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Social media

Which Social Media Platform?

The impact of social media upon the world around us is undeniable. Although it can be argued that these platforms were originally designed as casual meeting places, they have quickly evolved into an effective means by which information can be disseminated at record speeds. This can be evidenced by such […]

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 […]

Investing

Financing Facts for Fitness Franchises

If the Franchise business model interests you and you have a passion for a healthy body then consider owning a fitness franchise. In order to achieve your goal of owning a fitness franchise you should observe and analyze all sorts of financial aspects. A prospective franchise owner with a strong […]

Society & Culture

History’s Most Famous Couriers

Sometime between six and seven million years ago a species known as Sahelanthropus tchadensis stood and walked on two legs in Western Africa. This monkey-looking animal's first small steps set off an evolutionary chain reaction that led to the birth of Homo sapiens, otherwise recognised as today's Mr & Mrs […]

Travel and living

How To Prepare for a Hiking Holiday

If lounging in the sun or dragging your heels around a theme park isn’t your idea of holiday heaven there’s every chance you might be happier slipping into a pair of boots and setting out on a hiking trip. Hiking holidays offer a combination of exercise and sightseeing that other […]

Travel and living

The Hottest Holiday Destinations for 2013

With British Springtime being reluctant to show its face, the lure of foreign shores soaked in sunshine has never been stronger. Burma topped the ‘hot for 2012' lists, but 2013 has brought its own set of must-visit holiday destinations for you to choose from. This year’s picks are places filled […]

Other stories

Famous Diabetics

It is a common misconception that an illness like diabetes can stop you from achieving your goals and ambitions. Yet as the achievements of the celebrities in our list below prove, a change in lifestyle does not mean relinquishing your dreams. By taking prescribed medication, finding time for exercise and […]

Sport

Top Ski Resorts in the World

Coming up with a list of the top 5 ski resorts is not easy. First, what determines whether a ski resort is great? Obviously, it has to have excellent skiing facilities that people from all over the world love to use. It also helps if it is located in an area with […]

Family

Tips to Get Your Children Interested in Sport

The great English writer George Orwell, who gave the world Animal Farm and 1984, once wrote that sport is “war minus the shooting”. He was alluding to international sport and the Olympics, and undoubtedly these are the pinnacles of any professional sporting person’s career. Where children are concerned, developing an […]