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In a time of uncertain economic conditions, all businesses are under pressure to keep a tight control over their costs; however, keeping costs down can be particularly difficult for SMEs with fewer resources making it difficult for expenditure to be… Read more

Minimalism is making a comeback. Today, it describes a mass movement of people seeking to reconnect with what matters – and cast away the possessions, behaviours and choices that stand in the way. Applying this outlook to the workplace can… Read more

After more than 30 years, the £1 coin will finally be replaced in March with a new, distinctive 12-sided coin. Due to the evolution of sophisticated counterfeits, the current £1 has become increasingly vulnerable. With approximately one in 30 £1… Read more

Winter is here. Along with it comes dark nights, grey weather and the possibility of sleet and snow. In this climate, visibility is essential, especially for those who work outdoors, travel by bike, or are unfortunate enough to become stranded… Read more

Every January, gyms see a surge in memberships. Yet attendance typically returns to normal within a few weeks as fitness resolutions get broken. This is great news for the booming fitness industry….as we’ll see. However, the latest figures suggest the… Read more

“From a commercial point of view, if Christmas did not exist it would be necessary to invent it” – Katherine Whitehorn For some, Christmas is a spiritual festival and the season of goodwill, for others it’s about spending time with… Read more

The countdown to Christmas inevitably means the famous or infamous (in some cases!) work Christmas party. In preparation you may have pulled out all the stops to shape up, glam up and get ‘dressed to the nines’. After a long… Read more