6 Tips to Help You Get the Most Out of Your Ski Season
Ski season is upon us, and we are all excited to hit the slopes once more. We can think of few better ways to spend some time solo travelling, or even on a gap year. There are a range of courses out there providing the chance for you to enjoy the opportunity of a lifetime. Before you embark on your skiing journey, especially if you are travelling solo, there are lots of things to consider – here we look at six ways to ensure you have the best possible time and make memories to last forever.
Is My Off-Grid Home Suitable for a Heat Pump?
Heating our homes makes up 14% of the UK’s carbon emissions, so as we all move towards a lower carbon future, it’s no surprise that we’re being urged to reduce our reliance on fossil-fuelled boilers. This is particularly true for homes off the mains gas grid, as they are typically older, less energy efficient, and use more heat.
Tackling Skills Shortages in the Construction Industry
Recent statistics show that three quarters of UK businesses are impacted by skills shortages. The effects of this has been decimating for the UK economy, costing businesses a reported £6.3 billion per year in temporary staff and training.
The Most Common Driving Fatigue Myths
It is common knowledge that drunk, drugged, or distracted drivers pose a danger to themselves and others on the road. But tired motorists, who tend to be overlooked when thinking about unsafe driving, are just as perilous. Indeed, collisions caused by drowsy drivers are 50% more likely to result in death or serious injuries. This is because, if dozing, the person at the wheel doesn’t have the chance to slam the brake or try to avoid the impact.
Managing Change: How Change Can Benefit Your Staff
Change can come and go in a business, and if managed correctly, can be something that benefits both organizations and their staff. It is often inevitable as businesses grow and evolve, and like anything, there are challenges to overcome along the way in order to make it a successful experience for all stakeholders. Here, we will showcase three strategies to harness change to be a benefit within a business.
Nostalgia Marketing: The Effectiveness of Relating Your Company to the Past
Marketing is at its most effective when a brand can make an emotional connection with its audience – and what better way than to connect through the memories of our childhoods. From the slushy machine at the cinema to retro music and our favourite childhood sweets, we all love talking about the past – and brands have found a way to do this effectively.
Five Ways AI Can Influence and Transform Your Business Processes
Technology is constantly changing the way we work, and automation is something business owners will be keeping an eye on in the future. This is definitely the case with artificial intelligence, with the global market for AI predicted to reach $267 billion by 2027.
Considering a Move to Scotland? These Four Steps Will Help You Seek Out Your Ideal Community
Moving home can be an exciting and daunting prospect in equal measure. Whether you’re looking to establish yourself in a new city, raising a family for the first time, seeking greater affordability, or simply looking for a change of scene, there’s much to consider when moving home.