How to Succeed when Starting your Own Business

A lot of people think that starting a business is easy. This is not the case at all, in fact, it’s much harder than you’d think. After all, you need to think about the financial and legal repercussions, and even your reputation too. Be True to Yourself Before you even think about starting your business,…

Mental Health Awareness Week. Can Virtual Reality help with treatment?

One in four of us will experience mental health issues at some point in our life. While we are still a long way from being able to provide timely mental health treatment to everyone who needs it, VR-enabled therapy promises a new approach. We talk to Professor Daniel Freeman, Professor of Clinical Psychology at Oxford…
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One in five Brits now more comfortable interacting online than in real life

It's perhaps a sad indictment of our society, but not particularly surprising that one in five Brits adults now feel 'more comfortable' interacting with people online than they do face-to-face, according to new research. A detailed study found a large percentage of the population have become so used to communicating via tablets, PCs and smart…

Mums more important than social media influencers for advice, claims survey

Brits are shunning the internet and turning to mum for life lessons and advice on beauty, fashion and relationships, according to a new survey carried out ahead of Mother's Day a week on Sunday (March 31st, 2019). Researchers who carried out a detailed study found our mums are still the number one influencer despite the…

3 Tips for Finding the Best Treatment Care for Your Loved One

Substance abuse is a real crisis across the globe. The journey towards overcoming addiction can be a hassle. Here are the top three tips to help you get started on the right note and to ensure that your loved one fully recovers from the potentially life-threatening habit: 1) Finding the Right Treatment Center Perhaps the…

There’s More To Life Than What You’re Doing Right Now

Do you ever feel like you’re being pulled towards the life you’re living at the minute? As though you’re doing what’s expected of you, and this is the life that you’re going to have to lead for the rest of your life? It’s easy to think that life is just one big means to an…

National Sickie Day. Top 10 factors to reduce stress in your workplace

An office dog was voted as the best way to reduce stress by the workers of Norwich 1 in 3 UK office workers said that healthy snacks and drinks would increase their happiness in the workplace In a region of dog-lovers, 39% of Norwich respondents stated that an office dog would…

Help Employees Recover From Gambling Addiction With 3 Decisive Steps

Many employers face the problem of employee addiction. Gambling addiction is no exception. Learn strategies to help an employee move toward recovery successfully. Gambling addiction affects not only friends and family of an individual but also productiveness and morale in the work environment. Just like any other compulsion, gambling addiction enslaves the suffering individual to…

How To Take Time For Yourself As A Busy Parent

When you’re a busy parent, taking time for yourself can be a difficult task. How are you supposed to fit in all of the things that you want to do, when you’re so busy trying to keep your home (relatively) clean, you have a bunch of other commitments that you need to carry on with,…