financial education

Why we need financial education in schools

A recent survey by The Independent found that three quarters of British people are affected by mental health issues as a result of financial worries. Having the skills to manage your finances is really a matter of education; many young adults have expressed that they were not taught enough about finances at school and are suffering as a result. But what can we do to … Continue reading Why we need financial education in schools

small business

Think about supporting your local business community

There is often talk about how important it is to support our local business community.  In this piece, we take a look at why: Customer service It may sound like somewhat of a cliché, but you cannot beat a good honest conversation. Although major brands focus a significant emphasis on delivering quality customer service, the owner of a local business will often make it their … Continue reading Think about supporting your local business community

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How Technology Is Changing The Home Buying Experience

Technology has made our lives a lot easier in particular allowing us access to information and data at the touch of a button. This has affected a number of sectors in particular the estate agency and conveyancing industry, as clients now have access to a range of properties further afield in order to increase their property portfolio without leaving the comfort of their armchairs. Let’s … Continue reading How Technology Is Changing The Home Buying Experience

hazardous waste

Handling Hazardous Waste as a Business

If you’re dealing with hazardous waste in your business, no matter the type, then it’s important that you implement an effective waste management plan to tackle any problems that could occur and can cause unpleasant damage to your company. It’s recommended that all companies avoid this, especially when the waste can be harmful to the environment as well as its employees. It’s often assumed that … Continue reading Handling Hazardous Waste as a Business

mental health

Innovative ways to improve mental health in the workplace

The media is rightfully putting a huge focus on our mental health in the UK. According to charity Mind, approximately one in four adults will experience a mental health issue each year. Staggeringly, one in six of us report experiencing a common mental health problem each week. With anxiety and depression the biggest issues, this can have a huge effect on our working life. In … Continue reading Innovative ways to improve mental health in the workplace

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A Guide to Planning a Successful Corporate Event

When it comes to creating a successful and inspired work environment, making sure your employees feel valued and like they’re part of something bigger is incredibly important. Corporate events are a great way to create that sense of inclusion, helping to foster the idea of community and working towards a common goal together. However, a lot of work and careful planning goes into creating the … Continue reading A Guide to Planning a Successful Corporate Event

money

Counterfeit Money Printing: Around the World

The UK doesn’t often make changes to its currency but 2016 was a year something major was revised — yes, we’re talking about the dreaded unveiling of the polymer fiver. Then came the ten-pound note, and have we ever lost more money? The notes simply will not stay in our pockets, and they are really bad for sticking together as well. But, despite these minor … Continue reading Counterfeit Money Printing: Around the World

commercial refrigeration

The Complete Guide to Commercial Refrigerator Maintenance

Whether it’s keeping your food fresh or protecting your product, commercial refrigerators play a huge role in a business. When this equipment goes down, you’ll be forced to move things around to avoid ruining whatever was inside. Given how large some commercial refrigerators are, this could take up a lot of valuable time. To avoid losing productivity or the product itself, it’s often wise to … Continue reading The Complete Guide to Commercial Refrigerator Maintenance

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How to Get The Best Sky TV Deals

Sky remains one of the most popular TV subscription services and has a huge range of channels available.  They also have a range of packages to help you choose what you need and not pay for things you don’t want.  On top of all of that, they often offer special deals such as their recent Sky TV Flash Deal where you can save even more … Continue reading How to Get The Best Sky TV Deals

Sharjah

How to Launch a Company in Sharjah Free Zones

Financial freedom starts with your decision to break the employee mentality and become your own boss. And with the UAE free zone statistical growth continuing to rise, there’s no better way to start achieving a new level of independence than by launching your own company in a free zone in Sharjah. Like any other new endeavor, becoming a businessman in Sharjah can be a bit … Continue reading How to Launch a Company in Sharjah Free Zones