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Tips for Successful Event Management

Posted on: June 17, 2020

Are you thinking about taking a qualification to become an event manager or have you been working considerable experience in event management? Either way, it does not hurt to remind yourself of the golden rules to be successful in the industry: Client communication There is no success without the ability to understand what the client wants out of an event and to be able to discuss it. It’s surprisingly easy for two people to misinterpret…

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Weird Water facts that might surprise you.

Posted on: June 16, 2020

Next to oxygen, water is one of the most essential elements on the planet earth. Our bodies are made up of seventy percent water. If we don’t drink regularly and keep our fluid levels up then things start to go wrong quickly. We also use water in a practical sense for washing and removing human waste. However it has its limits and if you end up with  Blocked Drains Dartford, Grays or even Tonbridge way…

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Key considerations for live in care

Posted on: June 15, 2020

When a person is choosing a live in carer, they need to be certain that the carer is someone who they will trust implicitly. Having someone come into your home, your most personal and private of spaces to take care of you, means they must be someone quite special. Image credit Live in care is an option preferred by many, as it means remaining in your own home where you feel most at ease. A…

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The Otter Hound – Britain’s Rarest Dog

Posted on: June 15, 2020

There are a huge range of different dog breeds in the world, and sometimes it is hard to believe that they are all the same species of animal when you consider the vast differences in appearance, temperament and size! From the wolf-like huskies that pull sledges for miles across some of the worlds harshest terrains, to the majestic Borzoi that inspire beautiful bronze animal sculpture, to tiny Chihuahuas who became popular with ladies who could…

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Bedroom furniture options to have

Posted on: June 8, 2020

When it comes to kitting your bedroom out with furniture you will want to look at your overall decor and find items that will match with your vision. There are some essential bedroom items that you will want to be looking at and this can include the following: Image credit Bed – no bedroom is complete without somewhere to sleep. There are many different options available from metal framed through to wood and divans with…

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What to think about when buying a new boiler

Posted on: June 8, 2020

If your old boiler is no longer efficient or costing you lots of money in repairs then it may be time to contact a Boiler Installation Cheltenham company such as http://www.hprservicesltd.com/cheltenham-boilers/boiler-installation-cheltenham/ to have a new boiler put in place. The company will consult with you on the best kind of boiler for your home, family set up and financial budget. Here are some important things to think about when buying a new boiler. Image credit…

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Working as a receptionist

Posted on: June 5, 2020

When it comes to working as a receptionist there are a number of common tasks that you will probably be expected to carry out. Given the proper desk space, a Draughtsman Chair for comfort and a computer, here are some of the job tasks for you to look through. Image credit Welcoming visitors – This is the most common task that receptionists undertake. Welcoming visitors into a business building is incredibly important in creating a…

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The man who made us have the MOT.

Posted on: June 4, 2020

Up until 1960 you could happily buy a car and never have it tested for anything such as its lights or brakes as we do today. The public were becoming restless as more and more cars and trucks were starting to use Britains road system. One man was in charge with the job of introducing the new Ministry of Transport test, or the MOT as it came to be known (and is still known as…

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Indoor Activities for Lockdown that will make your House Smile

Posted on: June 2, 2020

If you, like many, have been furloughed during the UK lockdown, you may have spent the time doing up your garden. There has been a huge demand for garden products over the last couple of months – the nice weather and the fact there is little else to do has seen high demand for things from compost and plant pots, to garden furniture and hot tubs! But now your garden is looking lovely, you may…

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Hercules, Son of Zeus and a Walt Disney Movie!

