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  1. girl friends

    Commentary: The sadness felt when your work spouse leaves the company

    Making friends in adulthood takes a long time, says Financial Times' Isabel Berwick.
  2. NASA astronaut Serena Aunon-Chancellor, Roscosmos cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev and German astronaut

    Commentary: Even NASA thinks a sense of humour is a must in hiring astronauts

    The journey to Mars is a laughing matter – and there are good reasons why the most stressful jobs are best filled by candidates with a good sense ...
  3. Barista, staffs, making coffee at a cafe

    Commentary: Underpaid, bullied and exploited in first jobs

    One survey of undergrads revealed that almost three-quarters reported experiencing some form of exploitative, abusive or harassing behaviour in ...
  4. couple man and woman socialising flirting at a cafe

    Commentary: Office romances. How appropriate are they?

    What constitutes acceptable offfice behaviour has become more muddled, says the Financial Times' Pilita Clark.
  5. FILE PHOTO: A vending machine for sweets is photographed at an office building in Frankfurt

    Workplace food a source of unhealthy calories

    Food eaten in U.S. workplaces - whether purchased in cafeterias, or available to employees for free - are usually unhealthy, researchers say.
  6. Robot waiter

    Commentary: Countries are not responding well to automation

    Time for developing countries to begin seriously considering how technology will impact labour trends, say two observer.
  7. headphones on work desk

    Commentary: Forget open-plan workspaces, it's time to bring back the office cubicle

    Office workers are looking for privacy in open-plan offices and are demanding for separate spaces, Financial Times' Elaine Moore points out.
  8. Freelance performer Michelle Ler, 23, who has a part-time job as a dance instructor.

    The Big Read: For artistic millennials, making a living out of the arts is a craft in itself

    The arts scene in Singapore is evolving but have mindsets shifted sufficiently for young Singaporeans to be able to make a sustainable living out ...
  9. how to know if freelance work is right for you Singapore CNA Lifestyle couch

    Commentary: The freelance life is passion made possible but not for all

    Becoming a gig worker is all the rage right now but the secret to succeeding as one is by loving, not hating what you do, says a full-time freelancer.
  10. Workers sort arriving products at an Amazon Fulfilment Center in Tracy

    Commentary: Superstar companies can afford to give their workers a raise

    Economic data shows unemployment rates in the US have hit a half-century low yet wages have been very slow to react, says one observer