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Ensuring a sustained, well balanced economic recovery

There’s one big outstanding question in my mind re the sustainability of the UK economic recovery. Agree that the economy is doing much better than it has done over the last few years, agree that the confidence has increased (both business and consumer) and agree that we are seeing a record amount of entrepreneurial activity in the economy (read start ups). 274 more words


Saskatchewan salary hikes to be second highest – Hay’s Group

27 Aug 2014 Leader-Post LEADER-POST Sask. salary hikes second highest Salaries are forecast to increase 2.9 per cent in Saskatchewan next year, down from 3.4 per cent in 2014 and 3.2 per cent in 2013, but the second-highest increase among the provinces, according to the Hay Group’s annual salary survey released Tuesday. 10 more words


Where $100 buys the most — and least

If you do much traveling for business, or pass through many states on vacation road trips, you’ve probably already noticed that things are cheaper in Ohio than in Illinois, or in New Mexico compared to California. 269 more words


Dear Alma: I am an excellent and agile campus leader...

Dear Alma,

I am an excellent and agile campus leader. Recently I had to make a problem “go away” by “just doing it”. But it hasn’t gone away, and Facebook and Twitter don’t believe anything I say.

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This major US corporate chieftain has the honesty to call his own pay "ludicrous"

Executive pay in the US has been on an upward trajectory for years now. At an Aspen Ideas festival panel last month, Kroger chairman and longtime CEO David Dillon said something that most corporate chiefs might only utter in private. 645 more words

Dear Alma: on Double Secret Probation?

Dear Alma,

I hear that because of faculty complaints about the new civility standard, the Chancellor is putting all of campus onto Double Secret Probation. What have you heard?

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