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Want To Ditch The Job You Have And Work For A Startup? Here’s How

Forget the Googles and tiny tech companies of the world. Instead, aim for the middle.<p>Bankers, consultants, and lawyers are flocking to startups, and for good reason. It’s mighty bleak where they’re coming from.<p>The legal industry is jittery after recent layoffs and pay cuts at white shoe New York …

Mike Phillips' behaviour is 'treason' says Bayonne chairman Alain Affelou as club look to sack scrum half

Alain Affelou, the Bayonne chairman, says of Mike Phillips alleged drunken behaviour: "It was him or me. I could not have stayed in a club with such disagreement."<p>Bayonne chairman Alain Afflelou has described Mike Phillips' behaviour as "treason" after the Wales scrum-half was sacked by the French …

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Veteran weatherman Michael Fish has warned people to “batten down the hatches” and keep checking the forecasts as a powerful, hurricane-strength storm heads for British shores. The TV legend, who famously failed to predict the Great Storm of 1987, said it is too early to calculate exactly what form the impending gale would take. More here: http://fw.to/uPQns5j

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Guantánamo prisoner Shaker Aamer will not be allowed to see a film that was made about his plight.<p>Aamer, 44, has spent 11 years inside Guantánamo …

England's Alastair Cook hopes for another Ashes win over Australia

Brendan Rodgers hits back at Sir Alex Ferguson over "incredible" Steven Gerrard claim

Brendan Rodgers says Sir Alex Ferguson's critical assessment of Steven Gerrard was "incredible".<p>Brendan Rodgers has backed Steven Gerrard following …

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Stuart Lancaster has dilemma over who partners Geoff Parling for England

South Africa have got one, so have New Zealand and Argentina. France have at least one who might do the job. We, England that is, used to be famous for them; most recently Simon Shaw, before him Martin Johnson and, stretching back, guys like Wade Dooley, although he was a bit different.<p>We're …

Brendan Rodgers is slowly turning Liverpool into a force again

club metro opinion<p>Any Liverpool fan who is yet to see progress in the Brendan Rodgers needs to take a look again.<p>The whole club has come on leaps and …

We need to build more homes - just don't make them social housing

Most of what we think we know about Britain’s housing market is plain wrong.<p>Take council homes. The received wisdom is that we’ve sold so many of them off that we have triggered a crisis that our more sensible, social-democratic European neighbours have avoided. Yet such a view is total …

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9 Lessons From A 10-Time Startup Failure

<i>“Nine out of ten businesses fail; so I came up with a foolproof plan — create ten businesses.”</i>— Robert Kiyosaki<p>Well spoken by Kiyosaki.<p>But what’s it like to live through 10 failed startups and still come out with a 3 million dollar company?<p>Meet Kurt Theobald, Co-Founder and CEO of Classy Llama.<p>Yes …

We need to talk about sexism in science

Martin Luther King once said, "On some positions, Cowardice asks the question: 'Is it safe?' Expediency asks the question: 'Is it politic?' And Vanity comes along and asks the question: 'Is it popular?' But Conscience asks the question: "Is it right?"<p>In the past couple of weeks I've been wrestling …

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Yes Naomi Wolf, feminists are attacked. But sucking it up is not the answer

I led a campaign this year asking the Bank of England to keep a woman on its banknotes. Following its success, I was treated to a tour of the dark depths of Twitter, which unleashed a torrent of graphic and violent rape and death threats upon me.<p>In an interview, Naomi Wolf referred to this, …

Fabulous Southampton are great, just not quite as good as AC Milan

club metro opinion<p>Any Southampton fan who watched ‘Monday Night Football’ last night could be forgiven for falling into a complacency trap.<p>To hear …

Ferguson: Ozil not on United's radar

Wenger is concerned that Ferguson's book has been released too soon<p>Sir Alex Ferguson has said that Mesut Ozil was 'not on Manchester United's radar' …

Five Aviva Premiership players tested positive for recreational drugs last season according to the RFU

The Rugby Football Union reveal that five Premiership players tested positive for using recreational drugs in the 2012-13 season<p>Ten players failed drugs tests last season. Five, who were guilty of taking recreational substances, were at Premiership clubs, it was revealed by the Rugby Football Union …

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