Tag Archives: money

Student’s work not valued

Hours of unpaid work, doing the tasks that no one who is actually getting paid wants to do is something many students or people doing ‘work experience’ face. At the start of this month the House of Commons heard a … Continue reading

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OPINION: Public Relations is a necessity in the NHS

The NHS have been getting a hard time lately, be it with poor patient treatment, corrupt waiting lists or sloppy medical procedures however I think that the latest news of the BBC comes as an attack on the industry we … Continue reading

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OPINION: Barclays pays out the big bucks

Today it was reported by the BBC that a more than 400 employees of Barclays bank earned more than £1m last year. This comes after a number of scandals made by the bank last year when they submitted false interest … Continue reading

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RBS report record losses

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has reported pre-tax losses of almost £5.2bn in a “chastening” 2012. This has been the fifth annual loss since it was rescued by the government in 2008 trebling last year’s loss of £766m. The … Continue reading

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Get your hands off my cookies!

Now here is a pleasent surprise in 2012 where more and more news websites and articles you run into have a paywall… The Financial Times has taken down its paywall for its Money Supply blog. So instead of paying a … Continue reading

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Twitter Promotions Can Tweet Off!

Something that caught my attention this week was The Cut’s Associate Editors Kat Stoeffel’s talk was her observation that Twitter has become more of an online promotion network rather than a social site. I have noticed this myself as I … Continue reading

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