours ago
- RT @LordPlutocrat: How the rich screwed the taxpayer. Again! Never learn do you, peasants? 😂 theguardian.com/news/2017/apr/… 14 hours ago
- @chris__curtis How new is this? Is it a Brexit thing or has age been replacing clasd for sometime? 15 hours ago
- RT @jdportes: Metropolitan liberal elite? @migrationwatch still claiming construction, social care etc are "low skill" jobs: https://t.co/… 15 hours ago
- RT @JamesMelville: British chips for British shoulders. #SuggestAPolicyForUKIP https://t.co/hi6AVbTlSY 15 hours ago
- RT @MigObs: Newly updated briefing: Settlement in the UK migrationobservatory.ox.ac.uk/resources/brie… 15 hours ago
- @DazNewman Sorry to panic you. 15 hours ago
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- A star-studded Future of Work event
- Bad on top of bad
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Monthly Archives: May 2007
Here is the Milton Friedman Choir telling us that companies have no social duty. So much for corporate social responsibility, eh?
I’m never sure how much of The Apprentice is contrived. It’s probably not scripted but I doubt whether it is as spontaneous as it seems when the programme is shown. When the candidates arrive for the final dressing down from Alan Sugar, not knowing who … Continue reading
If you’ve got a Smartphone or pocket PC, here’s a piece of advice. Don’t play Bubble Breaker. It’s addictive. The firm that makes it has a warning on its website telling you not to play it if you have deadlines to meet. When … Continue reading
Recruitment firms sometimes massage the truth a bit when they write job ads. This one for a Commercial Temps Consultant says of the hiring company: ……they provide a supportive, encouraging environment, no office politics and a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Bullsheeeeit! There are always … Continue reading
Here’s a film that looks like a must for anyone interested in the twists and turns of corporate life. The Boss of It All is about the owner of an IT company who pretends that he is not really the boss … Continue reading
Yesterday evening, I went to a talk given by an employment lawyer. He can be no more certain of the future than any of us but he was prepared to speculate on the sort of cases which might come up over the next couple of … Continue reading