- One of the best things I've read on why Labour lost. gu.com/p/496pd/swa By @RajeshAgrawalUK 23 minutes ago
- @NPickavance Fascinating piece. On a similar theme, did you see this? immersive.sh/resolutionfoun… 35 minutes ago
- RT @AtheneDonald: What happens to head girls? Guardian bit.ly/1cUmY68 Do they go on to be the female leaders they looked set to b… 40 minutes ago
- RT @DanRebellato: Why does Labour always behave as if it's been ENTIRELY REJECTED when it loses an election? You got 9.3m votes. The Tories… 58 minutes ago
- RT @Wonkypolicywonk: Has the Labour party outlived its usefulness? | Selina Todd gu.com/p/496pk/stw < Quite possibly. 1 hour ago
- RT @NPickavance: #Sharebuybacks are Equivalent to Executives snorting "Corporate Cocaine" says @Economist #sustainablegrowth http://t.co/… 1 hour ago
- RT @itsmotherswork: Iain Duncan Smith in cabinet row over £12bn welfare cuts gu.com/p/497xp 1 hour ago
- RT @lyha_LisaP: BBC News - Lecturers struggling on casual contracts, says union bbc.co.uk/news/education… In work poverty even affects lecture… 1 hour ago
- RT @TelegraphWorld: German-speaking South Tyrol in flag row over Italy's 100th anniversary of World War One tgr.ph/1Ks6BMs 1 hour ago
- RT @AlbertoNardelli: #GE2015 in a nutshell: Labour (only) did well with voters who don't vote theguardian.com/politics/2015/… 1 hour ago
- @ByrneToff Is that a public/private thing or a big/small organisation thing? 2 hours ago
- @ByrneToff No I haven't had time to do much digging on it. Any thoughts? 2 hours ago
- A 1995 immigration target for a 2015 economy
- How different is Scotland?
- Labour lost the economic argument 5 years ago
- The deficit: much tougher than it looked
- Are the Conservatives ideologically driven state-shrinkers?
- The Tories and welfare: Machiavellian or just muddling through?
- Recovery: Was that it?
- Low productivity: don’t blame the workforce
- Startups and the productivity puzzle
- David Nicholson is right: The NHS will need more money
- Flip Chart Cat
- Buccaneering Britain
Monthly Archives: September 2008
I missed this piece from John Kay, a former director of the Halifax, in the FT last week. He traces the disintegration of the demutulaised building societies, the last of which disappeared yesterday, to the deregulation of the1980s. The business I … Continue reading
The Government Equalities Office has launched its Post Your Pay Gap initiative. The idea is that companies use the online system to calculate the gap in pay between men and women then post it on the web-site. It’s a bit like a … Continue reading
Up until the past few weeks, conventional wisdom has held that financial institutions gravitate to those areas where regulation is lightest and that any attempt to impose tighter controls risks a mass exodus of these firms to a city with … Continue reading
Sorry folks, I’ve been on an NLP course these past few days hence the lack of posts. And once I have completed the course, I will be able to lie to you and you will be none the wiser. Only joking! … Continue reading
Carl Mortishead, writing in today’s Times, blames the working-class rather than the City bankers for the current financial crisis. No, really, he’s serious: This is not a tale of City greed v the downtrodden working man. It is the triumph … Continue reading
Hooray, today has been the busiest day ever on Flip Chart Fairy Tales and I haven’t even posted anything. Thanks to Personnel Today, Chris Dillow and the Bloghounds crew for all the recent links and to everyone who has commented. Keep it … Continue reading