How are different European countries dealing with migrants?

I asked ChatGPT Reply: Different European countries have different approaches to dealing with illegal migrants. Here are some examples: Italy: Italy has taken a hardline approach to illegal migrants, with former Interior Minister Matteo Salvini famously declaring that Italy’s ports were closed to migrant boats. The Italian government has also worked to crack down on […]

Let me tell you about Mansplaining

Mansplaining Mansplaining is a term used to describe the act of a man explaining something to a woman in a condescending or patronizing manner, often assuming that she has little knowledge or understanding of the subject. The term is a combination of the words “man” and “explaining,” and it is commonly used in the context […]

Will I be replaced by ChatGPT at work? Part 2

I typed the title of last week’s article into the ChatGPT website and within 20 seconds it had written the following article.  As an AI language model, I don’t have any control over hiring or firing decisions made by your employer. However, it’s important to keep in mind that AI and automation technologies are being […]

Will I be replaced by ChatGPT at work? Part 1

Whilst most of us were preoccupied by the pandemic, inflation and war, machine learning and robotics have been moving on rapidly. AI stands to be the fourth industrial revolution: a transformative technology that will fundamentally reshape economies. As with all technological advances, jobs will be lost and new ones created. The difference with this one […]

Coping with the energy crisis

Countries around the world are all having to deal with the current energy crisis. Costs are rising for everyone and people are receiving different levels of support from their governments. Some get one-off energy payments, while others are being asked to turn their heating off for an extra hour a day. The UK government has […]

New year, a new you?

At the beginning of a new year it is traditional to make predictions. But the past few years have shown us that this is just pointless. We are all basically all alone and all at sea and must, therefore, make the most of whatever happens in any way we can. To this end, I am […]

Christmas party etiquette: 2022

Did you have a company Christmas party last year? No, thought not. The year before? Definitely not. By now, everyone has forgotten the rules and how to behave. So, here’s a quick reminder.  Christmas is the time of year when amateurs are often forced to party like professionals. It’s not their fault, but the annual […]

If music be the food of love

Can England beat France in the quarter finals? Who cares? It took the world 12 years to realize that awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar was an incredibly bad idea, but since the football actually started on the 20th November, political and social concerns have been widely forgotten in what is turning into a […]

Bullying comes in many forms

Twitter is an excellent forum for bullies. It allows them to vent their impotent fury onto others they don’t agree with. In many ways it is a democratic leveller. Unlike the typical hierarchy at work. How would you feel if your boss told you to; “Slit your throat”, or; “Jump out the window”? Not too […]

Work to rule

The two most boring questions are: “Who will be the next Doctor Who?”, followed by: “Who will be the next James Bond?” Then any questions about the royal family. But there is a new one. And that is: “What is quiet quitting?” Originally coined in 2009, it simply means, going to work for your contracted […]

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Our Cause

We will fight for a world where everyone feels safe, valued, able to grow, and be inspired by their role and the organisation that they work for. And that starts with us…

cause-rotated-pink

Our Cause

We will fight for a world where everyone feels safe, valued, able to grow, and be inspired by their role and the organisation that they work for. And that starts with us…