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Amazon cutting ties with Visa?

This article has been updated, check out what Amazon has said regarding Visa Payments..

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Do 15 minutes to complete an hour’s worth of work

Make 2022 the year you invest in yourself

Productivity experts claim that, when completing difficult tasks and in order to work for much longer, you should say to yourself, ‘I’m just going to do 15 minutes’

New equipment is expensive, that goes without saying but when is a purchase an investment or just an impulse buy?

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Are companies working on brand-new technologies anymore?

They say that the shelf life of a mobile phone or laptop is roughly two years. After this time, the operating systems become noticeably slower.

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Use your common sense!

Morrisons recently announced they’re to scrap the ‘use by’ date on milk...

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Hollywood Handshake is the epitome of the patriarchy

There was controversy around the semi-final of the 2021 series, which aired on 16 November. Three of the four semi-finalists received a handshake from Paul Hollywood; my favourite, Winnie the Pooh lookalike...

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Some positive news for pubs, cafes and restaurants

The view is bleak for many businesses at the moment, perhaps more so for those in the hospitality sector, who may (as I write) be ordered to close their doors to the public once again, until further notice.

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Forget Omicron, will Long Covid be the real killer of commerce?

As the Omicron variant rampages across the news headlines as fast as it seems to be rampaging through the general public, everyone is braced for a rise in infections, a greater number of hospital admittances..

More Mascots in Advertising

Today, I want to highlight some characters you might remember, which were created by one company only to be remembered for another, as well as some that were once dropped, but which were revived almost instantly.

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‘Shop Local’ – is this something you do?

It wouldn’t hurt to be reminded of the benefits of shopping locally...

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Website editors: Which is the best (part four)?

Editor X is simply Wix on steroids. Easy, cheap, but professional all the same.

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Website editors: Which is the best (part three)?

Webflow sold me a dream; however, it was one I soon woke up from.

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Website editors: Which is the best (part two)?

This time, it is Squarespace's turn..

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Website editors: Which is the best?

Probably the best known, WordPress was one of the first online website builders introduced...

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Refresh Rate – Why the iPhone 13 Pro feels faster

Find out what we mean by a device’s refresh rate...

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Are we being scammed by advent calendars?

Most of us think of cheap and cheerful chocolates...

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What is HOGO?

HOGO is a relatively new term. It’s practically the antithesis of FOMO and stands for ‘Hassle of Going Out’.

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How can businesses protect themselves against supply issues?

Supply chain upheaval is likely to continue well into next year, through one reason or another. So, what can businesses do to relieve the pressure?

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What is ‘lifestyle creep’?

Lifestyle creep can occur when people increase their income...