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Ten Signs Your Company Has A Culture Problem

It is time for corporate and institutional leaders to be honest with themselves and one another about the real problems that keep companies from achieving their goals.<p>They don’t miss their goals because Sally in Accounting is a poor performer or because the company inexplicably developed a …

The Workplace

A recent experiment at Google suggests there's a simple way to stop mindless snacking at work

But in reality, they were spies.<p>Scientists had sent them there on a single reconnaissance mission: Observe the snack choices people made while walking through the nearby "micro-kitchen," or the break room.<p>The micro-kitchen was designed so that one beverage station was located about six feet from a …

Wi-Fi security and government-wide roaming: solutions

I was invited to deliver a presentation at the recent CyberUK event on the work that Common Technology Services (CTS) is doing to enable Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

News in Brief: ‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens

SAN BERNARDINO, CA—In the hours following a violent rampage in southern California in which two attackers killed 14 individuals and seriously injured …

Mass Shootings

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You Are What You Eat: Start Early For Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits

We both come from families where fresh food and healthy ways of eating were a way of life. As children, we grew up with a strong connection to the taste and aroma of food made using only fresh-picked ingredients.<p>Our families had strong ties to farming, local markets and gardening. Meals at home …

Microsoft UK on Twitter: "We've partnered with @SatAppsCatapult to bring you one step closer to owning a #satellite! https://t.co/PglOJbWiFq… "

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Owning your own 'satellite' just moved a step closer

A new experiment is set to be launched that could lead to the general public creating their own satellites.<p>The project will see people from across …

Hiri wants to fix the workplace email problem

Hiri is the latest startup trying to fix email. Specifically, the Dublin-based company is targeting workplace email with an array of features that aim to nudge users to change their email behaviour for the better. For it isn’t email that is necessarily broken but the way we all use and abuse …

Norway to ban petrol and diesel cars by 2025

Norway looks set to become the first country to ban the sale of cars powered by fossil fuels after politicians apparently agreed that all vehicles …

North Sea

The solution to just about everything: working less

Had you asked the greatest economist of the 20th century what the biggest challenge of the 21st would be, he wouldn’t have had to think twice.<p>Leisure.<p>In the summer of 1930, just as the Great Depression was gathering momentum, the British economist John Maynard Keynes gave a curious lecture in …

Universal Basic Income

The UK vegan restaurants you have to try before you die

Veganism is difficult at the best of times. You spend your days desperately scanning restaurant menus for anything without cheese, arguing about …

Ice Cream

It's ok to say what's ok

We're hiring quite a lot of new people at GDS, and that's brilliant because there are so many new brains and new skills and new faces to get to …

Communicate

Official advice on low-fat diet and cholesterol is wrong, says health charity

Report accuses UK public health bodies of colluding with food industry and calls for overhaul of dietary guidelines<p>Urging people to follow low-fat diets and to lower their cholesterol is having “disastrous health consequences”, a health charity has warned.<p>In a damning report that accuses major …

Nutrition

Yale spotlights gender-neutral bathrooms for graduation ceremony

The nationwide debate over transgender-inclusive bathrooms just got another high-profile champion.<p>Yale University, which affixed "all gender" signs …

Weren't we supposed to have 3D printers everywhere by now?

Remember 3D printing? It was supposed to be massive by now. The technology would improve so quickly, and prices would fall so sharply, that we'd soon …

Church of England 'could accept clergy in same-sex marriages' following historic vote in Scotland

The Church of England could accept clergy and church officials who are in same-sex marriages, it was suggested today after a historic vote in Scotland opened the door for change.<p>Officials south of the border are facing “increasing pressure” after the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland voted …

Church of England

The day coal power dropped out of the national grid for the first time in more than 100 years

At midnight on 10 May 2016, the UK hit an energy milestone. For the first time in over 100 years, the amount of coal being used by the national grid …

How to stay healthy when you're eating on the go

Unless you work from home and have time to shop, cook and every meal, snack and Nutribullet smoothie from scratch, eating on the run is inevitable.<p>And whilst your intention when you walk into one of those ubiquitous coffee bars or cafes might be to eat well, their menus are designed to draw us in. …

How Giving Up Meat For A Month Improved My Productivity

Eating plant-based whole foods for a month affected my work in unexpected ways.<p>Food occupies so much of my mental space. Throughout the day, when I’m at meetings or writing stories, my mind often drifts to what I’ll be eating for lunch. On a good day, I’ll spend time plotting how to get myself a …

Why you should be walking more

It is THE best exercise for muscles and joints<p><b>This content has been created in collaboration with Nurofen.</b><p>Walking is the simplest yet most underrated …

Weight Loss

How to eat well for your age group

Here's what to fill your shopping basket with, depending on your age<p>As we get older, the nutrients our bodies need change. Nutritionist Sophie …

Nutrition

Eat This, Not That! for Healthy Takeout Food | Eat This Not That

It's not exactly breaking news that the days of nine-to-five jobs are long gone. A fair share of the workforce now logs 10+ hour days, which means …

Healthy Eating

Here's Why You Should Opt for Organic Meat and Milk

There really 
is more to eating organic meat and dairy than just the whole-earth buzz, green-market bragging rights, and Mercedes prices.<p>A massive …

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4 Things You May Be Wondering About Sugars [INFOGRAPHIC]

With the constant chatter about sugars, there are probably at least a few things you’re unsure of and would like more information about. If so, this …

Diabetes

You can buy a cheap chicken today, but we all pay for it in the long run

Have you ever asked yourself why an everyday “value” chicken can now be cheaper, pound for pound, than bread? Cheap chicken has become the “healthy” meat of choice for most shoppers and sales are booming, up 20% since 2000 in the UK. But is it really either cheap or healthy?<p>Producers who use …

Agriculture

Obesity Is Now Linked to 11 Types of Cancer

A new study looking at factors that influence stomach cancer found that alcohol, processed meats, and obesity all increase the risk of the disease. …