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Rural Mozambique goes solar

A research collaboration between Mozambique and Norway aims to improve the everyday lives of rural villagers by the use of solar energy.

Thumbs down for creative résumés

Applicants want to stand out. Many try taking a fresh approach to their résumé. But stepping outside the box is negative, a Norwegian study shows.

How to keep the best ones

How can an organisation hold onto the employees they don’t want to lose? Make sure they have work that gives them joy and meaning, a Norwegian study shows.

How to get better grades

If you choose the right learning strategy, you can improve your grades.

CSR as corporate fashion

Companies are talking about and reporting on corporate social responsibility as never before. This doesn’t mean companies act any differently, a doctorate study indicates.

Board evaluations mostly for show

Listed companies conduct board evaluations because they are expected to. The evaluations contribute little towards making boards more efficient.

Risk of asthma added

Cleaning products and paints increase the risk of asthma and allergies in children.

What do biological gender differences mean?

According to new research men are more varied physically and mentally than women. Leading gender researchers consider the significance.

The hard road off the sofa

Type 2 diabetics struggle to adjust their lifestyles and habits in keeping with medical recommendations. Patient groups could be the answer.

The extreme man

Men vary more than women do in size as well as in physical and mental performance.