London office demand bolstered by tech media, financial and serviced sectors

Serviced offices dominated office take-up in London’s West End in August, mainly due to three big transactions resulting in a 44 percent market share, but the Tech and media sector continues to be the main driver for space. According to figures from Savills just shy of a third (31 percent) …

How to Listen to Beyoncé and Jay Z’s New Album If You Don’t Have Tidal

Beyoncé and Jay-Z gave the world something to cheer about when they dropped a surprise, but long-rumored joint album on Saturday. Everything Is Love, which was recorded under the name The Carters, was released exclusively for sale or stream to members of the Tidal music streaming service that Jay-Z partially …

Initiative launched to support workplace health and wellbeing

Not-for-profit, wellbeing provider Westfield Health has launched an online initiative to support workplace health and wellbeing which will educate employers across the UK on how they can make a positive difference within their organisation. With over half (54 percent) of businesses reporting that they don’t have any measures in place …

3 ways to insert JavaScript into WordPress pages or posts

Editor’s note: This JavaScript post was originally published on September 14, 2015 and updated on September 16, 2018. The WordPress editor both autoformats your text and restricts the types of tags that are inserted into your content. While some users who are attempting to insert scripts find this frustrating, it’s …

5 awesome podcasts for entrepreneurs who want to start, grow or improve their ventures

Forget the so-called golden age of television. This is the golden age of podcasts. According to Edison Research, some 73 million Americans tune into a podcast each month, signaling that this is no longer some niche form of audio-blogging. This is closer to the second coming of radio. But podcasts for …

I’m very sorry, but you’re going to have to learn to love the blockchain

I apologize. I get it. You hear “blockchain” and you immediately think “shady get-rich-quick schemes” or “bubble of magical fake Internet money” or “libertarian enfants terribles,” and when a true believer tries to explain to you why you should care, why it will change the world beyond just minting a …

Fear of Franchisor Silences Tim Hortons US Franchisees

Fear of Franchisor Silences Tim Hortons US Franchisees Tim Hortons’ U.S. franchisee association, the Great White North Franchisee Association USA (GWNFA USA), has stated that they have no comment on the recent revisions to their lawsuit for fear of retaliation from their Canadian-based franchisor. And no wonder! American franchisees are …

Work is creating mental health issues for two in five employees

Although two in five (39 percent) UK workers experienced symptoms of poor mental health related to work in the last year, according to a report released by Business in the Community (BITC), in partnership with Mercer Marsh Benefits and BITC’s Wellbeing Leadership Team. The report also claims that most employers …

Qualcomm doubles down on claims that Apple stole chip secrets for Intel

If you happen to crack open that fancy little iPhone XS casing on your new phone, you’ll notice that there’s a dwindling amount of Qualcomm chips in there and that they’re increasingly being replaced by Intel hardware. The swap is representative of the cooling state of affairs between the two …