Daily Archives: October 1, 2010

New Labour Leader risks alienating business groups over minimum wage hike

Newly elected Labour leader Ed Miliband has caused consternation among business leaders, with his debut speech hinting at an increase in the minimum wage. Miliband told the Labour Party conference in Manchester: “I believe in not just a minimum wage, … Continue reading

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Confusion remains as Equality Act comes into force

According to Personnel Today almost half of their readers are still confused about the implications of the Equality Act which came into force today.  Their findings are based on a quiz asking questions in five keys areas and the results … Continue reading

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The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function.  F Scott Fitzgerald, “The Crack Up” 1936 (1896 – 1940)

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