Daily Archives: January 6, 2011

Staff morale warning over bosses’ pay rises

Bosses getting huge pay rises while workers have their wages squeezed is a recipe for “desperately low morale” in companies, TUC general secretary Brendan Barber warned today. He said industry leaders had their “snouts deep in the trough” even at … Continue reading

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SEC examines disclosure rules after Goldman’s Facebook deal

US regulators are looking at whether the level of disclosure required by private companies needs to be overhauled.  This follows Goldman Sachs $450m investment in Facebook. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is looking at whether a string of recent … Continue reading

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Students apply for degrees with jobs

Figures show that applications to study subjects such as veterinary science, dentistry, engineering and the sciences have increased in the past few months. The number of students applying to courses linked to medicine, such as nursing, midwifery, pathology and radiography, … Continue reading

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Quotations

Anger is the feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.  Evan Esar (1899 – 1995)

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