How the media oversold standing desks as a fix for inactivity at work

Sitting is so culturally ingrained at work, at the wheel, in front of the TV and at the movies, it takes a great effort to imagine doing these things standing up, let alone pedalling as you work at a bike desk. So, when the world’s first specific guidelines on sitting and moving …

Half of CIOs say Artificial Intelligence will lead to more jobs and improve productivity

    Fears that Artificial Intelligence will destroy the job market are not shared by more than half (51 percent) of UK CIOs who see AI as a job creator. This is more than three times the number who say that it will diminish workers’ job prospects (16 percent). For the survey …

Over half of men want to be more involved in childcare, major new report claims

More than half of men who have children or other caring responsibilities want to be more involved in childcare, a new study commissioned by Business in the Community, in partnership with Santander UK, has found. The Equal Lives research asked 10,225 UK parents for their views on work and care, and …

Buying a Used Car for Business: Tips for a Successful Purchase

A used car can be an affordable way to gain transportation for your business. There are many dealers that have a used car lot and individuals willing to part with their vehicles. Used car shopping requires a little more investigation than new car shopping, however. It is important to implement …

I’ve Had Six Jobs in the Last Seven Years. Here Are the Signs It’s Time to Quit Your Job

I’ve had six jobs in the last seven years — all of which led me to where I am now: Running my own business. Of those six jobs, I chose to leave five, and I’m not alone in my decision to move on relatively frequently. In fact, in a 2017 …

Selling on Facebook: What is Facebook Marketplace and how to use it

In 2016, Facebook launched Marketplace — the social media giant’s version of a virtual classifieds feature. Facebook is known for its innovation and for using user data to make improvements to their platform, and the way they have approached selling on Facebook Marketplace is no different. In its infancy, Facebook …