Our Lucie Sissons has just purchased her first house and wanted to share some tips for anyone else taking their first tentative steps onto the housing ladder.
No matter who you were or where you came from, there was always a word you couldn't spell or a common fact you just couldn't, try all your might, ingrain on your brain. Thank goodness for mnemonics; those useful phrases that have helped us all recall a handy fact from time to time.
With social networks like LinkedIn taking the world by storm, is there a digital substitute for traditional networking? The answer to that is no! Find out why with our three handy tips to make you a networking pro.
One hundred years ago today Britain went to war, following Germany’s invasion of Belgium. This date – August 4th 1914 - marked the start of a four year conflict which saw over 30,000 local men and teenagers leaving home for battle – with more than 2,500 never to return.
With popular media going out of its way to ensure we stay ‘bang on trend’, it’s no wonder that the unveiling of Team Scotland’s Commonwealth Games 2014 uniforms didn't go by unnoticed.
“It’s not often in landlocked Birmingham that you get to launch a SHIP”. This opening statement from Sir Albert Bore marked the official launch of the Snow Hill Interchange Project (SHIP), an ambitious scheme designed to enhance pedestrian movement, public transport interchange, connectivity and economic performance around Snow Hill station and into the Colmore Business District.
As marketing continues to evolve at an unprecedented rate – spanning from print to broadcast to digital and beyond – it’s never been more important to keep up with all things social.
In a world where people and organisations are competing to make themselves heard, providing clear, concise messages, especially in the digital sphere, is all the more important.
A superb skills base, thriving infrastructure and a wealth of young talent to match – that’s what’s driving Tech Brum forward at full throttle with an ambitious programme to bring more tech and digital businesses to the city.
Long gone are the days when a company could establish its brand, sit back and wait for the customers to come through the door. Our very own Sophie Taylor looks at the benefits of stay tuned in to all things happening in the digital era.