Author: Laura L Cole

Economy Employment

Background Checking Trends in 2014

As an employer, undertaking background checks on candidates is one of the most important aspects of management. These screening tests have multiple applications in both the private and public sectors, as employers are required to fulfill their duty of care to shareholders, stakeholders, customers and the people who represent them. […]

Sport

The Health Benefits of Playing Tennis

Tennis is one of the UK's most ancient and popular individual sports, with the foundations for the modern game having being laid during the 19th century. While it also has historical roots in French and Asian culture, the game as we know it today was developed in the heart of […]

Nutrition

The Benefits of Drinking Ionized Water

The human body is subject to constant evolution, as it adapts to both positive and negative aspects of its surrounding environment. Take the impact of the obesity academic in the Western world, for example, which is causing teenagers in the U.S. and UK to develop health conditions that were previously […]

Interiors

Saving Costs on Minor Home Repairs

Despite continuing reports of economic growth in the UK, recent figures suggest that home-owners are feeling less optimistic about their personal finances. In fact, the Markit Household Finance Index (HFI) recently revealed that there was a sharp decline in consumer confidence between October and November, as it fell from 41 […]

Economy

Why London Remains the UK's Leading Business Hub?

No matter where a country is located in the world, it will always have a pivotal business center that drives economic growth and development. America has the financial capital of New York, for example, while Qatar remains key to the development of the UAE's developing economy. While numerous cities in […]

Small business

Building a Business on a Shoestring Budget

The world economy is constantly changing, thanks primarily to the fluctuating fortunes being experienced by both developed and emerging economies alike. While 2012 saw the continued emergence of developing economies such as China, India and Brazil, for example, this year has seen more established nations such as the UK and […]