- RT @andrewrawnsley: A rather different contest to #GeneralElection2017 Tony Blair, his '97 landslide-- and the 20 years since. https://t.co… 9 minutes ago
- RT @GuyVerhofstadt: The #Brexit effect: approval for the EU highest its been in ten years. #EUfightback https://t.co/ZFAzis4Ti6 9 minutes ago
- RT @leftoutside: How much more Lib Dem could a candidate look? None, none more Lib Dem. https://t.co/plz7bRv2Gj 11 minutes ago
- RT @DoubleEph: @VeryBritishDude @FlipChartRick random example. This woman is venerated in Angola today. Not a word about the wars she fough… 13 minutes ago
- RT @FlipChartKitz: Hero of the day. twitter.com/itvlondon/stat… 14 minutes ago
- @VeryBritishDude You've locked your account and you're hiding in a tree. Presumably to get away from Brexity Trumpkins. 20 minutes ago
- @DoubleEph @VeryBritishDude Thanks. Lots of people have assumed I'm calling for apologies and compensation when I d… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 21 minutes ago
- "You're lucky, kid. Listening to me usually costs £51,829." theguardian.com/politics/2017/… https://t.co/eMKr56sMId 24 minutes ago
- But enough about MPs... twitter.com/Galleon110/sta… 30 minutes ago
- RT @flashgrim: @Kat_Bee_123 @carmic3 @William61401996 @KentFyne @2351onthelist @Shiva_wolfgang @northcountryken @Del_ivered @joannaccherry… 40 minutes ago
- RT @johnb78: No, polling companies aren't trying to turn us into fascists nickbarlow.com/blog/?p=5197 via @nickjbarlow 1 hour ago
- RT @johnb78: Joanna Lumley is impressively bad at dividing 60 million by 60 million. https://t.co/LWYLOaYZ0o 1 hour ago
- Tax and ‘the rich’
- Productivity: Why worry?
- The ‘we’ of slavery
- Brexit: Britain’s Prohibition
- Productivity and bad bosses
- Brexit: Could there be a legal challenge to trade negotiations?
- 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
Benjamin Geer on Tax and ‘the rich… Anders on Tax and ‘the rich… jim smith on Tax and ‘the rich… Lucio Martelli on Tax and ‘the rich… Benjamin Geer on Tax and ‘the rich… Graham Bygrave on Tax and ‘the rich… Dipper on Tax and ‘the rich… Benjamin Geer on Tax and ‘the rich… Rick on Tax and ‘the rich… Nick on Tax and ‘the rich… Patricia Leighton on Tax and ‘the rich… lorgy on Tax and ‘the rich…
Monthly Archives: August 2011
There will be a lot of HR people thinking ‘there but for the grace of God’ after reading about the Hays employee who accidentally sent the details of contractors’ day rates to 800 RBS staff. I’ve never done anything quite that bad, though … Continue reading
Going by the frequency of posting on this blog recently, you could be forgiven for thinking so. I have the usual excuses, pressure of work etc, plus the impending evacuation of me and mine from our house due to flooding. … Continue reading
….or the Mervyn King Blues. A musical interlude to cover the recent lack of posting on this blog. As sung by Doug Shaw.
A couple of weeks ago, the government’s police cuts were looking like a done deal. Now, after three days of the worst rioting Britain has seen in decades, people are wondering whether this is really a good time to start reducing police … Continue reading
With everything else that has been going on, this has been a bad week for burying good news. The NHS making £4.3bn efficiency savings in the last financial year doesn’t have the same wow factor as riots and looting. According to … Continue reading
America suffered a blow to its prestige at the weekend when Standard and Poor’s downgraded its credit rating, removing its AAA status. President Obama’s opponents are blaming him for running up a high debt, as if the country’s debt problems only … Continue reading
Paul Herbert reckons HR people are sweating too much over culture change. His argument runs like this: Here’s the truth… you’re working too hard to change culture. Recently, Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute found that when just 10 percent of the … Continue reading