Archive for December, 2010

Seasons Greetings

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our clients, candidates and those that just enjoying reading the blog.  May 2011 bring everything you want (other than higher interest rates………………..)

Britain on the mend?

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Presenting his first Autumn Statement as Chancellor of the Exchequer, Chancellor George Osborne has asserted that Britain is ‘on track’ to recover from the deepest recession of post-war times.

The Statement was largely a response to the first Autumn forecast from the independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), created by the Coalition Government earlier this year.  Despite issuing a cautionary note on the reliability of forecasts, Mr Osborne went on to argue that the OBR report vindicated the Government’s ‘decisive action’ on the economy.

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