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Asteroid impact plunged dinosaurs into catastrophic ‘winter’

Image copyright BARCROFT PRODUCTIONS/BBC Image caption Artwork: The impact hit with the energy equivalent to 10 billion Hiroshima bombs [...]

Emissions gap remains ‘alarmingly high’ says UN

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A rapid move to renewable energy is key to closing the emissions gap, says the UN In [...]

UK’s Halley Antarctic base set for second closure

Image copyright BAS Image caption Scientists had been keen to return to year-round operations The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) [...]

You’re Not Just a Lawyer. Tell Clients Your Story

Photo credit: ESB Professional/Shutterstock In the extremely competitive legal services industry, it’s challenging to make your practice stand out. Clients ultimately want to work with a lawyer they trust and with whom they can connect. [...]

One Way Small Retailers Can Outshine the Big Guys: Become a Community Thought Leader

Photo credit: wellphoto/Shutterstock As a small business owner, you’re an expert in your field. As such, there are many ways you can position yourself to become a community thought leader. Here are five ways you can build your credibility [...]

Why You Should Secure Your Documents With a Virtual Data Room

Photo credit: alphaspirit/Shutterstock Secure file sharing is especially vital for companies going through merger and acquisition processes. See why a virtual data room may be the best solution. In this connected and hack-prone world, hard [...]

The Founder’s Identity Crisis: When Your Startup Becomes an SMB

Photo credit: Robert Kneschke/Shutterstock When your business reaches its goal of moving from startup to SMB, your leadership role will change with it. Here are some tips for adapting and sharing with your fellow leaders. It’s a great [...]

Should Your Business Use Arbitration Clauses in Employment Contracts?

Photo credit: designer491/Shutterstock Arbitration agreements are part of some employment contracts, waiving the employee’s right to sue the employer so that they instead settle the dispute through arbitration. Here are some advantages [...]

Eurozone growth exceeds expectations

Image copyright Reuters The eurozone’s economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to September, above analysts’ expectations, according to EU statistics office Eurostat. For the past [...]

Regulator cuts UK oil and gas estimates

Image copyright Getty Images The oil and gas offshore industry regulator has reduced its estimates of the amount of known oil and gas left under UK waters. The amount in known reserves and capable [...]