- RT @benatipsosmori: Large cuts in public spending really affecting council services twitter.com/patrickjbutler… but govt riding high in the pol… 7 hours ago
- Very interesting this. Much of what EU is saying now it was saying in July, including no trade agreement until afte… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 11 hours ago
- RT @MattWhittakerRF: Public sector net borrowing was £52bn in 2016-17, in line with OBR forecast & 28% down on 2015-16. But it's projected… 12 hours ago
- RT @MattWhittakerRF: Full year public sector net debt figures also in line w/OBR projections: equivalent to 86.6% of GDP. 3 percentage poin… 12 hours ago
- RT @asentance: Global economy and consumers pulling UK economy in opposite directions. My comment on recent trends in @guardian https://t.c… 12 hours ago
- RT @ddhitchens: Michael Duggan asks Roy Hattersley about an intriguing counterfactual: catholicherald.co.uk/issues/april-2… https://t.co/WnNeBxS6NA 14 hours ago
- RT @LordPlutocrat: How the rich screwed the taxpayer. Again! Never learn do you, peasants? 😂 theguardian.com/news/2017/apr/… 14 hours ago
- @chris__curtis How new is this? Is it a Brexit thing or has age been replacing clasd for sometime? 15 hours ago
- RT @jdportes: Metropolitan liberal elite? @migrationwatch still claiming construction, social care etc are "low skill" jobs: https://t.co/… 15 hours ago
- RT @JamesMelville: British chips for British shoulders. #SuggestAPolicyForUKIP https://t.co/hi6AVbTlSY 15 hours ago
- RT @MigObs: Newly updated briefing: Settlement in the UK migrationobservatory.ox.ac.uk/resources/brie… 15 hours ago
- @DazNewman Sorry to panic you. 15 hours ago
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- Brexit likely to hit Leave voting areas hardest
- Special report: Bongobongoland
- A star-studded Future of Work event
- Bad on top of bad
- Self-employment: who’s dodging the tax?
- Time to come clean about health spending
- Decline of the Dad Job
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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.