- RT @CityMetric: Think Canada is way up north? Most Canadians live south of Milan. http://t.co/vZTjUWq5DS citymetric.com/horizons/we-th… 4 hours ago
- RT @BurnhamLandD: I have created a Pinterest board on the 'Productivity Puzzle' uk.pinterest.com/BurnhamLandD/t… http://t.co/NO9N8NNzTT 4 hours ago
- RT @Gilesyb: I think this is a strong answer to the "debtors prison, innit" view by @ChrisGiles_ ft.com/cms/s/0/1f036e… for @plegrain @int… 4 hours ago
- RT @MJCarty: 7 charts you need to see before the 'Emergency Budget': telegraph.co.uk/finance/budget… << Imagine how left-out you'll feel if you've o… 4 hours ago
- @Baumflough That long? 5 hours ago
- RT @went1955: Assumptions IMF on Greek growth rates and TFP growth are heroic: lot of confidence in structural reforms they want http://t.c… 5 hours ago
- Whigs & Conservatives Radical superlatives Liberals and Tories hurried to the place Stood there in unity Helpin' the community #ValDoonican 5 hours ago
- @Gilesyb @shashj @guardian Sierra Leone? theguardian.com/world/2010/apr… 5 hours ago
- RT @acasorguk: The conversation on #productivity continues with a new blog from @ukces twitter.com/ukces/status/6… 5 hours ago
- RT @PeopleMgt: ‘Prioritise workforce skills’ to tackle productivity puzzle, urges @CIPD in report launched today #HRnews http://t.co/wuWE3z… 5 hours ago
- RT @CIPD: Is better people management missing piece in #productivitypuzzle? Our report shows clear link ow.ly/P4uZp http://t.co/… 5 hours ago
- RT @CIPD: Our new report finds third of orgs have no #productivity measures in place #productivitypuzzle ow.ly/P5hGA http://t.co… 5 hours ago
- There’s a bit about Fastow’s hero-to-zero story I still don’t get
- The rise or fall of management
- Cutting in-work benefits: right-wingers think it’s a bad idea too
- Work-shy dole scroungers – so last century
- How big a problem is the UK’s public debt?
- Is a £12bn welfare cut achievable? Only with a big pay rise!
- Trash Can Radio
- What will your powerhouse do for you?
- Inequality in the UK
- A 1995 immigration target for a 2015 economy
- How different is Scotland?
- Labour lost the economic argument 5 years ago
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Monthly Archives: February 2008
A few people have done searches on ‘religion in the workplace’ and found this post which I wrote last year. It’s clearly a subject that is of interest to a number of people. Continuing with this theme, someone sent me a strange story from far away … Continue reading
Following my post yesterday about the NatWest Three, a few people have pointed me to some other blog posts discussing the case. This one on Comment is Free is interesting, as much for some of the comments in the thread as for the post … Continue reading
The NatWest Three have, at long last, been sentenced to jail, although they will probably be back in the UK and writing their memoirs within the year. When I worked in the City, I didn’t know Gary Mulgrew, Giles Darby or … Continue reading
Well perhaps ‘self-hatred’ is a bit strong but a recent survey of managers by Roffey Park showed that those in the public sector had a particularly low opinion of themselves and their peers. The research costs thirty-five quid to buy but … Continue reading
Last night I watched the Dispatches documentary How The Banks Bet Your Money, on More 4. The programme was presented by Jon Moulton of private equity firm Alchemy. It was a devastating attack on both the banks and the British Government’s regulatory … Continue reading
The Yiddish word Chutzpah roughly translates into English as Bare Faced Cheek. There is a fair bit of that about at the moment, especially over the Northern Rock fiasco. Not only do the shareholders want £4 a share from the taxpayer … Continue reading