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Hercules is a Walt Disney animated adventure movie based loosely on the tales of the legendary Son of the Greek God Zeus, known as Heracles!  The Roman version of this name “Hercules” was used for the film and the story tells how after capturing the Titans beneath the Ocean, Hercules’s parents, King Zeus and Queen Hera conceive a Son and name him Hercules.  Hades is the younger brother of Zeus and he becomes jealous of…

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The Importance of a Healthy Home

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Ensuring your home is warmer and more comfortable is more important than you might think. We all benefit from living conditions with a consistent warm temperature, effective ventilation and plenty of natural light, all of which are essential for maintaining good health. It is well known that a mouldy, damp environment can cause health problems such as; nasal congestion, sore throat, wheezing or coughing, sore eyes and skin irritation. More seriously, people with immune system…

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The great debate

Posted on: June 1, 2020

When it comes to warehouse design one of the hardest questions that the designers need to address, and discuss, is whether to feature pallet racking or Longspan racking. Whichever one you decide on, rest assured you can get  a full and comprehensive selection and service from https://www.rackzone.ie/shelving. You can be sure that they will be able to help and advise you in all of these matters. What are the advantages of Longspan racking? Image credit…

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Why is Cheltenham the Perfect Place to Live

Posted on: May 28, 2020

If all of this global pandemic stuff has made you think about moving to a new house, you could do a lot worse than move to Cheltenham. This is a town that offers something for everyone, whether it is stunning countryside, great shopping or a buzzing nightlife, Cheltenham has it all. Image Credit If lockdown in the UK has shown us, those living with access to green open spaces have a better quality of life,…

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Why we use a spray gun for Plasma Spray

Posted on: May 28, 2020

There are a large number of very good reasons why companies like https://www.poeton.co.uk/standard-treatments/plasma-coatings will use a themal spray gun for the application of nickel sulfate or plastic polymers Plasma Spray. In the past the traditional way to apply super heated materials was via an arc welder as this was the only way the high temperature could be achieved. However, this was fine for non flammable material but flammable substances could not be addressed in this…

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Dealing with a Dementia Diagnosis

Posted on: May 27, 2020

Dealing with a dementia diagnosis should be done as soon as possible, no matter how hard it might be telling your family. Take all the help and advice on offer from medical professionals to help in getting the information you need to help yourself and your loved ones. Image credit A dementia diagnosis can be extremely frightening and even painful at the same time, and many of the possible symptoms will make you feel confused…

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Starting a courier business

Posted on: May 26, 2020

If you are looking to start a courier business there are a number of things that you will want to consider as a part of your planning and set up phase. Image Credit Business Structure – When you first set up a business it is important to think about how you are going to structure this. Will you work as sole trader or are you looking to set up a limited company. You can find…

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An explanation of the different phases in a clinical trial

Posted on: May 26, 2020

Paid Clinical Trials take place across the country and the world each day and companies like https://www.trials4us.co.uk/ are at the forefront of some medical breakthroughs . Their aim is to find out what effects a new drug or treatment has on people with existing illnesses and the ways in which this could ease the symptoms. There are a number of ways in which these trials can be carried but all of them usually consist of…

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The issues that affect British trees

Posted on: May 11, 2020

Sadly, despite our island status and the protection that the sea gives us, our native trees can still come under attack from diseases and pests. For example the 1970’s saw the catastrophic loss of the  UK’s Elms population to Dutch Elm disease. So much so that not even a Tree Surgeon Poole based company could save them. With careful conservation and protection the Elm tree is set to make a comeback. What problems face our…

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Advantages of Using Accounting Software

Posted on: May 11, 2020

The software can work faster and minimizes any mistakes once it is built up with the right commands. It saves you money and provides many other benefits. It brings more efficiency with less efforts. It can produce reports and receipts very quickly after sales and purchases. It can also update all linked accounts automatically. Manual bookkeeping takes much effort and more time. The chances of error are also there. Businesses can face much loss due…

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What on Earth is Excel?

Posted on: May 11, 2020

To be fair if you don’t know what it is then you must have spent the last 40 years under a rock. Excel is the spreadsheet package that comes as part of Microsoft Office. Along with Word, Powerpoint and Publisher it is the bedrock of most produced work in the country if not the world. It has conquered over all the other versions like Sage in terms of accounting and recording financial information. Even if…

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