More people producing less..

From the RBS Chief Economist’s Weekly Briefing. As far as the jobs market is concerned, we’ve rarely (if ever) had it so good. Yet the link between jobs and pay remains severed. This is unlikely to reunite until productivity improves. And with that, there are few quick fixes.   Rude health. The last time theContinue reading “More people producing less..”

The rising north–south divide in health in the UK

This doesn’t make great reading. ….in the past 20 years, age- and sex-adjusted excess mortality has increased by as much as 46 percentage points in people aged 35–44 years in the north of England compared with the south, and by 27 percentage points in people aged 25–34 years… ….One cause of this higher mortality isContinue reading “The rising north–south divide in health in the UK”

“Intelligent Tracking Prevention.”

From John Naughton’s Memex. What’s coming in IoS 11 Ah, at last something interesting: In September, Apple will release new changes to Safari with iOS 11 called “Intelligent Tracking Prevention.” These changes will have large effects on the ad tech industry and create new winners and losers. In short, the iOS 11 changes will really helpContinue reading ““Intelligent Tracking Prevention.””

Life After Dentistry Seminar at The RAF Club

A Very Special Evening at a Very Special Venue. LIFE AFTER DENTISTRY – HOW TO PLAN AND LIVE YOUR IDEAL RETIREMENT Join Lily Head from Lily Head Practice Sales, Matt Smith from New Life Financial Planners & Alun Rees, The Dental Business Coach at The Royal Airforce Club, Piccadilly, London on Thursday 14th September. IfContinue reading “Life After Dentistry Seminar at The RAF Club”

An unregulated industry that’s exploiting people, including children,

How ethical is the cosmetic surgery market? “We’ve got largely an unregulated industry that’s exploiting people, including children, by promoting often untested and unproven products and procedures. We need better regulation of the quality and safety of these procedures, the people who carry them out, and where they are carried out.” These were strong concludingContinue reading “An unregulated industry that’s exploiting people, including children,”