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Luxury

What is it really like inside the VIP?

Steve Colquhoun Does true VIP treatment at a top nightclub live up to its extravagant promise?

Culture

The best of bicycle-inspired design

Amazing objects inspired by the world’s biggest bicycle race.

Stephen Lacey Eight amazing objets d'art inspired by the world's biggest bicycle race.

Management

Blurred lines: why working through the weekend works

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Alexandra Tselios I don't switch off, and nor do I want to. Being flexible about work fits my busy life.

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Management

Home help for time-poor high flyers

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Natasha Hughes Time-poor and domestically challenged, high flyers increasingly need help to run their lives.

Style

Italian men just dress better

Nedahl Stelio Why are Australian men so afraid to express themselves?

Culture

Forget metro man, meet the 'spornosexual'

David Beckham

Mark Simpson A new, more extreme, sex- and body-obsessed version of the metrosexual has emerged.

Culture

How to get the internet to shop for you

 

Stephen Lacey Could customer profiling be the ultimate innovation for blokes who hate to go shopping?

Culture

Stars and ... cripes! How to talk to Americans

 

Sally Dominguez The perils of crossing a language barrier that's wider than the Pacific Ocean.

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Culture

Everything isn't always awesome

The Lego Movie still.

Gary Nunn It'd be good (but not awesome) if we can all keep our best words for when we need them.

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All Men Are Liars

Don't vote for me - please

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Sam de Brito A poll to ostracise their "most hated" worked for the ancient Greeks. Why not us?

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Football and fisticuffs

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Sam de Brito I was dead wrong on this subject and my past opinion was juvenile and irresponsible.

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Buddy: worth every cent and then some

Buddy. Digital image by Jo Gay

Sam de Brito Paying Lance Franklin $10 million over nine years is a stunning coup for the Swans.

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Gods of metal

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Sam de Brito Hard rock gigs are a rare way for young men to get physical in an appropriate manner.

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Living in a loser's paradise

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Sam de Brito The exquisite agony of selling your heart to a proud club that just can't win the big one.

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Culture

Licence to drink

Daniel Craig as James Bond

Stephen Lacey What is it about fictional spies and bending the elbow?

Culture

Six social media career killers

Social media

Sylvia Pennington Be careful what you post because it just might come back to bite you when it's time for a new job.

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Ladies, why so serious?

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Sam de Brito It seems the only thing women find enduringly humourous about men is their "issues".

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Sober dating

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Sam de Brito No slurred words to be playfully misconstrued, no crumbling inhibitions to trip over.

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A word to the wise

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Sam de Brito There's just one thing you can't find on the internet, and it's a commodity we all crave.

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Shifts in perspective

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Sam de Brito Dolly Parton's dimensions have long been admired, but seldom in this way.

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