“The local Job scheme” – Nationalising employment

I’ve ranted enough about how I think a Universal Basic Income would solve a lot of society’s problems. The facts are there, it’s just up to the powers to try it out in a fair way.

However what are the other options?

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Why job interviews have to go.

There is a saying in that doing a job is no problem, but getting a job is the really hard part.
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If I were King – Rearranging the working week


People often say what they don’t like about society but it’s rare that anyone comes up with any solutions. This is often true of life in general as well but since the current unelected Tory government seems completely work obsessed then what could be a good alternative?

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“Get a job!”….it’s not that easy!

I’m fairly lucky being self employed. I’ve managed to carve out a way of making money in life doing something I quite enjoy and on my own terms. It’s rough sometimes sure, especially when I have a lean month and even the good months can be touch and go.

It wasn’t easy doing my own business but what if you’re unemployed? The age old response of “Get a job!” gets shouted constantly at you, but it isn’t that easy.

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