As we usher in the year-end holidays, many of us might have already started on our 2018 plans. Here, we have next year’s Chinese astrology predictions by fengshui consultant Joey Yap. The 40-year-old has given pointers that might help guide you with your love life, career, health and wealth throughout the year of the dog. Chinese New Year celebrations in 2018 start on 16 February. Dog Those born in the year of the dog will experience their fair share of personal and professional problems in 2018, with matters from one aspect of your life having the tendency to spill into another. ...
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The woman quoting her is Fiona Marston, the CEO of Absynth Biologics, an organisation that addresses people’s growing immunity to antibiotics. Fiona and the other five women featured in this article were photographed by British photographer Amelia Troubridge for a collaborative project (and exhibition, details below) between and Innovate UK, who are working to address the abhorrently low number of women in the STEM industries (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) – estimated to be just 14%. While Getty searches for “female business executive” (guilty) have increased 350% over the last few years, the overall proportion of female entrepreneurs in Britain is still 50% less than men.
According to recent statistics one third of Brits now sleep for just five-to-six hours per night, which is significantly less than the standard seven-eight hours that experts recommend we need. A new study, published by the Rotterdam School of Management, has revealed that erratic and disruptive behaviour at work can be caused by just one night of poor ZZZs. Researchers found that lack of sleep does not only mean tired and groggy workers, but can also cause “unwanted” activity, which they believe could be associated with lower levels of self-control.
A third of workers said they’d suffered from mental health issues as a direct result of working long hours.
How do you describe a group of professional women? Sir Roger Gale MP has inadvertently whipped up the Internet into a frenzy by referring to female staff in his office as ‘girls’. “Sir Roger Gale is talking about the girls in his office – is he employing child labour?!,” one man tweeted.
The Government has been promising to do more to help working parents in this area for some time now and yesterday the Chancellor outlined their plans for this trickiest of parenting areas. In his budget speech Philip Hammond announced that two million households would be eligible for tax free childcare by the end of the year. Working parents of three and four year olds would be entitled to the extension of free childcare hours from the current 15 to 30 hours, later this year.
As you probably have already heard, today is International Women’s Day, and many women across the nation are participating in “A Day…