Steven Waller

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Good Process vs. Bad Process

Busy with the newborn, but still pondering, tweeting, writing some thinky posts (influenced by the lack of sleep, no doubt), and occasionally doing …

Podcasting

5 Things Successful People Do Every Sunday

Don't wake up Monday without doing these five things.<p>Successful people know that the week starts the moment their alarm sounds on Monday - and they're ready to get after it. It's not hard to realize that elite performers, and the people who live full lives, maximize all the different moments that …

Success

Debt-laden Britons face crunch from rising rates, City watchdog warns

British families have built up enormous debts in the era of low interest rates and could struggle under the burden as rates start to rise.<p>Mark Carney wants to raise rates only slowly but even this could cause trouble for borrowers, the Financial Conduct Authority warned.<p>“While interest rates are …

Government to crackdown on gazumping in bid to tackle 'rogue' estate agents

The Government will crack down on gazumping with new measures to professionalise the estate agency industry and make the process of buying property easier for consumers.<p>It announced a raft of changes to overhaul the largely unregulated sector, which has long suffered from being seen as …

The best questions to ask at an interview revealed - how to show employers you mean business

There’s a lot to think about when you’re preparing for a job interview.<p>Have you researched the firm thoroughly? Can you explain why you want to leave …

How to Stop Taking Things Personally

When other people wrong you, and you take their actions personally, it can feel as if you’ve been punched in the gut. I know that sounds a bit …

From funeral plans to over-50s life insurance: 10 financial services that are a waste of money

The financial services industry can be a nightmare: from extended warranties to credit reports, everyone is trying to sell you something they claim is "essential".<p>Must-have offers flood our inboxes, come through the door and are pitched over the phone during unwanted calls.<p>But how do you spot the …

Finance

Want to feel better about yourself? Get outdoors

New research shows that the natural environment has a powerful effect on promoting positive body image — so get outdoors! Even when you can’t set …

Europe must wake up to the drastic consequences of a hard Brexit

The Netherlands knows what it will lose if the UK crashes out. It is less than the price of giving Britain a sweet deal<p>Because it is such a riveting clown show with new crazy episodes almost every day, Europeans can be forgiven for ignoring the fact that Brexit is going to hurt them too. But as the …

Europe

Stunning footage shows drone save drowning teenagers in Australia

Drone able to act six times faster than a human.<p>Drones are being used as lifesaving tools to rescue swimmers caught in dangerous currents off the …

Blood test which confirms prostate cancer could prevent 70pc of biopsies

A simple blood test which confirms the presence of prostate cancer could prevent 70 per cent of painful biopsies, scientists believe.<p>Researchers at Nottingham Trent University and University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust have discovered that the immune system changes when cancer is present, and …

French hospital promises surgeries in four weeks for NHS patients delayed by the winter crisis

A French hospital is offering “fast care” to NHS patients who have had planned operations or treatment cancelled in the UK because of surging winter …

11 Success Rules That Matter Much More Than Your New Year's Resolutions | Inc.com

At the turn of each calendar year, we enthusiastically embrace two traditions: "the year in review" and "the new year's resolution". Both almost always let us down. One takes the form of nostalgically hailing what was good, and bemoaning what was bad, past tense. It's entertaining, but it doesn't …

Self-improvement

How to find a new job in 2018 when you're already employed

A new year signals the potential for a fresh start – and top of the list for many is ditching the current job and finding a fresh opportunity.

Employment

From council tax to buy-to-let rules: how to combat 2018's wealth attacks

From council tax to further squeezes on landlords, a host of changes will take effect in the next 12 months designed to lighten your wallet.<p>But there’s goods news, too.<p>Some crucial allowances are rising, while new ones are coming in. And with careful planning – and some help from <i>Telegraph Money</i> – …

Voters want second Brexit referendum after £50,000,000,000 bill revealed

A new opinion poll revealed 50 percent of voters would want a second referendum on Brexit after it was revealed the UK’s divorce bill could be as …

World Cup 2018 draw: England get lucky but Gareth Southgate urges caution

Gareth Southgate attempted to dampen expectations for Russia 2018 despite England being drawn in a group from which most observers would expect them to advance without too many problems.<p>Danger lurked throughout the 32-team draw for the World Cup but England avoided the toughest opposition as they …

Soccer

David Cameron admits 'we didn't solve' problem of funding social care for Britain's ageing population

David Cameron has expressed regret he was unable to do more to deal with the “huge” challenge funding social care for Britain’s ageing population.<p>The …

Eye-watering amount Britain's homes are now worth - and £1trillion of it's in London

The total value of the UK's privately-owned housing stock has passed the £6 trillion mark for the first time, according to research.<p>Over the past …

Tunnel vision: Inside London's new subterranean railway

Crossrail is London's much-anticipated $20-billion tube line, due to open in December 2018 under the name of the Elizabeth Line. DW met Andrew …

UK house price growth edges up in October, hitting three-month high

House prices in the UK saw a slight pick-up in growth last month, rising 0.2pc between September and October, according to Nationwide.<p>Annually, price growth edged up to 2.5pc from 2.3pc in September, taking the average property price in Britain to £211,085 and exceeding economists' predictions of …

Housing

The Best Beer in Every Major European City, Mapped

Whether you're looking for the most haunted place in the US, the must-have desserts across Europe, or America's most cheesy, gooey, creamy and …

The First First Impression of the iPhone X

<b>How do you show off</b> the most anticipated product in years? That was my dilemma with the iPhone X. Since my unit was one of the first few released …

Photographer makes nostalgia real by Photoshopping his present self into his childhood pictures

This photographer just found a way to travel back in time and hang out with his younger self.<p>Conor Nickerson developed a photo series called …

15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list

Hiking

Prepare for no-deal Brexit, Theresa May warns Britain

Theresa May has warned the British public to prepare for crashing out of the EU with no deal, setting out emergency plans to avoid border meltdown …

London property market 'won't bounce back until 2021'

London's property market will not shake off its slump until 2021, when it will return to being the fastest growing part of the UK, economists have predicted.<p>Average prices in the capital have fallen for the first time since the financial crisis this year, amid fears that the housing market could …

Housing

The 20 fiercest rivalries in English football

Soccer

China’s path out of poverty can never be repeated at scale by a country again

Since China began its market reforms in the late 1970s, it has lifted more than 800 million people out of poverty, slashing the rate from nearly 90% in 1981 to under 2%, as measured by the World Bank’s latest spending benchmark.<p>The rest of the world is lagging behind. Ahead of the UN general …

China

Google Pixel 2 price revealed in latest leak - and it's cheaper than the iPhone X

Gadget fans are ticking off the days until October 4th, when Google is set to reveal the next version of its premium Pixel smartphones.<p>Just like the …