- Took less than 2 days for @FlipChartKitz to make co-ordinated charges at the doors of rooms they're not allowed into. 3 hours ago
- RT @marcuschown: She wrote the most important astronomy PhD of the 20th century. Yet hardly anyone knows her name https://t.co/Tzb14hZOCn 3 hours ago
- @Longshanks1307 Perhaps it got lost in The Wash... @holland_tom 3 hours ago
- RT @RF_McCarthy: @stephenkb on fine form again today: newstatesman.com/politics/uk/20… https://t.co/sWxb6f8F6Q 4 hours ago
- RT @LSEpoliticsblog: Banking cultures, land valuation, and 'doom loops' (or, why you can't afford a house in the UK) buff.ly/1UhcOxk 16 hours ago
- RT @Gilesyb: Difficult to read Treasury analyses of Brexit without wondering, repeatedly, "why did you fools allow this vote?" https://t.co… 16 hours ago
- RT @WhitefordPeter: The trade-off between efficiency and equity | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal voxeu.org/article/trade-… 17 hours ago
- RT @FT: Are robots really going to take over the world? Jonathan Margolis has a hunch they won't on.ft.com/1TNYUpQ 19 hours ago
- RT @intlspectator: GRAPHIC: European countries by percentage of population killed in WWII. https://t.co/bXqbv30gZo 19 hours ago
- @MervynDinnen You'll probably get better beer. @MJCarty @OECD @HREvent 19 hours ago
- @MJCarty Sparrow's cough on Tuesday. Leaving @quaestorix to deal with @FlipChartKitz 19 hours ago
- @bainesy1969 Thanks Jon. Sorry if I ruined your Sunday. 19 hours ago
- Choose your elites – I’ll go with the ones that have done some proper work
- The ageing society – it’s a global thing
- After Brexit: Fewer immigrants or just different immigrants?
- Talent on tap but productivity splutters
- What happens when the tax credits go?
- Are we prepared for a low growth world?
- Brexit is a one-way door
- Fishing for red herrings
- Current account deficit rains on George Osborne’s parade
- UK employers pillaging Europe’s talent
- Another threat to the deficit target: Tory MPs
- Self-employed slide further into poverty
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Monthly Archives: September 2007
It’s that time of year again. New graduate trainees are turning up, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, at companies all over the UK. The Corporate Whore has volunteered to help out with their induction programme at his firm. Silly boy! That’s the sort of … Continue reading
How often do good ideas get blocked in organisations? Sometimes, the objection is the familiar “It’ll never work here” argument. You can usually deal with that by finding somewhere similar where it has worked. Altogether more insidious are the “Yes, but not yet” ploys … Continue reading
I’ll let you into a secret. A couple of years ago, I started a blog about the world of work, including stuff about managing people, behaviour in the workplace and some more general business articles. Not unlike this blog, in … Continue reading
This post from Guru reminded me to have a rant about the row over using Facebook and MySpace at work. As he says, there is nothing new about this. Ever since Solitaire and Minesweeper appeared, people have been pretending to work … Continue reading
What if business meetings were like internet comment threads? Rude and irrelevant comments, juvenile point-scoring, pretentious self-importance and transparent attempts to shift the topic. I’m sure nothing like that would ever happen in a real business meeting. Would it?
This reminded me of a couple of people I used to work with. Hat Tip: Corporate Whores (US Version)