How the 5S Method of Work Boosts Productivity

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More and More Companies Adopt 5S as Component of Continuous Improvement 5S follows in the footsteps of kaizen as another popular Japanese business improvement system that is taking the western world by storm. Over the past 70 years, Japan has led the way in improving organisational practices in terms of greater efficiency, less waste and … [Read more…]

Get a Winter Bargain For Your Garden

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Make the most of your outside space with low cost garden furniture Summer may be a long way off, but by planning ahead for next year’s garden you could bag yourself some bargains. As the nights draw in and the weather gets colder, spending time in the garden is the last thing on many people’s … [Read more…]

Do You Really Need That MacBook?

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Is The Cost Of Replacing MacBooks Justifiable For Organisations? Save money for your organisation by replacing ageing MacBook devices with cheaper and more innovative Windows 10 laptops in 2017. The age-old debate of whether Mac is better than Windows has been raging for decades and is still as valid a topic today. Organisations invest thousands in … [Read more…]

Digital Marketing Focus – Search, Social And Paid Advertising

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Increase Your Brand’s Online Visibility With A Digital Marketing Strategy How can you increase the presence of your company online? Learn how to use search engine optimisation, paid advertising and social media to boost your website. The development of a strong digital presence should be the most important marketing focus for any organisation who wants … [Read more…]

How To Survive A Hotel Inspection

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Make Sure Your Guest Rooms And Communal Areas Are Spotless Hotel inspections can take place at any time, without warning. Ensure that your guest rooms and communal areas pass muster by prioritising cleanliness.  A hotel inspection is the ultimate test for a professional accommodation provider. Often, you will have requested the inspection in the hope … [Read more…]

How To Look After Your Wooden Furniture

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If you have invested in wooden furniture, you need to know on how to prep and protect it. Here are a few tips on how to protect and maintain your rustic wood furniture from becoming damaged, stained or marked. Dust frequently You should dust your wooden furniture at least once a week, using something soft … [Read more…]

Are Spiders a Household Pest?

Black spider

We are in the midst of Autumn and apart from the crunchy golden leaves, comfort food and the night’s drawing in, there’s one thing that we aren’t loving: the spiders! Big spiders coming indoors! As the weather gets wetter and colder, house spiders are coming indoors in search of partners and shelter.  Despite the name … [Read more…]

How to Prep and Protect Your Garden This Winter

Frozen garden

The freezing cold weather and snow has just arrived in the UK, blanketing parts of northhern England in 8 inches of the white stuff. Weather forecasters are predicting a long, cold winter for 2016/17, so it’s time to start protecting your garden this winter. After all, a little preparation goes a long way! Artificial grass … [Read more…]