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The Pros and Cons of Video Conferencing

The Pros and Cons of Video Conferencing

beggers September 2, 2014 0

With the rise of modern technology, video conferencing has become an increasingly popular way of conducting meetings, interviews and training sessions when attendees can’t all be present in the same room – or even

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Finding the right office space for your business

Finding the right office space for your business

beggers September 2, 2014 0

If you are looking for appropriate office space for your business, it may seem a daunting task. Where do you start and what should your criteria be? Location is often the deciding factor. Your

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Types of Materials used in the Plastic Industry

Types of Materials used in the Plastic Industry

beggers September 1, 2014 0

Plastic materials have been in use for a good number of years in a number of industries. From the aerospace industry to the automotive industry, engineering, mining, medical, and defence, among others, plastic moulds

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Three tips for start-up success

Three tips for start-up success

beggers August 27, 2014 0

Business start-ups are notorious for creating long-term headaches for those who choose this route, but as we all know the rewards will often make the risk worthwhile. While there are a great many success

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How an Entrepreneur’s Passion Can Destroy a Startup

How an Entrepreneur’s Passion Can Destroy a Startup

beggers August 25, 2014 0

Call it the paradox of entrepreneurship: The very thing it takes to start a business often ends up destroying it. I’ve spent the past 15 years researching people who start companies, and there’s a

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Manufacturing wages on the rise, says EEF survey

Manufacturing wages on the rise, says EEF survey

beggers August 25, 2014 0

Wages in the manufacturing sector are rising faster than most other parts of the economy, a survey has suggested. Engineering and manufacturing employers’ organisation EEF found that pay rose by 2.6% over the past

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Burger King in takeover talks with Tim Hortons

Burger King in takeover talks with Tim Hortons

beggers August 25, 2014 0

Burger King has said it is in takeover talks with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain. A merger would create the world’s third-largest fast-food combine, one with a stock market value of

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Silicon Valley startup accelerators on the hunt for health-tech talent

Silicon Valley startup accelerators on the hunt for health-tech talent

beggers August 21, 2014 0

(Reuters) – What do Dropbox, Stripe, Airbnb and Reddit have in common? These technology firms all received mentorship and money from Silicon Valley’s so-called startup machine, Y Combinator. Now, for the first time in

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Apple shares hit record high as investors bet on Tim Cook’s strategy

Apple shares hit record high as investors bet on Tim Cook’s strategy

beggers August 21, 2014 0

Apple’s stock has touched a new high, reflecting investors’ renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook’s ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs. The milestone

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UK retail sales rise less than expected in July

UK retail sales rise less than expected in July

beggers August 21, 2014 0

Retail sales rose by 2.6% in July, up just 0.1% from June, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show. The growth was weaker than many analysts’ estimates that the month-on-month increase would

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