- RT @DavidHenigUK: You have to wonder for how much longer the PM can get away with the gap between his claims about the Brexit deal and the… 7 hours ago
- RT @pswidlicki: I feel like after 5 years of 'some things just matter more than economics' this isn't the most credible or convincing line… 8 hours ago
- Great news. There’s a coalition building around this now. twitter.com/warrenfarmnr/s… 10 hours ago
- Translation: ‘They’re mostly Scottish so they won’t vote for us and they’ll be living in a different country befor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 11 hours ago
- RT @davidschneider: Latest update: TO BLAME FOR BREXIT CATASTROFUCK EU Remainers Merkel Civil servants Peers Judges The last Parliament Pe… 11 hours ago
- RT @stefanstern: No sign of any renewed civility towards the truth here. independent.co.uk/news/uk/politi… 11 hours ago
- RT @WarrenFarmNR: Great news! 🌼 Thank you to our friends at @RamblersGB West London Group who join us in support of the BRCS vision - reque… 14 hours ago
- RT @SamuelMarcLowe: When trade barriers are erected, supply chains adjust accordingly. 16 hours ago
- RT @DmitryOpines: 8/ Competitiveness loss is permanent and a consequence of a policy decision (hard Brexit), not an implementation failure.… 16 hours ago
- RT @APHClarkson: Presumably UK commentators that have presented themselves as deep thinkers on the subject of populism will have much to sa… 16 hours ago
- Whatever happened to ‘We are all middle class now’? twitter.com/hettieveronica… 16 hours ago
- RT @DavidHenigUK: The "Indo-Pacific strategy" aka the UK's gap year. To be fair apparently gap years are no longer just a thing for teenag… 16 hours ago
- Corporate purpose: a new dawn or a defensive ruse?
- Brexit bureaucracy – it’s not a bug, it’s a feature
- The outcry over LTNs is not a culture war – it’s more serious than that
- The almost-but-not-quite recovery
- The recovery won’t be V-shaped
- The end of the furlough and the new social divide
- Britain’s reputation trashed for the sake of a three word slogan
- Why Conservatives love the culture war
- This recession could be long and deep
- Don’t make the self-employed the punchbag of the next recession
- The Hoaxer
- Whatever happened to The Debt?
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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.
Here’s an update on that story from Norway. Karita Bekkemellem, the minister who threatened to close firms down for not complying with the gender quota, has been sacked. Whether her successor will continue with the policy to be seen. As soon as … Continue reading
If you are thinking of saving on your wage bill by employing stupid, gullible people, think again. It could end up costing you several million. HR Wench has a handy quiz to help you screen such people out of your organisation.
We don’t do embarrassing-bosses-at-conferences anywhere near as well as they do them in the USA. This looks rather endearing when compared to real toe-curling stuff like this: …..or this. If anyone else knows of any company-song, away-day humiliation, or bosses-who-should-know-better videos, point me to them. … Continue reading