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What to do when someone dies

Many practical details must be taken care of when a loved one dies. Helen Grange provides a guide...

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Why celeb gossip is like a lottery win

Hearing juicy gossip about famous people fires up the brain’s pleasure centre, a study shows.

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Get fired to find happiness

People who get sacked or quit their jobs to work for themselves are the happiest workers, according to research.

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South Africans work too hard - study
December 3 2014 at 07:01

South Africans have been urged to take their annual leave as "tired employees are generally unhappy employees".

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53, the peak age for dealing with money
December 2 2014 at 11:45

Our ability to make sound financial decisions peaks at 53 and then declines, a new study claims.

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Moving for love or money?
December 1 2014 at 11:18

A new study raises an intriguing question: why do women gravitate toward certain jobs, while men don't?

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Where there's a plane, there's an avgeek
November 28 2014 at 13:08

Other paparazzi chase the Kardashians; these stalk aeroplanes.

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Ditch the bucket list and relax
November 28 2014 at 13:02

Jim Sollisch wonders why he can't just grow old the old-fashioned way.

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How to pursue a job lead
November 28 2014 at 11:30

Career coach Joyce Russell gives advice on working life conundrums...

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Male authors get male readers, says survey
November 27 2014 at 11:41

Research shows that most of us prefer books written by authors of own gender.

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Duchess moved to tears at charity event
November 26 2014 at 07:24

When Leigh Smith, whose baby died at three months, finished her speech, Kate reacted as any mom would...

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Halle’s ex used racial slurs, court told
November 25 2014 at 07:38

Halle Berry claims Gabriel Aubry used racial slurs against her and straightened their daughter's hair.

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Stay away from work’s slippery slope
November 24 2014 at 13:45

Leaders need to have a moral compass to follow, says career coach Joyce Russell.

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