- Radical suggestions don't even get half way to George's £12bn welfare cuts. gu.com/p/473j2/stw 1 day ago
- RT @AndyLloydGordon: How to Develop an Unforgettable Voice in Your Writing buff.ly/1C1zZmw http://t.co/oYpFSb0YhL 1 day ago
- RT @sarahoconnor_: Who's quitting their jobs? The brave career-changers are finally making a comeback blogs.ft.com/ftdata/2015/03… http://t.co/lc… 1 day ago
- “Sky wouldn’t touch him. He used the N-word, and we’ve just given out massive diversity targets." theguardian.com/media/2015/mar… #ClarksonBuggered 1 day ago
- RT @RadioTimes: Whatever #Jeremy Clarkson does next he won't be going to Sky radiotimes.com/news/2015-03-2… http://t.co/9pcGL5fTcL 1 day ago
- Just signed up for #BriTwup. That should put a few people off. eventbrite.co.uk/e/brighton-twe… 1 day ago
- Keeping the lights on. ukces.blog.gov.uk/2015/03/25/ene… @joningham on skills gaps in the energy sector. 1 day ago
- RT @hahellyer: If just *half* of the Arab League forms a military force to take on ISIS, then we can talk about progress towards an 'Arab f… 1 day ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: .@FlipChartRick Pies with slices too small to see #morelikeacrumb bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politi… http://t.co/xqCI5zeIBf 2 days ago
- RT @MullingKintyre: I'm not sure if the SNP believe what they're saying. But you certainly shouldn't newstatesman.com/politics/2015/… 2 days ago
- RT @patcondell: Just when we thought the pampered fools at the #NUS couldn’t disappear any further up their own fundament, they do. http://… 2 days ago
- RT @AllthingsIC: All you need to know about Purdah comms2point0.co.uk/comms2point0/2… + free guide. Nice one @comms2point0 #localgov http://t.co/xIFSrx… 2 days ago
- The 2019 deficit target is still a big ask
- Austerity: as you were
- A ‘could do better’ for Britain’s managers
- The fossilised power of the older worker
- How golden is the golden age of small business?
- Blog celebration: Thank you
- Blog celebration update
- The rise and fall of the rich pensioner
- Why are the older generations richer?
- The lucky half-century
- Strikes: monsters that are almost extinct
- Global ageing: From pyramid to beehive in 100 years
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.