Tag Archives: economy

New corporate logos

Speaking of name change, in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, some companies may need to redo their corporate logos. Here are some suggestions. Technorati Tags: financial crisis corporate logos funny photos Help spread the word!

十大温馨提示

经济危机,到年底了,治安不好,出门注意: 1.如一定要携带单肩笔记本电脑包,请在背包正面写上”同城速递”2.如需携带中型手提旅行袋,请写上”管道疏通”3.如需携带大型拉杆行李箱,请写上”专业保洁”4.如需携带大量纸箱,请写上”商务快餐”5.钱包要写”消毒面纸”6.胸前MP3上裹一层纸,上书”速效救心丸”7.身上如携带更贵重的东西,最好抱个小鸡,写上”小心禽流感”8.如果是大袋值钱的,请用黑色晒图纸袋子包裹,写上:XX公司施工图纸建筑结构水电各10套9.如携带美女同行请在其脑门上贴一”人妖”字样 Technorati Tags: 温馨提示 经济危机 治安 Help spread the word!

Scandal-gate

We have scandals like Watergate, Monicagate and Mariagate. So what do you call a probe into the current financial scandals? Answer: Investigate Technorati Tags: watergate Monicagate Mariagate investigate financial scandals Help spread the word!

You’re fired!

In a blog post titled “10 CEOs To Go In 2009“, 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list of chief executives who should get the boot. No prize for guessing GM’s Rick Wagoner made the list. Apparently, this is no idle musings as seven of the 10 on last year’s roster are gone. Without further ado,… Read More »

Quit whining, HENRYs

FORTUNE magazine ran an article, “Look who pays for the bailout” in its November 10 issue about how high earners, not rich yet (HENRY) must starve themselves of luxuries to become wealthy. The writers of the article believe that it’s not fair that HENRYs pay a high amount of tax because they are hard working… Read More »

Is there such a thing as responsible retrenchment?

Gan Kim Yong, Singapore’s Acting Minister for Manpower, said the new guidelines on management of excess staff will “send a clear message to employers on the need to leverage on the tripartite framework” between the government, employers and workers’ unions, so that any retrenchment can be conducted in a “responsible manner”. A sprinkling of euphemisms… Read More »

World War III?

The world got out of the massive bout of falling prices, or deflation, during the Great Depression in the 1930s partly through World War II. Would we have to start World War III to dig ourselves out of the current financial crisis? Technorati Tags: World War WWII WWIII Great Depression deflation financial crisis Help spread… Read More »