Working for yourself

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    Avoiding back pain while you work

    Back pain? Many many people now spend most of their working week sitting in front of computers. Habits like slouching and crossing legs can overtime lead to aches and pains that can lead to problematic back problems which can then lead to other physical difficulties as the body tries to compensate. Long term physical pain

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    Proofreading tips

    Proofreading: Top Tips

    Proofreading. Weather just posting a status update on facebook, submitting your cv for a job, or righting an essay on English language, chances are, you need to brush up on your proofreading skills if you didn’t spot the deliberate mistakes in the above paragraph. What is proofreading? Proofreading means going through your text carefully with

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    Business Plan

    Create a Business Plan: The basics

    A good business plan captures the financial aims and the strategic operation of your business. How to create a business plan If you want to create a good business plan it should include the following: (1)            Written overview of your business aims (2)            It’s product and/or service (3)            The management team – Summary (4)            An

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    Franchising

    Have you thought about buying into a franchise?

    If you’re thinking of setting up your own business then buying into a franchise can seem like a simple option. There’s the opportunity to work for yourself, but as part of an established brand. What do you need to consider if you want to buy into a franchise? What is a Franchise? Many household names,

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    Hot Desk

    Could using a Hot Desk be good for your business?

    What is a Hot Desk? The term Hot Desk comes from the naval term of hot racking, sailors used to share bunks and sleep in shifts! In the 80’s and 90’s the idea was transferred into the business sector, and meant using work desks to save costs and space. The idea worked well, there were

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    Train as a private tutor

    Career change: Could you train as a Private tutor?

    Many parents are hiring a private tutor to give their children additional help and support. There are also an increasing number of adults who also are seeking out private tuition in either specific areas of education or because they didn’t achieve their best when at school and want a better academic foundation. If you are

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