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Work less, live more: 10 arguments for a shorter working week As countries flirt with four-day weeks, we look at the benefits of working less, from strengthening families to improving equality Economics Lifestyle
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‘I’ve realised my dreams’: the refugee entrepreneurs who are thriving in the UK Research shows that refugees are a boon for host nations’ economies. We meet three who prospered with the help of a social enterprise Economics Innovation Society
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Five people-powered movements that made a difference in 2021 From litter-picking to climate awareness, five human-centred movements that upped their game this year Environment Food Lifestyle Social Enterprise Society UK
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Three wise women: female founders who inspired us in 2021 Kris Hallenga, Josephine Philips and Hattie Hasan stood out among our coverage this year by turning three great ideas into reality Good Business Health Lifestyle Society Sustainable Development UK
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The knitwear trend that turns torn clothes into statement pieces Got a hole in your sweater? Don’t try to discreetly patch it up. Make a statement of it, and join the growing army of visible menders Arts Environment Lifestyle
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Five ways to have a positive impact when doing your Christmas shopping Consider swerving the big names this Christmas to support local businesses and brands that are making a difference Economics Environment Good Business Social Enterprise
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