4 questions to ask when implementing a succession plan

There has been a lot of coverage regarding the fact that most businesses are operating without a succession plan in place. This is a risky approach. And, if you are in charge of a firm that does not have a succession plan, you need to act sooner rather than later. One of the reasons why so many people overlook succession planning is quite simply because they do not know where

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Supporting a loved one with a disability

If you have a loved one with a disability you will want to support them as best you can. Whether this is someone who is in and out of hospital for surgeries or somebody with a long term illness, it is crucial that they have a good support network to help them with daily activities but also so that they can have fun and enjoy themselves. Days Out One of

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Which Computer Platform Is Best

If you have recently bought a new computer, no doubt it came with a particular platform already built-in. However, you should not assume that you have to stick to this platform, and in fact there are several options that you might want to go for. Understanding this is the key to being able to make the most of your computer, so it’s an essential thing which you should absolutely look

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What Is Negatively Influencing Your Child?

Having children can bring you so much joy but also so much fear; as they get older you have to let go of the reigns more and more in order to help them develop their independence. This means that they become vulnerable to outside influences. It is important to remain vigilant towards these despite taking more of back seat role in their lives, so here we have listed some of

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Why Becoming a Tourist of the UK Will Surprise You – Top 6 Must-See Destinations!

When you live in the UK, it’s easy to assume that you know everything there is to know about it. Well, unless you’ve explored every inch of the UK, chances are you’re 100% wrong on this one!  The UK is full of bombastic, relaxing, intriguing and exciting things to do. There’s nowhere in the world that’s as diverse with what it offers – mountains or beaches, cities or quaint little

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How to Host Dinner Parties the Easy Way! 

I love hosting dinner parties – but I also hate how stressful they can be. After all, family life’s chaotic enough without throwing extra people into the mix once a week! That’s why I thought I’d put together some of the ‘rules’ I follow for a stress-free dinner party. They’ll help you set the mood (and table) while also picking the right food for your guests.  So here goes:  Choosing

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How to get in the bank holiday party mood

This is a collaborative post   Right, the weather forecasters are telling us that Easter weekend in the UK is going to be hotter than Marbella so that means one thing, invite everybody round to ours and have the first barbecue of the year.   It can then be a good practice for the two bank holiday weekends in May, God, don’t you just love this time of year?! Here

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Need a career change? Here’s how to make it happen — AD

This is a collaborative feature   After some years of doing the same thing, we need a bit of a change. It makes sense, though, as a lot of people look for a new place to live and shake up their style a bit once they become bored with it – but, for some reason, it seems like changing your career will be a much more difficult process. It might

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My thoughts on “We buy any house” companies — AD

This is a collaborative  feature   I recently wrote a blog post about selling your home and things you should look out for, and interestingly I ended up researching into ‘We Buy Houses For Cash’ companies that are advertising online to buy property fast. The media has never really gave these types of quick sale firms any good press; and prior to an investigation into the industry in 2013 there

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How to update your space and make it work for the whole family

This is a collaborative piece The key to creating a harmonious home is getting the living room design just right. It’s arguably the heart of any family’s house and needs to work for everyone and most occasions. While it’s not possible to please everyone equally, keeping a few things in mind when decorating can help you get pretty close. Style shouldn’t trump practicality, but it’s nevertheless important to consider, so

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