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#1 Bleep1673

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 10:02 AM

Mansfield Town Chairman John Radford has given the Manager his Aston Martin for beating Barrow 8-1 at the weekend.

http://www.bbc.co.uk...mshire-21401047

Anyone else had a bonus this year? I've had a pay cut of £7k
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#2 Griff9of13

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 11:19 AM

I (hopefully) get a bonus every 6 months - next due in March. :)

Not quite in that league though (even more so once Gidion has grabbed his bit large chunk). <_<
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#3 gazza77

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 11:34 AM

I haven't received a bonus in 10 years, which is strangely the same length of time that I've worked for the NHS. Nor have I had a paid for Christmas party, or any other such benefit in that time either. I do however (before anyone else points it out) have a final salary pension to look forward to, assuming that is, that it will not have been withdrawn by the time I'm due to retire at 67 (2044).

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#4 gingerjon

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 11:39 AM

Never had a bonus.

Never had a pay cut.

Been made redundant three times.
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#5 JohnM

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 05:57 PM

I haven't received a bonus in 10 years, which is strangely the same length of time that I've worked for the NHS. Nor have I had a paid for Christmas party, or any other such benefit in that time either. I do however (before anyone else points it out) have a final salary pension to look forward to, assuming that is, that it will not have been withdrawn by the time I'm due to retire at 67 (2044).


Do you get free health care?

#6 longboard

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 06:01 PM

Do you get free health care?


Yes. He gets neglected regularly. ;)

#7 gazza77

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 06:56 PM

Do you get free health care?


No better or worse than anyone else, or at least no different to anyone else using the hospital I work at. I try to avoid using the facilities though. ;)

Edited by gazza77, 11 February 2013 - 06:59 PM.

"Featherstone outside the Super League is like Rooney, Ronaldo, Villa out of Euro 2012."

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#8 gazza77

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 06:58 PM

Yes. He gets neglected regularly. ;)


As it happens, my employer is very highly rated. :D

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#9 Phil

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 08:06 PM

We get a 5% pay rise year on year and a yearly bonus which is usually around £2000. Who says "communism" doesn't work?
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#10 Johnoco

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 08:15 PM

We get a 5% pay rise year on year and a yearly bonus which is usually around £2000. Who says "communism" doesn't work?

Hmm....any jobs going comrade? ;)

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#11 marklaspalmas

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 08:29 PM

I'm not paying myself a bonus this year (11th year running). Mind you, Im not thinking of sacking myself either so I should count my blessings. Things are tough in Spain.

 

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#12 Phil

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 09:28 PM

Hmm....any jobs going comrade? ;)


There may be later in the year I'll pm you at the time if you're interested
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#13 Johnoco

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 09:38 PM

There may be later in the year I'll pm you at the time if you're interested

Aye, why not. Cheers

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#14 Bedford Roughyed

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 12:22 AM

Had a bonus in each of the last 4 years, even though one year we had a 0% payrise.

Not convinced our place is safe mind you, despite building new infrastrucure here.
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#15 Severus

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 09:54 AM

What's a bonus?
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#16 Wolford6

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:02 AM

What's a bonus?


Not living in Lancashire.

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#17 Severus

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 10:30 AM

Not living in Lancashire.

Bah dum tiish
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#18 MikeW

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 01:04 PM

Pay rise every year, but not on a payscale which automatically rises just based on length of service which I am reliably informed is not considered a pay rise in the NHS, even though it is.

#19 gazza77

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 01:10 PM

I am reliably informed is not considered a pay rise in the NHS, even though it is.


That depends on your opinion, I view it as a pay rise. ;)

There is however a limit to how far each pay scale goes, the increases don't keep coming forever unless you move to a job on a higher pay scale.

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#20 MikeW

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 01:15 PM

That depends on your opinion, I view it as a pay rise. ;)

There is however a limit to how far each pay scale goes, the increases don't keep coming forever unless you move to a job on a higher pay scale.


So it's not a common misconception then? My wife didn't seem to be able to get her head around why an arbitary pay increase without any requirement for performance was the same as a pay rise. Don't get me wrong I'd push for that where I work, because there are too many people in their 50's on WAY too much money for their role, but they have to have the same % increases as everyone else because that's the way our pay scale works.




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