How I Travel - Meet the world's most interesting travelers. How I Travel - Meet the world's most interesting travelers. V&A director's decision to quit hastened by Brexit vote. Artists beware – Brexit wants your ‘British creativity’ Art does not take place in a vacuum.
It maintains an ineradicable, if often troubled, relation to power. Renaissance painters understood this, and allegorised it in their canvases, which often recast in a mythical light the systems of patronage that had occasioned them in the first place. So did 20th-century dramatists. This is How the Millennials Are Using Their Value System to Improve Life Productivity.
To the baby boomer generation, pension plans, a straight career path, and a corner office were more important.
The baby boomers believe in committing a substantial duration of their careers to a particular organization. This is not the same value system or driving force of the millennials. The millennials want meaning in their work and are more attracted to entrepreneurial endeavors. Among many other things they value experience other than ownership. And at work, they want ongoing conversation and feedback rather than annual review. UK government expenditure 2017 - Pie Charts Tables. On July 21, 2016, HM Treasury published its Public Expenditure Statistical Analyses (PESA) for 2016. ukpublicspending.co.uk uses the PESA tables of public spending at the "sub-function" level as its major data source for UK public spending.ukpublicspending.co.uk has now updated its spending tables using data from PESA 2016.
The update includes outturn spending data for 2015-16, and plans data for 2016-17 through 2019-20. ukpublicspending.co.uk uses PESA's Table 6.4 for Central Government expenditure, Table 7.4 for Local Authority expenditure, and Table 8.3 for Public Corporation capital expenditure.Since HM Treasury does not provide plans estimates for Local Authority spending, ukpublicspending.co.uk provides "guesstimates" instead. This is done by extending the percentage increase in spending between 2014-15 and 2015-16 for each sub-function for the plans year. Twitter Gives Online Hate Speech Its Biggest Social Media Platform — Facebook and Google Are Better - News.
During the last months, anti-Semitic attacks and trolling has risen to seemingly unprecedented levels on social media sites.
The problem’s gotten so bad that the Anti-Defamation League created a task force combating online hate speech. (Their first report will be released this Wednesday.) EU student funding in UK to remain same in 2017 despite Brexit vote. Chancellor Philip Hammond 'still aspires for surplus' Image copyright Getty Images Philip Hammond is expected say in his Autumn Statement he will still aim to achieve a budget surplus, despite abandoning a formal target by George Osborne to do so by 2020.
The chancellor's friend, MP Stephen Hammond, said Mr Hammond planned to set out an "intellectual framework" to bring the economy back to surplus. Scots and Welsh can have say in Brexit court case. Image copyright Supreme Court The Scottish and Welsh governments are to be allowed to intervene in the Supreme Court battle over how Brexit should be triggered.
The government's appeal against the High Court ruling that MPs must vote on triggering Brexit will be heard in the Supreme Court from 5 December. Forbes Welcome. Model Diversity Report: Fall 2016 Ad Campaigns - theFashionSpot. How Diversity Changed Fashion. Activist Bethann Hardison, a model in the Seventies and later a model agent, was rewarded for her work in championing diversity by the prestigious Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).
Her mantra is simple: 'Let the model model,' she says. 'At the end of the day, that's what we're here for. When we get on the runway we want to show who we are, show you what we've got and show how we can best express the clothes.' She remembers the rise of the 'Slavic' look Doukas mentions and blames it on two factors: the rise of casting directors who were looking for a 'blank slate' kind of beauty, as well as the increasing regularity of the runway format. 'The power was no longer with the designers or even the model agencies, but with the stylists and the casting directors.
YouTube: Marketers must keep it real when portraying diversity. Marketers must “switch it up” but not entirely disrupt the reality of what the consumer relates to in order to stay diverse, says Google’s newly appointed global director of diversity Baroness Oona King.
Speaking at an event hosted by YouTube last week, King said brands should switch round stereotypes, but not in a manner that moves entirely away from a representation the viewer resonates with. “There are lots of things we could do, but the first one is just be aware, be aware of stereotypes you might consciously or unconsciously be perpetuating. And take small steps that don’t cost you anything and can really make a big change,” she said. Google to Expand London Campus Despite Brexit Questions - Bloomberg. Google is going ahead with delayed plans to expand its London offices, saying it will build a 10-story building on the site in a move that the U.K. government called a vote of confidence in the country’s post-Brexit future.
Angela Merkel suggests she is willing to compromise on free movement in the wake of Brexit. We must rethink globalization, or Trumpism will prevail. UK unemployment falls to 11-year low. Image copyright PA UK unemployment fell by 37,000 to 1.6 million in the three months to September, hitting an 11-year low.
Obama Says Brexit and Trump Both Powered by Globalization Fears - Bloomberg Politics. President Barack Obama said that fears of globalization and suspicions of government institutions and elites powered both the U.K.’s vote to exit the European Union and Donald Trump’s election as the next U.S. president. "Globalization combined with technology, combined with social media and constant information, has disrupted people’s lives" in both concrete and psychological ways, Obama said at a news conference on Tuesday in Athens with the Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras. History tells us what may happen next with Brexit & Trump – Medium.
Theresa May has promoted women. But she’s a Tory first and a feminist second. How Brexit Could Impact Diversity in Recruitment - ThisWay Global.