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The Dangers of Counterfeit Car Parts

The Dangers of Counterfeit Car Parts

Business, Finance December 5, 2018 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

The packaging may look just like the real thing, but counterfeit car parts carry a hidden cost. Counterfeiting is currently worth hundreds of billions of dollars a year worldwide, with knock-off designer goods and consumer tech making up a large part of the market. The difference is that if yourRead More

Self-manage or hire a letting agent – what’s best for you?

Self-manage or hire a letting agent – what’s best for you?

Business, General December 4, 2018 at 6:58 am Comments are Disabled

One of the biggest decisions you’re likely to make as a landlord is whether you manage your properties yourself, or use a letting agent. There are pros and cons to both sides. Image Credit Doing it yourself Running your property rentals yourself should be treated like running a business. You’llRead More

What Does a Mechanic Do on a Car Service?

What Does a Mechanic Do on a Car Service?

Autos September 20, 2018 at 6:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Are you considering taking out a service plan for your car? There are two main types of car service: an Interim (Basic) Service and a Full Service. Image Credit Interim Service An interim service should be carried out bi-annually or approximately every 6000 miles. It usually includes oil and oilRead More

A brief history of jewelry

A brief history of jewelry

Fashion September 19, 2018 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

Jewelry has been part of human’s attire since we first began wearing clothes. The whole world over jewelry is seen as an additional form of attire, worn for self-expression and for cultural or religious purposes. Many of the earliest forms of adornment have survived in the bones, shells, and stonesRead More

114Conducting a site visit for your event

114Conducting a site visit for your event

Business, General August 29, 2018 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

When you’re planning an event, the importance of a pre-event site visit cannot be overstated. It’s crucial to see the site to get an idea of the atmosphere, travel times, service levels and facilities on offer. Here are some important things to do when you carry out a site inspection:Read More

Three Ways to Engage Your Members

Three Ways to Engage Your Members

Business August 28, 2018 at 3:02 am Comments are Disabled

Having good engagement from customers online is increasingly important, whether you’re looking at visits to your website, how many people open your emails or how many comments you get on a social media post. For membership organizations, it’s even more important. Image Credit Engagement is about more than having aRead More

How blockchain will impact clinical trials

How blockchain will impact clinical trials

Tech June 28, 2018 at 6:41 am Comments are Disabled

Blockchain, which came about as the result of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, is fast becoming the go-to solution for numerous industries that require large amounts of data to be stored securely. Image Credit Understanding how blockchain technology works is quite simple; essentially, all you need to know is that itRead More

How Tanks Are Made Safe and Removed

How Tanks Are Made Safe and Removed

General June 22, 2018 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

If you have a tank in your property that you no longer need, or you have purchased a piece of land with a tank in situ, you need to ensure that it is made safe. Image Credit You have the option of making the tank safe where it is orRead More

Beeps and Bangs. The Joy Of Tank Games.

Beeps and Bangs. The Joy Of Tank Games.

Sports June 1, 2018 at 5:47 am Comments are Disabled

As a child growing up in the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties one of the most exciting things you could do on a wet Sunday afternoon was wage total tank war on you Dad, Grandad or mates with a cartridge game that you plugged in the back if the telly.Read More

What Are The Most Beautiful Cars Ever Made?

What Are The Most Beautiful Cars Ever Made?

Autos June 1, 2018 at 5:35 am Comments are Disabled

How do you judge the beauty of a car? Look to Autocar to see what their writers have listed in their “100 Most Beautiful Cars” list. Last compiled in 2002, their 2018 list is updated with some modern additions. 1. Jaguar E-Type, 1961 Series 1 Coupe (2002 position: Number 1)Read More