New Year- time for some resolutions for your business too

Happy New Year!

A New Year is here and there is, quite possibly, no better time to say goodbye to the old and set some new resolutions for you and your business. The world is talking about their new year’s resolutions. Family, friends and neighbors all enquire about the changes we are making in our lives. Everywhere we … Read more

Net Neutrality will affect us all

net neutrality could lock down the free speech we enjoy

I’m worried about the future of the internet. I’m worried that decisions taken by the US Court of Appeals and the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) will have far-reaching, and world-wide repercussions. I’m worried that if we don’t take a stance in support of net neutrality now, we’ll lose any chance of using our voices in … Read more

Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography- Inspirational and Educational

Many of us have heard of Benjamin Franklin, most know him one of the founding fathers of the United States of America, and one of the original signatories of the Declaration of Independence. Benjamin Franklin is much more than a political figure, the only one who happens to have signed all four of the most … Read more

Business Lessons from a 14 Year Old

A 14-year-old student has come up with a clever way that every business can save money and help the environment at the same time. And regardless of whether your business is online or offline, you should consider implementing his idea! Suvir Mirchandani has become an overnight sensation since he appeared on CNN detailing how he … Read more

Why all the permissions?

It’s been about 9 months since Edward Snowden’s release of the scale of PRISM intrusions shocked many people throughout the world. Ordinary citizens along with governments were left reeling at just how they could be targeted by a foreign government accessing “private” information about them. The storm has not slowed, abated or even dropped from … Read more

Monday Morning Motivation, well more like Monday Afternoon Motivation

Monday morning is a great time to make subtle changes in your routine that could affect real change for you in the long-term, especially if you’ve lacked in the motivation department lately. The start of each new week should be treated like the fresh start we make of each new year. Have you been putting … Read more

Learn by Giving Foundation Announce Next Course Offering of Giving With Purpose

The Learn by Giving Foundation has announced the next offering of Giving with Purpose, their highly popular M.O.O.C. (Massive Open Online Course) in philanthropy, will begin on April 2 2014. If you’ve not signed up yet, I would wholeheartedly recommend you carpe diem and register today. Giving with Purpose is a unique online course which teaches … Read more

Last chance to get extra tax relief for 2013 – donate to charity

Last year on New Year’s eve, I got an email from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. The email was titled pretty much the same as this post, and it is a reason I am writing this post too. These are the last few days that you can donate to charity and get some extra … 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