Employers need a strong pension provider to partner with them Providing an occupational pension scheme is core part of a company’s overall benefits package. Photograph: Getty Images

Zurich Life helps tech firm Lionbridge unlock the full value of its pension scheme for employees across all stages of the retirement planning process

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Five lessons of Stoicism: What I learned from living for a week as a Stoic Stoic standard-bearer Marcus Aurelius used to go to a quiet place at daybreak to meditate upon the stars and rising sun. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Unthinkable: Stoicism is primarily about throwing off the chains of irrational thought

Berlin’s new airport eyes Halloween opening after seven years of horrors The check-in hall of Terminal 1 at Berlin Brandenburg Airport in Schoenefeld, Germany, which is due to open on Saturday. Entire sections of the finished airport had to be ripped out and replaced. Photograph: Hayoung Jeon/EPA

BER is nine years late, wildly over budget and opening during a pandemic

Inclusivity the key to Covid-19 culture challenge To be truly inclusive organisations must understand that the pandemic has impacted people differently. Photograph: Getty Images

How to maintain corporate culture when people work remotely has become a major issue for employers, says Kara McGann, head of social policy at Ibec

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Suzanne Lynch's US Election Diary

Monday to Friday

The Irish Times's Washington Correspondent gives her take from the centre of the US election story.