Day: 25 June 2018

Past and present London in images

Past and present London in images

Like all cities, London is constantly changing. New buildings are always being erected, whilst others are torn down. Once-scruffy neighbourhoods have become gentrified and are suddenly desirable places to live. Cities are constantly growing, with immigrants from different countries and cultures helping shape the identity of the city. Here are ...

How Apple Reinvented Customer Service

How Apple Reinvented Customer Service

Regardless of the nature of your ecommerce enterprise, customer service will be a key ingredient in your success. Remarkably though, online stores are at something of a disadvantage in this regard because face-to-face human interaction is not possible. Your customer service team must become adept at helping people remotely, while ...

8 fantastic foodie experiences in Menorca

8 fantastic foodie experiences in Menorca

Just 30 miles wide, Menorca might be Mallorca’s little brother, but it shouldn’t be ignored until there’s no one else to play Xbox with. It’s a small island of concentrated fun, with a wealth of beaches, so much nature that Unesco got involved, and oodles of rustic charm. Most locals ...

Flashbacks to ‘93: Sleepless in Seattle

Flashbacks to ‘93: Sleepless in Seattle

Last week I talked about Jurassic Park and how, at 11, it felt like my movie. Sleepless in Seattle isn’t that. It’s my mum’s movie. I honestly don’t know where I got the movie bug, none of my family are cinephiles. My parents, generally speaking, like their movies safe. I ...

Gig Economy – Hermes “decision a wake-up call for Government”

Gig Economy – Hermes “decision a wake-up call for Government”

The Government should write into law a positive definition of self-employment to provide clarity on who is and who is not genuinely self-employed, IPSE (the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed) has said. The call follows a decision in the employment tribunal today that a group of Hermes couriers ...

What is the best way to learn SEO?

What is the best way to learn SEO?

Learning SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) can be a confusing task: there is no one way to do it. Due to the fast-paced nature of technology, the ins and outs of optimizing your content might also change over time. For this reason, it is important to maintain an open-minded and diverse ...

Roganic

Restaurant Review: Roganic

After Simon Rogan parted company with Fera at Claridges last year, London suffered a brief, unquenchable thirst for the much celebrated cooking served at the chef’s two Michelin starred L'Enclume in Cumbria. (Apart from the eight-seat Aulis in Soho, serving a £195 tasting menu). With L’Enclume, the chef was simply ...

4 ways small business owners can keep their costs down

Top 5 Brand Building Tips for New Entrepreneurs

Starting a business is not a child’s play! It takes a lot of effort, patience and courage to build your brand. It is important to focus on the details and seek inspiration from others. Here are top 5 brand building tips that every new entrepreneur must follow by heart: 1- ...

Artist creates portraits out of discarded train tickets

Artist creates portraits out of discarded train tickets

Check out this first class artwork – made completely out of old train tickets. British artist, Ed Chapman, 47, created the portraits of well-known East Midlanders including Sir David Attenborough, Sir Isaac Newton and Gary Lineker OBE using over 3,000 discarded tickets. The 10 pieces took a whopping 280 hours ...

7 Ways Investors Can Make Money In a Volatile Market

7 Ways Investors Can Make Money In a Volatile Market

The stock market has been swinging in and out of stability for years.  Worries over global issues, the domestic economy, international economy, and international relations all impact the US stock market.  With of these factors in play, it’s no wonder that periods of high volatility are to be expected. While ...

The Difference Between PEO Services and Payroll Management Services

The Difference Between PEO Services and Payroll Management Services

There are a number of ways to outsource your payroll or even your entire HR department. There are really two different kinds of services out there. One will handle all of your payroll needs such as paycheck processing, taxes, timekeeping, and document tracking. However, there is another type of service ...

French Minister says Calais migrants would end up in UK after Brexit

UK export growth slows while European exporters flourish

UK export growth is slowing while European exporters are starting to flourish again, according to the latest European Export Index. The latest findings from the quarterly index show that UK exports have fallen to their lowest level since Q1 of 2016, when uncertainty loomed ahead of the nation’s vote to ...