5 Great Gifts this Giving Tuesday

It’s Giving Tuesday!! Maybe it’s more an American thing, but it should be celebrated world-wide. If we all share a little more on Giving Tuesday, then maybe we can make a difference  and soon it could be a world celebrated day. Here are 5 great causes to check out this Giving Tuesday that are trying do … Read more

Bewley's Cafe, Grafton Street, Supporting ALONE

Bewley's cafe supporting ALONE

ALONE, a charity helping older people, have joined forces with Bewley’s cafe on Grafton Street this Christmas, who are hosting an exhibition of sculpture by Paddy Campbell in this historic site. Bewley’s Cafe was opened in 1927 by Ernest Bewley, its architecture is inspired by the great cafes of Paris and Vienna along with some obvious … Read more

Jim Rohn, the man every entrepreneur should know

Everybody needs mentors. No matter how much you try to do on your own, you can always use a bit of help from someone “in the know”- meet Jim Rohn! There are few things I regret in life- but for some reason I regret not being around to meet certain people who have affected on my … Read more

5 Record Keeping Tips for your Business

I want to help you stay as organised as possible with your business so let’s talk about the side of business that most people don’t particularly like doing, or even talking about- paperwork or  record keeping. No matter how big or small your business, there are minimum requirements for everyone when it comes to the records … Read more

MOOC's can help to improve your career

Expand your learning with MOOC's

In this tough economic environment we are all suffering through smaller pay packets along with, often, little room for growth or promotion. Many of us now use the power of Massive Open Online Courses or MOOC’s to improve our resume, stand out to prospective employers, or increase our prospects for promotion. MOOC’s have been gaining … Read more

7 Things you should know about CAN-SPAM and your business

These days we all use technology to advance our businesses, and if email is something you use then you should know about the CAN-SPAM Act regardless of whether your business is online or offline. “The CAN-SPAM Act, a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have … Read more

Thinking about others this holiday season

Halloween is over, and the Christmas decorations are going up all over the place already. We’re about to enter another holiday season, season of good will towards all, and most of us are thinking about not only our own needs and wants but also of those who may be less fortunate than us. It’s a … Read more

Geek Gurl Diaries and Carrie Ann Philbin

Carrie Anne Philbin is helping to inspire a new generation of geeks, more importantly girl geeks, with her own unique tutoring style on The Geek Gurl Diaries!! And she’s not just showing us how to program, she’s showing us about practical and girly things we can do with technology too! This is great news for heaps … Read more

Hour of Code week 9 – 15 December 2013

  It’s great to see Code.org following up on the success of their recent video “What most schools don’t teach” with a collaboration with the Computer Science Education Week and coming up with the “Hour of Code”. Encouraging schools involvement on a world-wide scale, Code.org are making great strides in ensuring that the first and most vital … Read more