- I think I should have Laphroaig on the NHS. Sometimes it's the only thing that makes me feel better. 1 hour ago
- RT @Bickerrecord: @Gilesyb @FlipChartRick Insouciance is a foreign sounding word, imposed on us by unelected bureaucrats. 1 hour ago
- RT @Gilesyb: This column is drenched in contempt for Brexiters’ insouciance - ft.com/cms/s/0/1fe4e0… This the best, imho: https://t.co/Mix… 2 hours ago
- RT @georgemagnus1: Grumpy old men say UK treasury prostituting itself. Lawson/Lamont more like Statler/Waldorf every week. https://t.co/AX2… 2 hours ago
- RT @Gilesyb: Isn't this just saying "crater the economy 6% and subsequent growth is higher because starting point lower?" https://t.co/0O7r… 2 hours ago
- In 1975 Scotland was less pro-EU than England & Wales. Shetland and Western Isles voted No. https://t.co/UxP6aV5Glt 2 hours ago
- @webb_kristan @KateGL Did you see this? independent.co.uk/news/uk/car-ch… 5 hours ago
- RT @EdConwaySky: Under the Treasury's own model, the UK could actually, for a period, grow faster outside the EU than in. Here's why: https… 5 hours ago
- RT @wef: Which countries have the best literacy and numeracy rates? wef.ch/1NvpEsw #education #edchat https://t.co/1zRrd0lY8F 5 hours ago
- RT @TheStaggers: Taxation without benefits: how our tax system increases inequality newstatesman.com/politics/stagg… https://t.co/MtrqzSejKg 8 hours ago
- Greece is looking grim. Via @Frances_Coppola forbes.com/sites/francesc… 8 hours ago
- @Frances_Coppola Thanks Frances. @danielmunevar 8 hours ago
- 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
- The economy’s British summer
- OBR repossesses the sofa
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Monthly Archives: October 2007
Many years ago, at the tail end of the Thatcher era, I did a CIPD qualification. On the syllabus was Harry Braverman’s Labor and Monopoly Capital. It was considered, at the time, to be the seminal Marxist work on the labour process and the … Continue reading
I’m often impressed by the ability of women to run for trains and buses while wearing high heels. This, however, is just plain bloody stupid.
There is a blogger tradition that Friday is Official Cat Blogging Day. That’s why I have posted this video which, if you’ve ever lived with a cat, will make you laugh. Our cat even sleeps in the same spot on the … Continue reading
Associated Newspapers, owners of the Daily Mail and Evening Standard, have threatened recruitment blogger Peter Gold with legal action. It appears that Peter dissed The Appointment, their retail recruitment magazine, and so Associated have sent the boys round. Well, they’ve written Peter … Continue reading
This is an odd thing to hear from a Tory shadow minister. Theresa May has said that employers who are found guilty of pay discrimination should be forced to conduct an equal pay audit. For those unfamiliar with this process, it … Continue reading
Oh dear! The Corporate Whore is trying to pull one of the HR people at his firm. He’s planning to make his move at a pre-Christmas drinking bout. I just know it will end in tears. Possibly even P45s. These things always do.