Category: private sector

It’s the people, stupid!

This post is about two tweets which came my way yesterday.  Both speak of the importance of personal responsibility.  The first describes its reach in private industry (in this case, I believe in relation to a recent story on the…

Are Cameron & Co acting like witch doctors?

Kevin describes Michael Gove’s dogmatic approach to politics thus: Last week’s announcement by Michael Gove that AS Levels would no longer count towards an A Level grade was a classic example of making policy based on dogma not evidence. The…

£220 million? Really? On what?

At first I thought the figure of £220 million might be the cost of importing this kind of riot-control support and law-and-order leadership from the good ol’ US of A: In the week that newspaper hacking exploded back onto the…