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Always On. The consequences of hyper-connectivity.

I just happened to catch Dominic Arkwright's Off The Page on BBC Radio 4 last night and the topic was - Always On. The consequences of hyper-connectivity.  Involved with the discussion ...
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Networking Tips #14 Any Time, Any Place, Any Where

You don't need to attend a specifically organised business networking event in order to participate in or benefit from 'networking'. As the Martini Ad used to say - networking can ...
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Time Off Sick – Are You Faking It?

Sickness costs UK business £32bn a year and as many as one in three employees are 'faking' sickness to get time off. Depression and boredom were given as the main ...
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July Newsletter: Take Control Of Your Email

"Are you deluged with daily emails? Is your Inbox full of emails you never get time to read? - 2 million emails are sent every second, - 62% of us ...
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Drop-outs, No-shows And Last Minute Cancellations

Anyone who runs meetings, events or workshops knows that there is always the risk of 'drop outs', 'no-shows' and last minute cancellations. Social or business, free or paid.  If it's free ...
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Networking Tips #15 It’s Not Who You Know

While you might meet a lot of people at your various networking meetings, it's not just about the people you meet but also about the people they know.  So you ...
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7 Tips To Avoid Last Minute Panic Before Your Holiday

It's holiday season and as you wind down from work, do you do so in a calm, collected manner or in a mad rush of activity? Do you manage to ...
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How To Avoid Your Twitter Account Being Hacked

It happens in emails and now it also happens on social media.  Accounts get hacked and send out spammy, phishing messages to your friends and followers.  I've seen a few ...
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Networking Tips #16 How Not To Network

While I've given you a few tips on how to make the most of your networking - here are a few things to avoid: Don't spend all your time talking ...
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Take Time To Stand Still

What is this life if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare. No time to stand beneath the boughs And stare as long as sheep or ...
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