- RT @evgenymorozov: "A dystopian welfare state funded by clicks" -> my oped in today's FT ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/8… http://t.co/utWgmktgGi 2 hours ago
- @Ned_Donovan Where is this from? 3 hours ago
- @tomashirstecon I remember it well! 3 hours ago
- RT @thomasforth: More gov. spending won't fix UK R&D unless we copy the French and spend where business does. tomforth.co.uk/researchingres… http:/… 4 hours ago
- "The brightest minds of a generation have applied themselves to solving increasingly minor First World problems." shar.es/1tHcq0 4 hours ago
- RT @BoingBoing: David Cameron will publish the financial details and viewing habits of all UK porn-watchers. boingboing.net/2015/08/03/dav… http://… 6 hours ago
- RT @AlecuRussell: Time to ditch the phrase emerging markets. This quite superb. One of the FT's great pieces. on.ft.com/1DlguK1 via @FT 6 hours ago
- RT @Gilesyb: This sorry puts UK complaints over Calais migrants into shameful perspective ft.com/cms/s/0/a6c42b… http://t.co/RsJmTF4EG4 6 hours ago
- RT @Wonkypolicywonk: Blog: BIS/EHRC research prompts a pregnant silence in Westminster wp.me/s48VtM-pregdisc #ukemplaw #HR #worksforme htt… 7 hours ago
- Oh, he was a misfit! Well that explains it then. Nothing more to worry about. twitter.com/Independent/st… 7 hours ago
- Yep. We've looked again. They're still buggered! twitter.com/politicshome/s… 7 hours ago
- RT @LDNCalling: This is fun: The economics of Star Trek bv.ms/1M8Cafi 7 hours ago
- Will employers’ gender pay gap figures tell us anything new?
- The financialisation of slavery
- Osborne wobbles but 2020 is still a big ask
- Feeding the property addiction
- Grab a graduate
- Productivity stuck on auto-creep
- 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!
Monthly Archives: March 2010
Over recent weeks, a few left-wing commentators have been suggesting that the UK’s level of debt is not so bad after all and that we can live with it without cutting public spending to the bone. Earlier this month Madeleine … Continue reading
Given that I have hardly posted anything over the last few weeks, I was pleasantly surprised to discover that this blog has been rated among the top six HR blogs by readers of Xpert HR. I was I was all the more … Continue reading
This weekend, David Cameron joined the growing list of politicians advocating a Robin Hood Tax, to claw back for the taxpayers a small percentage of the millions the banks are making in profits. But, as the Observer’s Heather Stewart notes: David Cameron’s announcement yesterday that he would … Continue reading
This made me laugh earlier today. The HRD is having a rant about ‘unlocking potential': “Unlocking potential” must be right up there with “people are our greatest asset”, “the war for talent” and “employer branding” as one of the largest pieces … Continue reading
Reading the newspaper coverage of the planned British Airways strike, you could be forgiven for thinking we were back in the 1970s with mad union leaders hell-bent on suicidal militancy. Even CEO Willie Walsh has accused the union Unite of … Continue reading
Told to me earlier today: “What’s the difference between a condom and a non-dom?” “If you make a mistake with a condom, it only takes you nine months to find out.” Well, it made me laugh anyway.