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Academics call on Civil Service to adopt a more constructive approach to industrial relations

Professor Gregor Gall has joined 32 other academics in criticizing the Civil Service’s approach to industrial relations in a letter to The Independent last Friday… 656 more words


Francis Maude visits Midlands Cyber Security Firm

The Rt. Hon. Francis Maude MP called in to meet the team at a West Midlands based Cyber Security Consultancy today.

Today, Advent IM was pleased to host a visit by the Rt. 600 more words

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Why the distinction between poverty and inequality is important

Why is the distinction between poverty and inequality important? Two exchanges in the media this week tell us why.

Firstly. It is important for you to know that there are two ways of measuring poverty: One is ‘absolute poverty’, which is measured using a fixed standard (The World Bank definition is $1.25 a day) and means being unable to meet someone’s basic needs. 716 more words


Pensioners are warned: Learn the Internet or lose your benefits

Reposted from Vox Political – by Mike Sivier

Just when you think that these chinless wonders can’t do anything worse they go and trump themselves…  146 more words


Government reveals new debt recovery firm

Reposted from Accountingweb

The government has launched a new public/private debt collection agency for government departments including HMRC.

Now couple of things here lovely readers… 576 more words


Democracy fail

On Monday night parliament debated firefighter pension regulations and an early day motion, 454, laid in prayer against it. It went to the wire. I sat with friends who will be affected by the decisions taken and watched as result came in. 462 more words

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