6 ways to connect with your retail customers through custom packaging

If the word “packaging” automatically makes you think of a plain, brown shipping box, you are seriously missing out on the opportunity to boost your customer experience. In a world where you get extra brownie points if every aspect in your life is highly “Instagrammable,” having visually pleasing, customer-centric packaging …

Red Dead Redemption 2 blooper reel — Stuck wagons, tripped horses, etc.

When you finish the 105 missions in the single-player campaign for Red Dead Redemption 2, you’re bound to make some embarrassing mistakes. I’ve finished it, and I am not to proud to say I had many bloopers along the way. It made me wish that I could rewind time just …

House of GAB: Gabrielle’s Journey to a Sustainable Fashion House in LA

While being an entrepreneur is no child’s play, it is one of the most difficult yet the most fulfilling job in the world. Granted, your start-up kick-starts well, you not only draw worldwide attention but also make millions of dollars instantaneously. But what we all forget to acknowledge is the years …

The rise of the digital workplace is transforming the physical office

A recent survey by Gartner predicts that one in five workers will have an AI bot as their co-worker by 2022. It’s almost impossible to talk about the future of the workplace without mention of AI or robotics, and is therefore hardly surprising that there is a feeling of apprehension …

Employers must take better action to avoid sick building syndrome

Sick building syndrome is a collective term to describe when occupants of a specific building suffer from a related illness. Problems can either be localised to a specific room or more widespread throughout a building. The symptoms can manifest as headaches, blocked or runny noses, skin irritations, sore eyes or …

Employers urged to err on the side of caution when the staff commute counts as work

A call for employers to pay staff for the time they spend emailing while commuting has opened up the debate on what constitutes working time for employees. Researchers from the University of the West of England who found that commuters used free Wi-Fi provision on their journey to and from …

Working on the Road – What Van Life Is Really Like

The #vanlife topic has taken social media by storm in recent years, showing sexy young people in gorgeous locations, hanging out in the tiny vans they call home. Many are self-employed or run small businesses from their chic and compact living quarters – but what’s the vanlife reality like? How …

Defining the Customer Funnel: Awareness

AWARENESS   Defining the Customer Funnel: Awareness Raven Brajdic, Content Writer @ Article-Writing.co When a potential customer first comes across your brand, they are unknowingly entering the first stage of the content marketing funnel: Awareness. At this stage, your content should be guided by the notion that your customer knows …

7 Tools for Building Pages & Websites Worth Taking a Look At

Website builders have been around for years. But the latest generation takes advantage of many useful features and capabilities that were not available in the past. There is a beauty in this new generation of website and page builders. They can help individuals, teams, and businesses. They can help to …

Local Sync: easily deploy your website from your computer to the server

The cool thing about building websites on your computer is that it’s fast, and you keep working even when you don’t have an internet connection. Getting that website is another matter; with all the FTP uploads and database imports, you waste hours. Or, should I say, you used to waste …

American Cheese Sales Are Melting Away. Here’s Why

American cheese will never die. It has too many preservatives. But it’s melting away. One by one, America’s food outlets are abandoning the century-old American staple. In many cases, they’re replacing it with fancier cheeses. Wendy’s is offering asiago. A&W’s Canada locations switched to real cheddar. McDonald’s is selling the …