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"it's interesting that every example you listed is only as valuable as the market thinks it is" Not sure if this is a tongue-in-cheek...
18/01/2021 - 12:23
Even if we ignore the Laos stuff, there's a lot of other white noise mixed in with it. I mean, let's look at the baked beans comment: "And...
15/01/2021 - 18:05
Though precisely because of the mining boom, that's exactly why mining supplies had that price rise added on to them [as did everything...
15/01/2021 - 17:34
We're sort of mixing apples and oranges here, however. Fuel isn't a type of product that changes price based on the level of development,...
15/01/2021 - 17:10
I didn't know a lot about Laos (and still don't), but it looks like it's one of the poorest and oppressively governed places in East Asia....
15/01/2021 - 14:29
Aged care services (and to a lesser extent, disability support services *see bottom paragraph) are growing industries [look at how much of...
07/01/2021 - 17:23
Apologies if you didn't understand. I limit this apology to purely what I have said, if I have to apologise for everything you don't...
02/01/2021 - 18:17
I was giving up on trying to discuss the complexities of the tax system with you. So we'll never know whether what you said was actually...
02/01/2021 - 17:52
Did a sneaky little "or has portrayed himself as male" get edited in to your first sentence, Donald? Getting a little *nerrrrrrrvous* about...
02/01/2021 - 17:37
"For mskeggs had his effective tax rate wrong and never answered guess he couldn’t fess up, even though he drilled me for having the...
02/01/2021 - 17:01
Look, I'm sure some of us are comfortable taking hot tax law tips from people who forgot about PSI and then said "look, just get 2 clients,...
02/01/2021 - 16:58
Yeah, he's the one who should be on this thread, #yourwelcome
02/01/2021 - 16:47
Alright, so when you said "Aw, me company would earn that money, then pay me a yearly wage, and I'd somehow get tax credits back (I...
02/01/2021 - 16:41
The fact that you hadn't even heard of PSI (which has been around for twenty years) and tried to show off your clever planning in spite of...
02/01/2021 - 16:36
And then you'd get a little tap on the shoulder from the ATO and a reminder that "PSI" stands for more than just pounds per square inch,...
02/01/2021 - 15:53
There's some nuances to the discussion that I'm going to drop here, not so much to correct you, but I think the general reader of the...
02/01/2021 - 14:58
Well, the "best value" books are to write about areas in your own profession because you have a solid knowledge on the subject base, you...
02/01/2021 - 13:37
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01/01/2021 - 22:39
"I am intimately familiar with the situation you think you're describing (I'm not sure how many others really do). However, you're trying...
24/12/2020 - 19:00
Half the foodies think it's sacrilege, the other half think it's amazing: Lobster Mac 'n' Cheese.
24/12/2020 - 14:22
I'm not here advocating some sort of political action to combat these problems. That would be noble of me, but I'm actually fighting a more...
24/12/2020 - 13:58
The entire scenario has been created as analogous to explain the concept that when there's a power imbalance during a negotiation process,...
24/12/2020 - 13:30
That made me chuckle, have an upvote for having the outright cheek to continue to add options to my example... but why make yourself walk...
24/12/2020 - 12:39
No. What you've decided you're *probably* comfortable offering in a negotiation has nothing to do with the appropriateness of the offer...
24/12/2020 - 12:32
Alright, now let's say there's only 3 factories in this tiny, third world town, those are the pay rates the Factory Owners have set as the...
22/12/2020 - 22:15
I'm not going to go round 2 with you because you're still baking that same circular reasoning into your arguments ["In answer to whether...
22/12/2020 - 20:29
The analogy was purely to demonstrate how through no fault of your own, a power imbalance can arise that will result in you not being able...
22/12/2020 - 20:09
You're missing the point. Moral/ethical discussions are about where in a person's conscience they drew the line for, well, ethical...
22/12/2020 - 18:19
It's exploitation to pay a worker the sum that they willingly agree to **if** there's an imbalance of power as part of the negotiation...
22/12/2020 - 18:02
"Presumption of innocence" is a loaded term (it's used in discussions of whether someone's committed a crime or not). This **could** be a...
22/12/2020 - 17:21