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Want to freelance in the capital? Read this first

Want to freelance in the capital? Read this first

So you want to go solo for your career? Here’s how to do it… Whether you need a job change or feel like it’s time to go it alone, freelancing has never been more popular in recent years as a …

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Bemused by the bus? Here’s how to get from A to B

Bemused by the bus? Here’s how to get from A to B

Staff writer Ferdinand Godinez puts the city’s bus system to the test Unless you have your own car, getting around Abu Dhabi can be done in two ways: by taxi or by bus. The recent increase in taxi flagdown rate …

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The next big thing in music? Know what it takes to hit the local scene

The next big thing in music? Know what it takes to hit the local scene

So after many months of secretly honing your musical chops, you’re now ready to take your act to the next level. The UAE’s music industry is still growing, so it can be a challenge to get your band off the …

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So you’ve lost your job, what should you do now?

So you’ve lost your job, what should you do now?

Losing your job is never easy, but it’s important to keep your head up   Breathe, don’t panic. The most important thing about finding yourself out of work is what you do next. You might be back on the job …

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Leaving the UAE? Here’s how to be prepared

Leaving the UAE? Here’s how to be prepared

If you’re thinking of leaving on a jet plane, it’s not as easy as just packing up. Here’s what you need to know when you just have to go With a high expat population of nearly 90 percent, there’s no …

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Looking for a job? Here’s how to get your dream career

Looking for a job? Here’s how to get your dream career

Job hunting can be a stressful experience. We quizzed an expert to tease out the best advice that will help you nab the role you really want Whether you’ve got bags of career experience or you’re ready to find that …

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How to stay on track with your fitness during Ramadan

How to stay on track with your fitness during Ramadan

Worried about keeping on track with your health goals this Ramadan? Don’t worry, help is at hand. We spoke to Chris from Advantage Sports to get some advice for how to keep your fitness routine going during the holy month. …

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Here’s how to master the art of negotiating

Here’s how to master the art of negotiating

District Real Estate’s director of business development, Alan Kaye, loves nothing more than shaking hands on a great deal. Here he distills his negotiation know-how gathered over three decades in the industry The rise of Donald Trump, who proclaims himself …

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How to take control of your taxes at home

How to take control of your taxes at home

Tax doesn’t have to be taxing – so they say. Avoid the pitfalls with our guide Once you’ve packed your bags and boarded the plane for your new life, you might think that now you’ve left your home country, you …

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Investing: Make your money work hard for you

Investing: Make your money work hard for you

While regularly siphoning some of your hard earned cash into a savings account is a wise first step on the path to robust personal finances, there’s also a downside worth keeping in mind. Unfortunately, low interest rates offered by banks …

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