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Motherhood needn't be the 'enemy' of creative pursuits

There's a tension between writing and family responsibilities, but it can be a productive one, writes Sarah Armstrong.


Remembering eva

The offer of her ideal job casts Elana Benjamin back into the past.

Work pushover

How I finally learnt to say no at work

"What would you do if your manager yelled at you in front of your colleagues because you couldn't stay past five o'clock?"


The case for a four-day week, every week

It's not just gender equality to play for. More leisure time can be devoted to volunteering, with associated benefits to self-esteem and wellbeing.

Workplace equality

Stop saying you don't really care about money

"These are six of the dumbest words I used to say in job interviews," writes Kasey Edwards.

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Four killed in Jerusalem synagogue

Two Palestinians armed with a meat cleaver and a gun shot dead after killing four rabbis, the deadliest such incident in six years in the holy city. 00:55