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Education does not equal happiness – study

Getting a good education makes us no happier than failing exams and dropping out of school, a study claims.

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‘I just want quality time with my kids’

A stressed-out single mom trying to find more time for her kids gets some help from a life coach.

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Top earners have a degree in common

Engineering graduates are the richest of their prosperous peers, according to researchers.

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Death of the celeb memoir?
December 31 2014 at 12:19

Let's put our hands together and pray for the guillotine of good taste to fall on these piles of pap, writes Jan Moir.

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It’s New Year’s Eve, suffering from fosy?
December 31 2014 at 10:25

Holding out for a better party offer? You could fall victim to fosy - fear of saying yes.

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Men are reining in sexist language
December 30 2014 at 12:53

An analysis of 2.5 million words found that terms like sexy and blonde have all but vanished from our vocabulary.

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38, the age of contentment?
December 30 2014 at 10:59

Apparently the best moments in life are the birth of a first child, your wedding day and the birth of grandchildren.

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2014: The good, the meh and the nasty
December 29 2014 at 11:14

To close off 2014, here's a list of who we loved, hated and felt indifferent about...

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The Christmas rush is a dangerous affair
December 24 2014 at 10:10

What makes people lose their minds in December, asks Masood Boomgaard, who can't contain his festive fear.

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Why thoughtful gifts are the worst
December 23 2014 at 13:40

Gift-buying has become a deceivingly selfish pursuit. Roberto A Ferdman has some tips.

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My child’s Jewish, why the Santa hat?
December 23 2014 at 11:40

Does respecting everyone mean having to eschew all tradition, asks Michelle Boorstein.

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The machine that manufactures internet cool
December 22 2014 at 10:14

Tumblr is giving adults a glimpse into the pulsing heart of youth internet culture. Caitlin Dewey finds it a blessing and a curse.

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Why you never finish that novel
December 19 2014 at 13:09

It’s no surprise that half of us never finish novels. Tom Utley is still wading through one he began 43 years ago...

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