David Cameron and Media Spin: Politics, Youtube and The Gift of Hindsight 2010

Prelude: I wrote this when I was 17 for ‘Media Magazine‘, a publication from EMC in the UK which takes an academic look at the Media Industry in a fun way. With the gift of hindsight, can we make the claim that political candidates on both side of the pond can expect greater success if … Continue reading David Cameron and Media Spin: Politics, Youtube and The Gift of Hindsight 2010

High-skill jobs for highly educated workforce: Gordon Brown

FUTURE JOBS IN A POST-RECESSION economy will require a workforce with a high skill set, according to predictions made by Gordon Brown during a Q&A session in Manchester.

People will need to have graduated from higher education or at least have an equivalent qualification, whether these are apprenticeships, diplomas or varied skills that move the individual beyond their secondary school education Continue reading High-skill jobs for highly educated workforce: Gordon Brown

America Needs Its Package Stimulated (or, The People vs Larry Flynt, Part II)

THE NOTORIOUS LARRY FLYNT, the totally minted publisher of porn magazine Hustler, released a statement that sent much of America reeling…or laughing. Everyone nursing broken purse strings could do with some easy money and as of this week it seems the easy-sleaze giants are also in need of a fat cash injection. A $5 billion … Continue reading America Needs Its Package Stimulated (or, The People vs Larry Flynt, Part II)