Monday, August 23, 2010
This is how councils waste money, hire someone to fire others!
A row has broken out at a county council after its chief executive hired an "improvement director" on a Â£110,000 annual salary just days after announcing 3,000 job cuts. Nottinghamshire County Council opposition leader Alan Rhodes is at loggerheads with chief executive Mick Burrows after he appointed Greg Michael, a former managing director of DHL in Denmark, to the newly created role. Cllr Rhodes said he failed to see why the appointment designed to oversee the jobs cuts