Brexit one month on: currency lows and talent fear | TechCrunch

"One founder also recounted several instances of non-British EU workers being made to feel unwelcome in the UK after the referendum vote, and expressed concern about the UK’s social cohesiveness and the future trajectory of ‘Britishness’ — suggesting the UK could see a brain-drain if entrepreneurs feel compelled to look elsewhere for a social structure that matches their expectations for tolerance and liberal values."

The power of time off

And you think you have a good work / life balance. Every seven years, designer Stefan Sagmeister closes his New York studio for a yearlong sabbatical to rejuvenate and refresh their creative outlook. He explains the often overlooked value of time off and shows the innovative projects inspired by his time in Bali.

Poverty costs UK £78bn a year, Joseph Rowntree Foundation says – BBC News

I'll bet it would cost less than half that amount to actually solve the problems rather than solve the result of the problems. But what do I know. The effects of poverty in the UK cost the average taxpayer £1,200 a year, and the UK £78bn in total, with the NHS bearing the brunt, a… Continue reading Poverty costs UK £78bn a year, Joseph Rowntree Foundation says – BBC News