The World’s Best Stop-Over Cities For Business Travellers

Business Travellers

As fellow International┬ábusiness travelers will know, traversing the globe for business meetings is often done on the time of others, dictated by meetings and others schedules. Very often, if you are trying to keep costs down on your flights to fit in with such times then you may end up with long lay-overs in a multitude of cities, some are perfect for a stop over, a chance to see a new city and explore if you have enough time, some however, offer little in the short time that you have there, here we take a look at some of the…

How A 11 And 14-Year-Old Started A Successful Car Washing Business

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I wanted to share this inspirational story with you about how my son and his friend began a small car-washing business in our neighborhood that has become so successful that my 11 year old son recently told me that he no longer had any use for the pocket money which I was giving him. I want to share the story to give hope to any one out there who has an acorn of an idea that is scared of taking the plunge and going for it. If two kids can grow a business from scratch then you can too. The…

8 Ways To Save Money During Business Travel

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Business travel is often essential to meet prospective clients and partners in order to promote your business and hopeful make more money. For many smaller companies business travel can be tricky as it is an expense that they could really do without. This being said, it can often feel more like an investment into the future as if all goes well your business can grow. If you are required to travel for your business then here are some tips to keep costs down. Public Transport Consider using public transport where possible instead of your own car, whilst this may restrict…

The Profound Ways That Videoconferencing Is Changing The Way We Do Business

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Videoconferencing is nothing new, it has been used by the largest companies and enterprises for years as people seek out face to face connections with clients and partners. What has changed during this time is that videoconferencing is no longer something that is restricted to boardrooms, with members surround a large projector to speak with their counterparts. These days, the emergence of modern technology has redefined both how we use video conferencing and what it can do to our business. Here we take a look at that change and what it means for companies Worldwide. On the Move The capabilities…

Internet Safeguarding Tips For Kids And Teens

Internet Safeguarding

As parents the internet can be a very scary place when it comes to our children using their computers, tablets and phones. Sadly, while the internet offers us and our children a world of opportunities to learn, discover and connect, it also puts them at risk from online predators and exposure to things that they would otherwise never have the chance to see. It is vital therefore, that as a parent you do everything you can to safeguard your children’s online usage to protect them from any dangers that may be lurking out there. If you are unsure of how…

5 Reasons Why You Must Hire An SEO Expert For Your Business

SEO Expert

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is something that you may or may not have heard of. In it’s purest form SEO is something that search engines use to rank your website so that they can correctly order the results given to users when they search for keywords. SEO takes into account a great deal of data to decide where your website should appear in the search engines these include, traffic, inbound links, user activity and interaction and a whole host of other keyword stats, website data and analytical assessments. What SEO can mean for you and your business is essentially…

How To Address Conflict in Your Family-Run Business

Family-Run Business

Family-run businesses can be great successes, the trust that you have between your family members is automatic and more often than not, you don’t need to gain the commitment or loyalty of your relations. The flip side to running a family business is that it can often be easier to find yourself in conflict with them, either from something based on the running of the business or from a conflict away from the business that impacts it. If you find yourself in a conflict with family members within the business then it is important that you address it with haste.…

Checklist Before Sending Your Children On A Language Exchange in Another Country

Language Exchange

Thousands of students from all over the World every year take part in a language exchange with other students from a huge variety of countries to learn language, culture and ways of life. It is an incredibly exciting time for any youngster to head off to another country with just their schoolfriends and live with another family for a short while. If your child is one of those students that will be taking part then your thoughts will no doubt have turned to making sure that they are fully prepared for their trip away. To help you ensure that they…

6 Best Educational Apps For Children in 2016

Educational Apps

When it comes to the subject of smartphones and tablets in the hands of your kids, caution should be used. Access to everything, good and bad, that the internet has to offer is very easily reachable and it is important to teach your kids what and what not to do online. Equally, the world of online gaming is growing and growing and you should limit the time that your children spend on this. By the same token however, smartphones and tablets open up a whole new world of education for your kids and using the best that technology has to…

5 Fun Pocket Money Ideas For Your Children

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Giving pocket money to your children can be a tricky business, it can be hard to find a balance between how much money to give, when to give it, how to give it and when you should withhold it from them. Pocket money should never be a divine rite, remember that the idea of it isn’t just so that your children can go and buy what they want, it is about teaching them about handling money and being responsible with it. If you are looking for different ways to go about handling your child’s pocket money situation then here are…