Good to see Professor Sir Roland Smith, that great survivor of the corporate jungle, rearing his head again at the CBI conference in Bournemouth. Fresh from his bruising battle at Britain's biggest manufacturer, British Aerospace, the "Prof" was surely the ideal candidate to open the debate on manufacturing. Yet mention of the company never passed his lips. There were plenty of footballing metaphors (the team spirit, dribbling, passing, getting the ball in the net and so forth), reflecting his role as chairman of Manchester United, but nothing about being sent off.
Whatever you think of their taskmaster, 40,000 minicab drivers could soon be out of work.
Gemma Young's Settled is one of a growing crop of upstarts that want to make it easier (and not to mention cheaper) to sell your home.
But will that make it drag its heels over gig workers' rights?
New forms of work create big challenges for companies looking after their workers' wellbeing.
Stumped? Clock ticking? Read on.
UPDATE: The chief executive of Britain's biggest power station is about to step down.