The 7 Best Self-Help Books of 2021

Many have read, or at least have heard about, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen Covey. Covey’s son Sean followed in his footsteps, making a spinoff version for teenagers that uses the same principles to help young adults master formative areas of their lives.To make this self-help book age-appropriate and downright fun… . . .

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‘I modified into now not effectively’

‘I modified into now not effectively’

Blackpool keeper Chris Maxwell said saving three shootout spot-kicks in the Seasiders’ FA Cup upset of West Bromwich Albion made up for a Christmas spent suffering from coronavirus.The 30-year-old Welsh stopper thwarted Kyle Edwards and Darnell Furlong from the spot before his match-winning save from Matheus Pereira sent Blackpool through.Maxwell, along with team-mate Matty Virtue,… . . .

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Welsh faculties care for shut as lockdown reinforced

Welsh faculties care for shut as lockdown reinforced

Publishedduration22 hours agomedia captionEducation minister Kirsty Williams says online learning must continue for nowSchools and colleges in Wales will stay closed to most pupils until the February half term unless there is a “significant” fall in Covid cases.First Minister Mark Drakeford also confirmed current lockdown restrictions would be extended and “strengthened”.This means non-essential retail, hospitality… . . .

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Brexit: Issues grow at UK ports with backlogs and delays

Brexit: Issues grow at UK ports with backlogs and delays

Publishedduration1 hour agoNew Brexit trade rules could mean extra tax on Marks & Spencer’s Percy Pig sweets outside the UK.The sugary treats are made in Germany before being shipped to the UK, then re-exported to M&S outlets in Ireland, France and the Czech Republic.That means they fall foul of complex regulations that now govern UK-EU… . . .

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Biden blasts Trump supporters’ ‘siege’ of Capitol

Biden blasts Trump supporters’ ‘siege’ of Capitol

Publishedduration16 hours agomedia captionWhen a mob stormed the US capitolUS President-elect Joe Biden has blasted the “insurrection” of pro-Trump supporters who stormed the US Congress in a riot that saw a woman shot dead.The Democrat demanded outgoing President Donald Trump “step up” and repudiate the violence.Mr Trump, who had urged the demonstrators to march on… . . .

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Authorities affords companies fresh grants to outlive lockdown

Authorities affords companies fresh grants to outlive lockdown

Publishedduration7 hours agoimage copyrightGetty ImagesBusinesses in retail, hospitality and leisure will receive new grants to help them keep afloat until spring, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said.The grants will be worth up to £9,000 per property, the Treasury says. Mr Sunak told the BBC he was “committed to protecting jobs and supporting businesses”.Business groups welcomed the… . . .

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