Daily Archives: September 13, 2019

Priorities in Friendship

OLAYINKA JOEL “Friendship is about someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.” This has been my best definition of friendship overtime, because the bond of all companionship,whether marriage or friendship, is conversation . Conversation is not about proving a point, …

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Pound climbs to highest level since July

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES The pound has hit its highest level against the dollar since July amid hopes a no-deal Brexit can be avoided. The pound was boosted after a report in the Times said the DUP, Northern Ireland’s largest political party, was prepared to abide by some European rules after …

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‘My boss lets me set my own salary’

Image copyrightGRANTTREECecilia Manduca works at a firm where each staff member gets to decide their own pay Where 25-year-old Cecilia Manduca works there is a “pay self-assessment process”. Put simply, the workers there decide how much they are worth and should be paid. Recently she awarded herself a £7,000 pay …

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BA cancels 27 Sept flights ahead of next pilot strike

Image copyrightREUTERS British Airways has started emailing passengers to cancel flights two weeks ahead of another strike by pilots. The industrial action on 27 September is expected to affect hundreds of flights and tens of thousands of passengers. The dispute is over a pay-rise which pilots say is not high …

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