- RT @MaxCRoser: Over The Past 150 Years, There Has Been A Profound Shift In What Humans Do With Their Time – bit.ly/1C8DS9b http://… 25 minutes ago
- Is this a clever ploy by @AllisterHeath to get Labour people to vote for Corbyn or is he really worried? telegraph.co.uk/finance/econom… 26 minutes ago
- RT @ndrlee: "Fewer than four hundred families are responsible for almost half the money raised in the 2016 presidential campaign" http://t.… 4 hours ago
- RT @bengoldacre: Senior clinical psychologists shld be ashamed of themselves for this, gone on forever, profession prefers rich kids. https… 4 hours ago
- RT @DrTimLawes: In 2014 there were 520 non-EU asylum applications and 140 granted per million people in UK. Time for some perspective http:… 8 hours ago
- I agree with @winematcher. Quality, variety and availability of beer is better than it has ever been. bit.ly/1Idmh32 8 hours ago
- @BmoreLikeNita Where's this from? 8 hours ago
- RT @BmoreLikeNita: "Who is also a lion" http://t.co/cSWWjzj76D 8 hours ago
- @SpinningHugo Thanks. 8 hours ago
- RT @LSEpoliticsblog: The Organized Mind: How to better structure our time in the age of social media and constant distraction http://t.co/6… 8 hours ago
- RT @DrDaveExeter: You had one job: wp.me/ppUXF-Cxb via @Evolutionistrue 9 hours ago
- RT @Bombus_lucorum: Common Garden ant, Lasius niger, lifts off on their nuptial flight #flyingantday http://t.co/kYr7gSpEvv 9 hours ago
- Will employers’ gender pay gap figures tell us anything new?
- The financialisation of slavery
- Osborne wobbles but 2020 is still a big ask
- Feeding the property addiction
- Grab a graduate
- 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!
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