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New regulations to tackle obesity in the workplace – April Fool!

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14 Dec 2009

Personnel Today’s Guru now has a new home, and his very own blog. For your daily dose of workplace wit...

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A legal nightmare before Christmas…

11 Dec 2007

Will the workplace Christmas party survive the employment law onslaught this festive season? Gather in closely, snuggle up and listen...

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Guru’s backward glance at 2007

11 Dec 2007

Human resources’ most notorious commentator looks back at the year that was 2007. Only the names and dates may have...

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Missing your Guru fix?

29 Oct 2007

Where’s Guru gone? Don’t panic! Personnel Today’s blue-faced font of HR knowledge, can now be found at personneltoday.com/gurublog...

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Mad cabbies on the rampage in the US

15 Oct 2007

Reporting from the 44th annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America, the Guardian’s award-winning podcaster, Riazat Butt, found...

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Guru – boozy CIPD to talk on perils of drink

8 Oct 2007

Guru was amused last week to hear the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) talking about the need for...

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Cops gunning for a woman’s touch

1 Oct 2007

Talking of multi-tasking women, more females are to be given fire-arms training in a bid to give armed units more...

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PM prepares clean sweep for the NHS

1 Oct 2007

Talking of big knobs on TV, making his debut in front of the nation and his acolytes at the Labour...

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Guru learns how to clean his weapon

1 Oct 2007

In between bequeathing HR expertise to the needy in what passes as a day job, and dispensing life advice to the...

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Guru: Judges to be judged in appraisal scheme

24 Sep 2007

Judges to be judged in appraisal schemeJudges, famed for having never heard of the Beatles or the internet, are to...

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High price to pay for peaceful streets

17 Sep 2007

Guru noted in last week’s issue of Personnel Today that the HR community has been called in to help the...

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Guru does Brighton for summer ritual

17 Sep 2007

Guru loves a trip to the seaside, so it is lucky for him that the trade unions all tend to...

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Guru – Perky Polish brides bounce into Britain

11 Sep 2007

Perky Polish brides bounce into BritainA new wave of Polish immigration is following in the wake of the plumbers and...

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Guru: Nutty way to treat migrant workers

3 Sep 2007

According to business folklore, ‘if you pay peanuts, you get monkeys’, but gangmasters in Cornwall recently took ignoring the minimum...

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