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  • Colleagues we hate

    Colleagues we hate

    You probably spend more time with them than with your spouse or kids, so what do you do if you’re stuck with one of these “most annoying” colleagues? Read Kipp’s tips.

    August 9, 2010 3:39
  • Employees deserve better

    Employees deserve better

    In a part of the world where many employees exist in difficult situations, maids are perhaps the most exposed. Sam Potter argues we need to protect them better.

    August 4, 2010 4:21
  • The Careerinator

    The Careerinator

    Almost two thirds of you fancy a career change, according to Kipp’s poll. Here’s a look at the results, plus some famous faces that made it happen.

    August 2, 2010 4:20
  • Your corporate secrets are worthless

    Your corporate secrets are worthless

    Paranoid about corporate espionage? On edge about your company’s creative edge? Worried about the impending BlackBerry restriction? Relax, says Sam Potter – you don’t even have any secrets.

    August 1, 2010 1:36
  • UAE maternity leave needs addressing

    UAE maternity leave needs addressing

    Compared to other countries, it is paltry. The UAE law on maternity leave needs addressing, thinks Sam Potter, and not just to boost the Emirati population.

    July 29, 2010 2:26
  • Here’s a slogan for you

    Here’s a slogan for you

    Emirates airline is taking a new direction with its advertising, apparently. No doubt it will spend a fortune in the process, but why bother? Sam Potter will help for free.

    July 28, 2010 5:42
  • We should all be like Massa

    We should all be like Massa

    Those ranting about Filipe Massa’s capitulation to team mate Fernando Alonso in the German Grand Prix are forgetting that Formula One is a team event. Like in business, the team comes first.

    July 27, 2010 6:02
  • What’s wrong at work?

    What’s wrong at work?

    Kipp’s poll wanted to know, if you could change one thing about your job, what would it be? The results are in, and there is one rather predictable winner.

    July 26, 2010 3:54
  • What the spy saga tells us about telecoms

    What the spy saga tells us about telecoms

    Lebanon is basking in peace and (we hope) profitability. But there are spies among us, and that provides yet another reason for more privatization, argues Katherine Azmeh.

    July 25, 2010 4:34
  • The great maintenance mess

    The great maintenance mess

    Landlords blame developers, developers blame landlords, and tenants are stuck paying the price. Sam Potter is not amused by the current property situation.

    July 20, 2010 4:18