- @eureferendum Right, so leaving the EU would be even more complex than the economists have allowed for? 10 hours ago
- @eureferendum These are scenarios, not straw men. 10 hours ago
- @eureferendum I'll believe that when I see it. 10 hours ago
- @MJCarty If I was idle and rich... @StephenG41HR @camra 10 hours ago
- Choose your elites – I’ll go with the ones that have done some proper work flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2016/05/27/cho… https://t.co/kScmxdGdMm 11 hours ago
- RT @twlldun: It's the (am) that makes this. Pure, unadulterated Dr Eoin in his absolute fucking pomp. The man is a master https://t.co/c1Ap… 18 hours ago
- RT @twlldun: March 2000: magazine you worked for went bankrupt after publishing libellous genocide denial about Bosnia. Awkward https://t.… 18 hours ago
- RT @monaghanpj: France? bbc.co.uk/news/world-eur… we'd love their productivity, whilst they'd love our employment figures, solution somewhere… 18 hours ago
- Early start tomorrow so not watching #bbcqt but if anyone comes out with that £350m a week, show them this: https://t.co/KzgJouTgv2 18 hours ago
- @MJCarty My brother-in-law keeps on at me to start a microbrewery and craft beer bar in Spain. @camra 21 hours ago
- RT @PeopleMgt: A huge congratulations to everyone on the #PMPowerList! 🌟 All highly deserved. The full list is now available here: https://… 22 hours ago
- Yesterday's post on the ageing world, now with a link to a pause-able version of that great @aronstrandberg map. flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2016/05/25/the… 1 day ago
- Choose your elites – I’ll go with the ones that have done some proper work
- The ageing society – it’s a global thing
- After Brexit: Fewer immigrants or just different immigrants?
- Talent on tap but productivity splutters
- What happens when the tax credits go?
- Are we prepared for a low growth world?
- Brexit is a one-way door
- Fishing for red herrings
- Current account deficit rains on George Osborne’s parade
- UK employers pillaging Europe’s talent
- Another threat to the deficit target: Tory MPs
- Self-employed slide further into poverty
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Monthly Archives: April 2012
The Seventies were crap. It’s one of those things that ‘everybody knows’. The unions held the country to ransom, refuse piled up in the streets, power cuts were frequent and the fashions were embarrassing. The economy was tanking and Britain … Continue reading
Can we all be creative given the right circumstances or is creativity the preserve of a few naturally talented people? It’s an important question for organisations. If it’s the former, you foster an environment where people are given as much … Continue reading
Chris Dillow reckons we are facing a crisis of creativity. “What might be the most important question in economics,” he says, is “how to encourage creativity.” I say this is the most important question because it is the main cause … Continue reading
If you want to fritter away an hour or two on a Friday, you could do worse than play around with this fascinating Global cities graphic from McKinsey. It maps cities by population, GDP and Per Capita GDP in 2007 … Continue reading
Two reports about the cost of ageing and its fiscal impact came out last week. The IMF’s Financial Stability Report concluded that the cost of longevity has been consistently underestimated. By 2050, it says, if people are living for even … Continue reading
A bronze statue of Genghis Khan, by Buryat sculptor Dashi Namdakov, was placed at Marble Arch this weekend. The occasion lead Kate to consider the khan’s legacy and his leadership style. I can never decide whether Genghis Khan was a ruthless … Continue reading
I’m off for a few days on a finance and risk management action learning event. Normal service (whatever that is) will be resumed next week.