slow suicide by Michael Akerib
(...) The European Union
is today the world's largest single market and its currency, the Euro,
the world's second biggest currency. The level of unemployment which
peaked at 12% in 2013 is now back to 9.5%. However, 40% of the jobs
are not permanent positions and nearly 20% are part-time positions.
Youth unemployment remains a major problem. This is partly due to the
fact that legislation protects people who have jobs and therefore corporations
- too old to grow? by Miraç Yazici
(:..) Companies have their
own methods to tackle with consequences of demographic change in their
labor markets, which increasingly consist of older workers. BMW is one
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Eating Promiscuously: Adventures in the Future of Food by James McWilliams
Eating Promiscuously generates
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rather than dozens - with a new philosophy that could save both ourselves
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Mileece is a sonic artist
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Portrait: Morgaine Gaye
(...) "As a Food Futurologist,
I dont look into crystal balls and predict that the future is
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