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How Lord Fraud's Benefit Rules For Self-Employed Workers Will Mean The End Of Enterprise

Fuck entrepreneurs.  Seriously.  Fuck them.  Most of them are are chinless jumped up idiots squandering their trust funds and boring everyone shitless with their latest wacky idea for raspberry fucking flavoured baked beans.  1,121 more words

Welfare Reform

This election, I'm putting my cross where it matters

In this guest post, single parent blogger Kairen tells us about the issues that will be motivating her to vote in this election. You can find more of Kairen’s articles on her blog here: … 564 more words

Income

#GE2015: What are the three main parties offering for working families?

By Richard Dunstan, Workflex blog editor

Last week, as the General Election campaign reached its mid-point, a small forest of trees was lost for ever as the three main political parties – first… 1,365 more words

Flexible Working

Jobcentre 'Work Coaches' cannot make following mandatory

Today the DWP disclosed a summary of it’s Work Coaches (WC) “main activities“, it is worth noting that use of the ‘My Work Plan… 353 more words

Universal Jobmatch

Heading for Hell in a hand-basket.......and here's why.

So I got a letter recently asking me to attend a “work focussed interview with regard to the upcoming change to Universal Credit”

I figured this wasn’t a big thing, just a meeting to tell me all my money will be rolled into one big payment, once a month and I’d have to get used to it, end of. 1,182 more words

Annoying Things

Changing the world a step at a time. 

2013 was the year that the DWP and my local council decided to bring universal credit to my town. It was decided that we would be the “pilot” area to trial universal credit. 757 more words