4536619509 0a576921df z How the changing of the clocks affects your brainAre you feeling tired today? Much of the UK got up an hour earlier than usual this morning, following the start of daylight savings. But there’s evidence that the clocks changing can have much more serious effects too, including heart attacks and strokes…

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6281020696 ce367894db z How being overpaid could destroy your passion for doing what you loveExecutive pay has risen astronomically over recent years: America’s top CEOs currently earn ten times what they did 30 years ago, according to a 2015 brief by the Economic Policy Institute, and around 300 times more than the average worker. And if that fact on its own isn’t enough to make you feel frustrated, consider this one: The people who take home the biggest paychecks aren’t necessarily the best at what they do….

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