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Simplify, Descry, Bonsai: 5 Rules of the Oriental Style in the Interior
January 7, 2020 By Amelia Grant

Oriental aesthetics combines strict minimalism with softness and elegance. The Japanese style submits the interior to strict rules, but this is precisely its advantage. Knowing all the ingredients and following the recipe exactly, you can easily embody the eastern beauty and symbolism in your home. This style requires space, so it is well suited for an apartment with a free layout or studio. Here are the basic rules for interior decoration in the spirit of Japan … Read Article »

Career Development

Man in suit giving thumbs up
January 6, 2020 By Staff

For each job that’s posted online, there’s going to be hundreds of applicants jostling to gain that one spot. Standing out from this crowd of hopeful people to be a business's first choice might appear to be somewhat impossible, but there are actually a few simple steps that you can take in order to make yourself as employable as you can be. … Read Article »

Career Development

Woman leaping towards job
January 6, 2020 By Staff

The end of a decade is a good time to reflect on what you’ve achieved so far and more importantly - what you want from the future. And at the top of most people’s list is: career aspirations. Most of the world spend at least one third of their adult life at work. That’s a lot of time. And if you don’t love your job, you may end up feeling restless and unfulfilled. But moving onto greener pastures is sometimes harder than it sounds. So how do you go about identifying your dream job, finding a vacancy, and making sure you secure it? If you’re looking for some tips, check out the list below for ideas. … Read Article »

Business

Is Manufacturing On The Cards For Your Business
January 6, 2020 By Staff

Starting a business may have been a dream at one time, and it could have taken a lot of graft and effort to make it a reality. A common business model is to sell products, but often, businesses that are just starting out tend to outsource their manufacturing. It might be for speed or as a cost saving, but is this the right move for you this year? It might be time to bring the manufacturing element of your business in-house, but are there things to think about? Here are some of the common steps to take to help you get started. … Read Article »

Productivity

Activity Based Working For Higher Productivity
January 6, 2020 By Daniel Calvin

In the activity-based working model, staff aren’t bound to a particular desk or office… They are free to work in any area of the workplace they choose. This new working dynamic shakes the old ways to their core, and although there may be some downsides, there are even more benefits. In this article we look at how you can implement Activity-based working in your business. … Read Article »

Well Being

Reducing Stress Levels
January 2, 2020 By Staff

Feeling stressed is totally normal, but not good for you. It all depends on the level of Stress that you reach, but ultimately as little Stress as possible is the main goal for many of us. If you are working a job that is especially stressful such as in the forces, or emergency services, then self-care and keeping your stress levels low is going to be essential. Being able to do a good job is necessary, and reducing the amount of Stress you feel will prevent illness and danger within your job. … Read Article »

Office Management

Solutions To Your Office Downfalls
January 1, 2020 By Staff

Every office has its downfalls. Whether you're a new business or have been established for a while, you'll be reading this because you know that your office isn't the type of environment that you wanted. In this article we look at some of the ways you can improve your office space and the morale of your employees. … Read Article »

Psychology & Communication

two women talking by a camp fire
December 20, 2019 By Staff

Many people feel that they need help with how they speak, whether that is in a public speaking setting or just when talking to friends. In either case, you will probably want to come across as confidently as possible, and that means that you are going to have to make sure that you are aware of what you need to do in order to make that a reality. … Read Article »

House & Home

Conceptual, Wooden, Decorative Letters, Heart
December 19, 2019 By Staff

Home is where the heart is, which is why there’s no greater frustration than falling out of love with your property. If this does happen, finding ways to inject new energy and rekindle your passion for the property is essential. In an ideal world, though, you’ll do this without breaking the bank. Sound impossible? It needn’t be. Simply focus on the ABCs to unlock a new lease of life for your home. … Read Article »