- RT @ExcelPope: It's amazing how many millionaires are anti-establishment. Weird. bbc.co.uk/news/entertain… 1 hour ago
- This is a wind-up, surely... twitter.com/tonygallagher/… 1 hour ago
- RT @IanDunt: EU trade official responds to May's two-year timetable: “That is totally unrealistic. She is in cloud cuckoo land.” https://t.… 1 hour ago
- RT @SamuelMarcLowe: Before blabbering on about all the trade agreements we'll now get to sign, best to make sure UK actually gets to keep o… 2 hours ago
- RT @JL_998: Worth reading the thread.. twitter.com/SimonTilford/s… 2 hours ago
- RT @OliverKamm: The real crisis of economics is politicians are ignoring its central lesson. My column in @TimesBusiness tomorrow. https://… 2 hours ago
- RT @OwenJones84: Every day this man is Foreign Secretary is another day of national humiliation for this country theguardian.com/politics/2017/… 4 hours ago
- RT @danobrien20: UK exports more to EU27 than most EU members export to UK. For most countries UK market is not v important. This puts UK i… 4 hours ago
- If you get enough snowflakes they become an avalanche. twitter.com/michaelgove/st… 4 hours ago
- RT @benatipsosmori: .@FlipChartRick @FinancialTimes Germans and Spanish now least keen anywhere in world on a "Strong leader" 4 hours ago
- RT @YouGov: A majority of people across all main parties want to see immigration rules tightened - inc. 54% of Labour voters https://t.co/4… 4 hours ago
- RT @UKandEU: Read what our director and snr fellows said about @theresa_may #Brexit speech here: ukandeu.ac.uk/statement-from… #TheresaMay https:… 4 hours ago
- Banning strikes. Again.
- Did we ever really do God at Christmas?
- Sneering at the workers
- No end to austerity
- MPs should not vote for Article 50 until they are sure what it means
- The High Court’s ruling means a better Brexit
- Uber: control without obligation
- Enough of this ‘Will of the People’ nonsense
- Why low paid self-employment is everyone’s problem
- Youth o’ today – not as lucky as they used to be
- Boomers and Busters
John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. David on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. P Hearn on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again.
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)