Is the UK Becoming More Charitable?

Searches for local volunteering opportunities have increased 124% in one year — is the UK becoming more charitable? Volunteering is nothing of a new concept, for years people have been giving up their spare time to help other people and causes in need. But, over the past year, we’ve noticed a significant rise in people searching for local volunteering opportunities — could we becoming more inclined to work for free? A rising trend According to NCVO’s January 2019 survey of over 10,000 respondents, almost four in 10 Britons currently volunteer, and seven in 10 say that they’ve volunteered at some point in their life.…

Ways Pubs, Bars, and Restaurants are Changing to Stay Trendy

It’s been a difficult time for the ‘going out’ industry of late. The fact is, many people are choosing to stay in these days, whether it’s for family or financial reasons, or simply because we are more time-starved than ever before. It’s a problem that has impacted pubs in particular, with 12,450 pubs closing in the UK between the year 2000 and 2017. One of the main reasons cited is cheap supermarket booze. With drink and food available cheaper in the shops to take home, having friends around seems like the easier and cheaper option.…

ClicksDealer Review: Can You Profit from Ads Flipping?

If you want to make extra income online, it can be challenging, especially if you don’t know where to look. The good news is that there’s another way to make money online. It’s called Clicksdealer.com. In this Clicksdealer review, we’ll talk about what the platform is, how it works and try to answer the real question – is it worth it? What is Clicksdealer.com? Clicksdealer.com is an online ads-flipping platform which provides both experienced and newbie online marketers the opportunity to make money by buying and selling advertising placements.…

Richard Liu Qiangdong Gives Candid Interview About JD.com

JD.com is the fourth largest company in China. The company was established in 2004 by Richard Liu as an e-commerce business, although it was previously dealing with physical stores sales. For the past 15 years, Liu has stayed focused on growing this company, and as a result, it has recorded significant achievements. Currently, the company is worth over $60 billion and employs over 67,000 workers. It offers local and global delivery services to its customers. In China, the company has a fast delivery process since it only takes 6-20 hours.…

Training in The UK’s Renewables Sector

The renewables sector is a growing industry around the globe. This means that there’s a need for new employees to help support and drive further success. In 2017, renewable power generation increased from 2.45% to 29.4% compared to the year before. This is an indication of our growing reliance on renewable sources and technology, and the people who work with them. But what are the routes you can go down to carve a successful career in the renewables sector? Within this article, we’ll explore the renewables sector in the UK and the training courses involved with entering the industry.…

Are Coffee Breaks Really That Important?

Over time, the humble cup of coffee has firmly established itself as a key part of modern culture — whether you’re brewing one at home or picking one up on the go, it’s common for many of us to be holding a hot beverage more often than not. Despite the UK being widely known as a tea-loving nation, consumption of it has actually fallen by 19% since 2010, possibly due in part to a hike in coffee intake. Based on figures compiled by the British Coffee Association, at present, the British drink around 95 million cups of coffee daily; a growth of 25 million over the last ten years.…

Will Jobs in Cleaning and Hospitality Surge After Brexit?

Brexit is causing concern for many, if not all sectors across the nation. From worries about trade restrictions to uncertainty about sourcing raw materials needed for business, every sector is watching and waiting to see what will happen. But for one sector, the concern isn’t with their supply of materials required to carry out their jobs, such as disposable cutlery and kitchen equipment. For the hospitality sector, the major concern surrounds how their workforce will be impacted. One of the key factors during the EU Referendum was the view of migrant workers.…

Retail Dilemma: Accessibility of The UK’s Shopping Centre

The UK population had peaked to 65.6 million in 2016. And, it was reported that 18% of the population were aged 65 and over. With an ageing population that’s constantly on the rise, are the public shopping centres accommodating for the elderly and their needs, and are they making themselves accessible for those with disabilities? Surprisingly, many retail stores are inaccessible to many despite Britain’s disabled population having a spending power of £80bn. Some companies are potentially losing out on their share of the weekly £420m in sales by not having wheelchair ramps and access to all floors.…

How Businesses and People Stepped Up During California’s Wildfires

Residents across California have suffered as a result of a huge number of wildfires over the past couple of years. In 2017, close to 9,000 wildfires were reported throughout the state — burning 1.2 million acres of land, which is an area the same size as the state of Delaware, and causing the deaths of at least 46 individuals as well as destroying over 10,800 properties. This year, there have already been over 6,000 more wildfires reported in California. According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and the National Interagency Fire Center, these wildfires have burned more than 1.4 million acres of land and resulted in damages worth in excess of $2.56 billion.…

The UK’s Population will Reach 70 Million by 2026: How will The Economy be Affected? (Infographic)

Its anticipated that the UK’s population will reach over 70 million people by the time we reach 2026. Will the UK’s growing population result in the government having to make revisions when it comes to the amount that they need to invest into the nation’s economy? UK online investment company and personal pension account specialist, True Potential Investor, investigates in the infographic below. Check out the graphic and you’ll discover the UK’s GDP, Great Britain’s Historic CPI inflation rate, the UK real households’ disposable income per head and much more when various generations were turning 16 years old and adjusting from education to work life.…