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20 Best Jobs To Have a Life

Glassdoor Team | September 24, 2014 Ever dream of a job that really allows you to balance your work life with your personal life? The truth is – some jobs do this better than others. To help, Glassdoor, the leading … Continue reading

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Double your retirement income in five years

By Paul Merriman Most people facing retirement would leap at the chance to double their income during the “golden years.” You can do it, and I’ll tell you how. One of the most important financial decisions we face is the question … Continue reading

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英四口之家“收入下限”是多少[CN]

BBC 在英国,现在要维持一家四口(父母加两个孩子)生活水准达到“社会普遍接受”的程度,家庭年收入需要多少? 根据一个慈善机构所做的“最低收入标准”(MIS)调查,这个底线是36,800镑,比2008年上涨了约33%。 MIS 标准包括挣钱足够供全家饮食营养搭配均衡,有一辆私家车,冬季有钱取暖。  

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Take Back Your Life in Seven Simple Steps

TONY SCHWARTZ What follows are seven steps, but you’re vastly more likely to succeed if you limit yourself to one or two at a time. 1. Start to focus on what you’re doing with your attention. You can’t change what you … Continue reading

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Migration to UK more than double government target

BBC| http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18189797 Net migration to the UK remains more than double the government’s target of fewer than 100,000 people a year, according to new figures. In the 12 months to last September, net migration – the number arriving in the UK … Continue reading

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Singapore’s inflation rose to 5.2% in March 2012

Consumer Price Developments in March 2012 Singapore’s CPI-All Items inflation rose to 5.2% y-o-y in March 2012 CPI-All Items inflation rose from 4.6% in February 2012, on account of a sharper increase in COE premiums which led to higher car prices. … Continue reading

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2012

Noma restaurant in Copenhagen, Denmark has been named the best restaurant in the world for the third year in a row by Restaurant magazine’s World’s 50 Best list. Chef Rene Redzepi has enjoyed a long run of media coverage over the past couple years including most … Continue reading

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Singapore at a Glance

Area: 710.3 sq km Climate: Tropical. Average maximum of 31 degrees Celcius and a minimum of 23 degrees Celcius Government: Parliamentary republic Labour Force: 3.2 million as at June 2011 Population: 5.18 million as of 2011 Median Age: 38 years Life Expectancy: 81.48 years Population Growth Rate: 2.1% … Continue reading

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The Cost of Living Across the Globe

ZURICH has become the world’s most expensive city to live in, according to the latestWorldwide Cost of Living Survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit, our sister company. The strengthening of the Swiss franc in the past year helped lift the city … Continue reading

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Your Business Can Be More Than Just a Job

by Michael E. Gerber Did you start your own business to have the freedom of being your own boss? Maybe you wanted to provide jobs for others. Did you fantasize about the lifestyle you would have as an entrepreneur? And what has … Continue reading

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