- RT @CityMetric: Think Canada is way up north? Most Canadians live south of Milan. http://t.co/vZTjUWq5DS citymetric.com/horizons/we-th… 2 hours ago
- RT @BurnhamLandD: I have created a Pinterest board on the 'Productivity Puzzle' uk.pinterest.com/BurnhamLandD/t… http://t.co/NO9N8NNzTT 2 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… 2 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… 2 hours ago
- @Baumflough That long? 2 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… 2 hours ago
- Whigs & Conservatives Radical superlatives Liberals and Tories hurried to the place Stood there in unity Helpin' the community #ValDoonican 2 hours ago
- @Gilesyb @shashj @guardian Sierra Leone? theguardian.com/world/2010/apr… 3 hours ago
- RT @acasorguk: The conversation on #productivity continues with a new blog from @ukces twitter.com/ukces/status/6… 3 hours ago
- RT @PeopleMgt: ‘Prioritise workforce skills’ to tackle productivity puzzle, urges @CIPD in report launched today #HRnews http://t.co/wuWE3z… 3 hours ago
- RT @CIPD: Is better people management missing piece in #productivitypuzzle? Our report shows clear link ow.ly/P4uZp http://t.co/… 3 hours ago
- RT @CIPD: Our new report finds third of orgs have no #productivity measures in place #productivitypuzzle ow.ly/P5hGA http://t.co… 3 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: March 2012
At least, that’s the implication of Paragraph 2.207 in the Budget red book: Personal service companies and IR35 – The Government will introduce a package of measures to tackle avoidance through the use of personal service companies and to make the IR35 … Continue reading
The NHS risk register, or at least the version of it that has made it into the public domain, doesn’t tell us anything we didn’t already know. I’ve discussed many of the risks at length here and Father Dougal spotted … Continue reading
Alison Chisnell has been digging into some of the statistics on female board members. The headline figures show some improvement. [W]omen now make up 15.6% of the boards in FTSE 100 companies, compared to 12.5% last March and a government target … Continue reading
Richard Wilson, the former cabinet secretary, warned yesterday that forcing the government to publish the NHS risk register could have unintended consequences: It is deeply disturbing that the storm over the Health and Social Care Bill, now at its height … Continue reading
Henley’s Professor Simon Collinson reckons that central government departments are 30 percent more complex than private companies. He has developed a methodology to measure the level of complexity in an organisation and has come up with the Global Simplicity Index. A … Continue reading
Has Lord Oakeshott been reading my blog? Me, last year, on the subject of a Land Value Tax: The left’s billions in lost taxes are just as elusive as the right’s billions of public sector waste. When you look at the … Continue reading
Things happen so quickly these days. Yesterday morning Greg Smith was a brave whistleblower, after his extraordinary piece in the New York Times attacking his employer Goldman Sachs. By the evening, UK time, the backlash had started with ad hominem attacks … Continue reading