6 Convincing Reasons To Invest In Workforce Well-Being

Why Are Workforce Well-Being Programs Important? In recent years, actions to improve employee wellness are becoming popular among businesses. However, as there are no straightforward ways to measure the effects of such programmes, many employers hesitate to implement them. If you’re having doubts yourself, read on to discover 6 convincing reasons why you should invest … Read more

‘Can’t Do Much Right Now,’ Russia Responsible

President Biden shrugged off blame for surging gas prices, instead of saying Russia is responsible, and suggested there’s nothing his administration or our country can do about the situation. Biden’s comments on Tuesday came in response to reporters asking what he can do about the fuel crisis. “It’s going to go up,” he warned in … Read more

How To Hedge Against Inflation

The US rate of inflation rose again in January 2022 to 7.5% driven by higher prices for rent, food, and energy. This keeps inflation at a 40 year high and suggests that upward pressure on consumer prices is likely to be with us for a while. If you’re an investor, this news is very important … Read more

The UK’s best places to learn to surf for 2022

Learn to surf? In the UK? It might not have the same allure as the tropics, but with almost 20,000 miles of coastline peppered with world-class breaks, it’s actually an excellent place to get started. The biggest swells roll in between autumn and spring, but the season is year-round for beginners, with smaller summer waves … Read more

How Does Your Body React to Stress?

What happens to your body when you’re stressed? Do your shoulders become tense? Does your stomach roil? Do you get headaches or back pain? Can you sleep? By contrast, how does your body feel when you are calm and more carefree? Is there a big difference? Many of us are living with chronic, unmitigated stress … Read more

Stock Market Overview For Week of March 7, 2022

It was another week with a VIX above 30, whipsaw price action in the US indexes and relentless bullishness in crude oil. This is all of course a direct result of the uncertainty created by the volatile situation in Ukraine. Before we move onto the situation in Ukraine, let’s take a look at what markets … Read more

Invasion of Ukraine raises issue: Do academic boycotts work?

The sheer brutality of Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has presented a challenge to the interconnected global academic community that it has arguably never faced on such a scale. Ukrainian academics within and outside the country—as well as many other scholars horrified at the terror inflicted by Russian forces—have often been vociferously clear: there are … Read more