- @ByrneToff No I haven't had time to do much digging on it. Any thoughts? 27 minutes ago
- "Labour can lose anytime, any place, anywhere – even in London." gu.com/p/496p2/stw says @NickCohen4 34 minutes ago
- RT @Wonkypolicywonk: Blog: A pregnant question for Ministers: when will you conduct review of ET fees? bit.ly/1Sn2Bz7 http://t.co/g… 56 minutes ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk Just caught up with this. Looking forward to your post. @anyabike @Gilesyb @BCCAdam @AllieRenison @CBIKatja 58 minutes ago
- RT @BrianSJ3: Special Operators Are Using Rapid DNA Readers defenseone.com/technology/201… via @defenseone 1 hour ago
- RT @resfoundation: Good column by Andy Grice on outlook for one-nation conservatism draws on latest RF research independent.co.uk/voices/comment… http… 11 hours ago
- RT @77MASH: #RAMONES - HEY! HO! LEGO! http://t.co/Jm87KM1FnU 11 hours ago
- Good piece on #Labour leadership contest by @RupertMyers. telegraph.co.uk/news/general-e… Went from interesting to very dull in 2 weeks. 11 hours ago
- RT @businessinsider: A scary reality about Urban Outfitters' customers: they're broke read.bi/1FxJdMn http://t.co/hYW985MbFN 12 hours ago
- RT @IrishTimes: And then there was one. How Ireland voted in the #MarRef. Full results table and map: trib.al/D0Ucpp4 http://t.co/Gg… 12 hours ago
- How the bonfire of red tape nearly made flammable sofas legal ft.com/cms/s/0/94ba1a… @Gilesyb on chaotic deregulation. 22 hours ago
- Great @Gilesyb piece on Steve Hilton and the war on red tape. ft.com/cms/s/0/94ba1a… 23 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: March 2009
Well, OK that was just a Daily Mail style headline designed to get a few cheap hits. I wouldn’t be surprised if a similar headline appears in the newspapers before the end of the day though. One of the groups … Continue reading
Dress down angst has been a recurring theme on this blog but here’s a new twist on it from one worried banker: I feel that I have lost touch with society since I don’t even know what to wear to a … Continue reading
Here’s something that made me laugh on my journey into town last week. I was following the Twitterings of John Band on my iPhone. Well you’ve got to do something when you can’t get a seat on the Tube. His comment … Continue reading
Bankers and other City workers have, according to the Evening Standard, been told to dress down on 1 April to avoid being targeted by protesters on Financial Fools’ Day. Apparently, some companies are also telling employees to avoid the corporate dress-down uniform. It … Continue reading
I’m going to be otherwise engaged for most of this week, so there won’t be much blogging going on. A story has been doing the rounds on US blogs about a woman who seems to have Twittered away a job with Cisco. After an … Continue reading
Yesterday, I was looking at comparative levels of union membership in developed countries. I really do need to get out more. The two sets of figures from the OECD (follow the link on this blog) and the European Trade Union Institute … Continue reading
Remember Alistair Darling’s plans to cut public sector back-office costs by 30 per cent? Well it seems it’s not happening quickly enough. Mr Darling’s sidekick, Yvette Cooper, has written to other ministers demanding cuts in finance, HR and IT functions. According … Continue reading