- London mayor stole fire appeal donations. theguardian.com/commentisfree/… 9 hours ago
- Straight out of House of Cards. twitter.com/ByRobDavies/st… 9 hours ago
- RT @guardian: The NHS secret is out. And local communities won't like it trib.al/N9kNTpg 10 hours ago
- RT @Gilesyb: The Economist is right economist.com/news/leaders/2… https://t.co/0pPovnejxR 11 hours ago
- RT @izakaminska: At uber protest. Workers now understand that these models are probably unviable without major labour trickery and exploita… 11 hours ago
- RT @guardian: TV comedy has gone back to the 70s, says Frankie Boyle trib.al/1ZraxLz @frankieboyle 12 hours ago
- RT @FT: Pensions and demographics: a Q&A on.ft.com/2c0H0Qn 12 hours ago
- Even though you don't employ people, you can still blame the workers when you lose money. ibtimes.co.uk/ubers-handsome… 12 hours ago
- @MervynDinnen Thanks for that. @mattcharney @RecruitingBlogs 12 hours ago
- Uber loses $1.2bn in 6 months. Blames drivers. bloomberg.com/news/articles/… 12 hours ago
- RT @Forbes: 67% of people who have worked as an independent contractor wouldn't choose to do so again in the future on.forbes.com/6016BNS9M 13 hours ago
- RT @MervynDinnen: Uber For Outplacement: The Gig Economy and The Death of HR. recruitingdaily.com/uber-capitalis… —> perspective from @mattcharney to… 13 hours ago
- Immigration and the ‘left behind’
- Are we prepared for post-Polish Britain?
- There will be no post-Brexit dividend
- Brexit: Enough David Brent, this is serious!
- The not so new illiberalism
- ‘I own you’ – work as subordination
- Taking back control – if only for a day
- It’s beginning to feel a bit 2012-ish
- The great pensions cock-up
- Leave vote may do more damage to the poorer regions
- No reason to cheer as George’s ship sinks
- 37.4% – not even enough for an overtime ban
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.