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9 in 10 uni graduates are employed full time.1

Uni grads earn 15-20% more than those without a degree.2

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Quiz: how good is your international knowledge?

No matter which industry you’re in, chances are global citizenship is a skillset you need. Take our quiz to find out how good yours really is.

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Spending too much time sitting? Here’s what you can change

A new study has found class time accounts for the highest percentage of sitting in your day. So, how can you counteract the health risks associated with it?

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How to get over a breakup and avoid bad habits

Breakups are difficult – no matter what point in your life they happen. But how can you ensure you don’t fall into bad habits? Try these tips to move on.

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Do you have more good personality traits than bad?

We give a lot of attention to the dark side of personality, but what about the better traits? The light triad explores the warm-fuzzies of human behaviour.

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How sensitive are you to the taste of fat and why?

Sensitivity to the taste of fat is crucial to your health. Now, research shows that it’s your diet, not genetics that determine how sensitive you are.

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Quiz: test your logical thinking skills

No matter what career you’re thinking about pursuing, it’s likely you’ll need logic and problem solving. Test your logical thinking skills in this quiz.

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The power of generosity: why giving is good for you

Turns out, being generous is advantageous for both the receiver and the giver – and you don’t have to give a lot to reap the benefits.

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Craving chocolate? Blame evolution

Are you constantly over-indulging your sweet-tooth? Before you start kicking yourself about it, science has an explanation – it comes down to evolution.

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Quiz: do you have a Type D personality?

A Type D personality is high in both social inhibition and negative affectivity. To find out what these traits are and if you have them, take our quizzes.

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How understanding privilege can create a more level playing field

Privilege can be hard to see, but it often means that doors are open to some while being closed to others. Leveling the playing field starts with awareness.

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