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Why boarding schools produce bad leaders

By Anne workforce / May 3, 2019

The elite tradition is to send children away at a young age to be educated. But future politicians who suffer this ‘privileged abandonment’ often turn out as bullies or bumblers. A psychotherapist explains why In Britain, the link between private boarding education and leadership is gold-plated. If their parents can afford it, children are sent […]

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Rachel Roddy’s recipe for pizza rustica | A kitchen in Rome

By Anne workforce / May 2, 2019

At this time of year in Rome, it’s traditional to pair the first broad beans with pecorino Our rental agreement came with all the usual clauses, but also a verbal one: take care of the tortoise on the terrace. This unexpected role has brought me joy. I had no idea how fast a tortoise could […]

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The private renters trapped in Britain’s new slums

By Anne workforce / May 2, 2019

Years of austerity have driven the poorest into squalid, crumbling homes. Can this cycle be broken? The stark human cost of Britain’s decade-long austerity drive, welfare reforms and warped housing priorities can be glimpsed in 11 decaying flats carved from what was once a grand Victorian terrace home in Weston-super-Mare. These bay-fronted houses were most […]

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A Canadian photographer who built his 104-square-foot tiny house with his own hands says he ‘house-hacked’ his way into ‘living for free’

By Anne workforce / December 23, 2018

Mackenzie Duncan A “tiny house” typically ranges from 100 to 400 square feet, less than a sixth of the size of an average house. Canadian photographer Mackenzie Duncan lives in a tiny house on Vancouver Island. He lives by a zero-waste philosophy, owns four plates, and doesn’t have a TV.   As real estate prices […]

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3 Empowering Small Business Tips for Today, 2019, and a Better Future

By Anne workforce / November 27, 2018

Posted by MiriamEllis “American business is overwhelmingly small business.” – SBE Council Small businesses have created 61.8% of net new jobs in the US since the early 1990s. Local business is big business. Let’s celebrate this in honor of Small Business Saturday with 3 strategies that will support independent business owners this week, and in […]

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