Is it time to have THAT talk with Mom and Dad? Help them age with grace by checking out these 6 quick tips for taking care of your parents as they get older. Your parents reared you, cared for you when you were a youngster and it’s getting to that point where you may need to return the favor. Face it; your parents aren’t getting younger. With age comes difficulty caring for one’s self. Is it time for you to begin taking care of your parents? It might be a difficult discussion to have with your aging parents. Consider how…

When it comes to being a successful Instagrammer, there are lots of strategies you need to use. For example, if you’re running a cat Instagram, it’s important to know your audience and how to make your cat’s personality shine in every post. This is key to getting a large following on the platform, just as it is to post regularly, use the right hashtags, and reply to comments when you have the chance. But sometimes, this isn’t enough. Just because you’re doing a great job, there’s a huge difference between having a decent following and one that’s enough people for…

Sometimes, employees are required to travel abroad to represent their workplace, be it at an exhibition or to meet a client. In such a scenario, employees need to have the right cover from their employers — it’s an employer’s duty after all, to attend to the safety of their employees for risk of any potential work accident. It’s important then to understand why business travel insurance is necessary, and what it covers that other insurance policies don’t. How far does employer’s liability insurance go? It might seem like employer’s liability insurance covers everything, as it does indeed cover employees for…

Optimising your space can be essential to achieving the end result you want; it doesn’t matter if you’re in school, university, or the workplace. Did you know that each year, procrastination costs UK businesses £76 billion? Crazy, right? Procrastinating is also a main reason as to why we don’t learn to the best of our ability too. One way that we can make sure we focus on our tasks is to optimise the space in which we will reside. It doesn’t matter if you’re trying to learn new skills or putting old ones to good use, being in the right…

Having a good Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) model ensures your business is contributing to society and the general public in a positive way. Whether you’re in the process of building your CSR from scratch, or you have a well-established one, there are four key areas of a solid strategy that your initiatives will fall into: Environmental -The reducing, reusing and recycling of products and waste will limit the impact on pollution, gases and ultimately your business carbon footprint. Supporting and sourcing from your local supply trade reduces the need for fuel-hungry, long-haul transportation and/or air freight. Using recycled and biodegradable…