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Et Cetera - Prospect's general blog

Prospect has specialist blogs about rights at workhealth & safety and pensions. This is our 'everything else' blog - contributors from across the union about different events, campaigns, news and current affairs.

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EU approves CETA, but the fight is not over

The European Parliament has voted in favour of a free-trade agreement between the EU and Canada (CETA), with 408 votes for, 254 against and 33 abstentions.

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Prospect’s three Rs: responsive, relentless and resilient

Our core values will help members navigate the political and economic uncertainties ahead, says general secretary Mike Clancy.


Take robots replacing civil servants with a pinch of salt

Robots could replace thousands of civil service and public sector workers, according to today’s newspapers (6 February).

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Lobby for the future of Euratom

Having waited six months for the Government to clarify its intentions about Brexit, the Supreme Court judgement on 24 January requiring Parliamentary consent for exit, presaged frenetic political activity.


Pink or blue brains: challenging stereotyping in STEM

When employers consider the qualities they might look for in their ideal candidates these are likely to include problem-solving skills, paying attention to detail, reliability, loyalty, creativity and innovative thinking.

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