Is it just me, or do most of us have the same concerns when it comes to being seated in a restaurant? If I’m stuck in a seat I don’t like, it takes a huge amount of mental gymnastics to override my irritation. Positioning is paramount.
One year ago I could not get a job interview. Anywhere. I'd contacted all of my connections in banking after having been let go from the bank I'd worked for three times in the past six years. As the months ticked by, no one had a job for me, let alone an interview.
Being an evening person is not an advantage in a traditional corporate environment. Actually, it is not an advantage in any corporate environment.
After two years of avoiding the inevitable, I had to bite the bullet and take the kids on public transport. And it doesn't bite, it sucks.
Staycations became the must-have holiday for credit-crunched city workers in 2009 and the trend shows no sign of dying as we enter the second half of 2010 (something that may satisfy and alarm our coalition government in equal measures).
You never know when you will accidentally hit the red button in a law firm. But when it happens, prepare for a freeze fest.
So what were your fellow readers taking in last month? Here's the Top 10, with our favourite topics (love, sex, work insanity) well covered, as usual.
Blogging is an easy way to put your written word out there, but finding readers isn't. So why not write for HITC Life? We can guarantee you'll be read.
Mr and Mrs Properly went to dinner at the temporary home of visiting friends, and came away with the perfect solution for visitors requiring a bit of extra space.
It almost doesn’t matter what you are expecting when you arrive at a hotel. There is always an element of anticipation.
Roy Keane and Kevin Pietersen provided titillation, while two wonderfully esoteric titles took the cycling book into uncharted territory. And then there was the Oscar Pistorius case…
Former WWE star Jimmy Del Ray has died in Tampa, Florida.
This infographic gives an insight into some of the world's more quirky Christmas traditions.