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Brexit vote one year on: the EU is more united than ever. Whose loss is it?

On the morning of 24 June last year, I was riveted to the television, nursing the latest of many mugs of black coffee. A longtime German friend who …

‘Stop immigration’ is no longer the Tories’ Brexit rallying cry | Matthew d’Ancona

The Conservative appetite for harder borders ahead of prosperity is waning as voters’ priorities shift too<p>Conservative leadership candidate of the week is Philip Hammond. Well, it is his turn, and he has been in clover since the election, relishing his transition from soon-to-be-sacked to …

t will cost Britain £520m to stop hosting an agency that employs 890 people after Brexit

The bill Britain must pay for moving the European Medicines Agency (EMA) from London after Brexit has soared to a staggering £520m, it has …

Britain's top universities give Theresa May 10 demands she must meet to protect higher education after Brexit

The UK’s top universities will today publish 10 demands on EU citizens’ rights which they say Theresa May must meet to ensure higher education is not …

Bernie Sanders brilliantly responds to President Trump’s threat of stripping Congress’ health insurance

The Democratic socialist says all Americans should have the same health care that members of Congress have<p>Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders turned the table on President Donald Trump in an interview with Jake Tapper Sunday, pointing out that he ironically agreed with the commander in chief on one …

Why The Fall of the American Empire Will Come by 2030

Living in such tense and mercurial times, it’s easy to see that most Americans do not have a strong confidence in their country’s future, with about …

UN sued over Haiti cholera epidemic

Court case launched in New York over thousands of deaths blamed on sewage discharge from United Nations barracks<p>Victims of the 2010 cholera outbreak in Haiti are filing a compensation claim against the United Nations in a New York court, demanding that billions of dollars in damages be paid to …

Libya terror suspect Abu Anas al-Liby in New York court

<b>A suspected Libyan militant leader seized earlier this month in a US raid in Tripoli has appeared for a second time in a federal court in New York.</b><p>Abu Anas al-Liby was represented by a lawyer paid for by the Libyan government, a source involved in the case told the BBC.<p>Mr Liby is accused of having …

Shocker: The Canadian Supreme Court Is Really, Really White

The Canadian Supreme Court: as white as Santa Claus? That is, if you agree with Megyn Kelly that Santa Claus was white. (Photo via Supreme Court of …

Summer Associate Offer Rates (2017): Make Way For More Record Hiring!

Fall recruiting season is upon us at law schools across the country, and from what we hear, students are pretty confident that they’ll be able to …

3 Tools For Rewiring The Anxious Lawyer Brain

<i>Ed. note: This post is by Jeena Cho, a Legal Mindfulness Strategist at Start Here HQ. She is the co-author of The Anxious Lawyer (affiliate link), a</i> …

Mindfulness

Delhi court slaps Rs 10,000 fine on Medha Patkar for failure to appear in defamation case

<b>New Delhi:</b> A Delhi court on Thursday imposed Rs 10,000 as costs on NBA activist Medha Patkar for her repeated failure to appear before it in …

Former UK HealthCare CFO accuses UK of contract breach, discrimination

The former chief financial officer of UK HealthCare has accused University of Kentucky officials of firing him in 2012 after he complained that he …

Why the Earth’s magnetic poles could be about to swap places – and how it would affect us

The Earth’s magnetic field surrounds our planet like an invisible force field – protecting life from harmful solar radiation by deflecting charged …

16 Daily Habits That Will Instantly Make You a Happier Person

Motivation is what gets you started, good habits keep you going<p>If you want to improve your life, and you want to improve it right now!<p>You have to to be to develop good habits.<p>These good habits need to be positive, accumulative and directive.<p>Change rarely comes without extensive effort over time, …

Self-improvement

Break Bad Habits with a Simple Checklist

When we’re starting out on a new goal, we’re full of energy and enthusiasm. We eagerly make changes and take steps in our new direction in the first few weeks. But as time goes on, the newness wears off. Our energy drains, and we lose sight of our goal. Ultimately, we slide back into the status quo.<p>…

Management

The One-Word Secret To Creating A Life That Matters

Can one word capture your passion and purpose? Can your “one word” transform your life?<p>Evan Carmichael believes so much in the power of one word, he made it the theme of his new book: <i>Your One Word: The Powerful Secret to Creating a Business and Life That Matter.</i> One who truly breathes and bleeds …

Self-awareness

Darwin Was a Slacker and You Should Be Too - Issue 46: Balance

When you examine the lives of history’s most creative figures, you are immediately confronted with a paradox: They organize their lives around their …

How Doist Makes Remote Work Happen

When I first started at Doist, we were 3 people working from 2 countries. Today, we’re 51 people working from 20 countries and counting. The idea of …

7 Time Hacks to Massively Increase Your Results

How can you break the chain between one hour of time worked and one unit of value created? Here are 7 time strategies to help you do exactly that...<p>I just returned from a large business conference my company, Maui Mastermind, hosted in Florida. One of the most important themes we that came up in …

Hacking

Science Knows the 2-Step Process for Breaking the Bad Habits Holding You Back

Bad habits are terribly persistent, until you learn where the weak links are.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bad habits can be like weeds in the garden, you get rid of them for a while, but they come right back. In order to successfully break a bad habit, you …

Social Media

The neuroscience of motivation—and how it can change your life

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, freelancer, or manager, there’s no underestimating the power of motivation.<p>Motivation is what energizes, maintains, …

It’s not racket science: why Wimbledon players use inspirational slogans

Katie Boulter can console herself that, while she could not beat a player 178 places further up the rankings, her Wimbledon dream did not end because she lacked motivation. There it was, in bold words, underlined for good measure, on a folded piece of paper.<p>“YOU DESERVE THIS – Focus,” the …

Tennis

7 Work Habits of the Rich and Genius

What constitutes success in the workplace? The habits of some of the nation’s top leaders might surprise you. For example, if you’re anything like …

Oprah Winfrey

8 TED Talks to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Failure

Eight videos that will help inspire you to go for your dreams.<p>Guest Writer<p>Author and Brand Storyteller<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Debbie Millman told me her biggest regret was not “going for it” after she graduated college. She took the “safe” option, got a job and …

TED Talks

Art of Time Management

How many of you try to act quickly to achieve desired goals in a short amount of time? I guess most of you. There is no denying in the fact that we …

Time Management

'How Can I Build Emotional Intelligence?' Try These 7 Essential Techniques

Put these techniques to work, and make emotions work for you, instead of against you.<p>Emotional intelligence is your ability to identify emotions (in both yourself and others), to recognize the powerful effects of those emotions, and to use that information to inform and guide behavior.<p>It begins …

Emotional Intelligence

1 Simple Way to Instantly Discover Your Life's Purpose (and Start Taking Action)

Life is easier (and more enjoyable) to navigate when you know your destination.<p>People are most productive when they have a sense of direction. Navigating the complex geography of your life is much easier and enjoyable after you have a clear understanding of your destination--the purpose of your …

Self-improvement

You should let go of these 5 bad habits if you want to be mentally strong

Without having your mind in the right area, you can easily lose focus, leading to a one-way street of overthinking, overanalyzing, critical judgment, and playing it safe, thus making your goals feel like mission impossible.<p>Mindset traps are the result of past environmental conditioning and beliefs …