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8 interesting ways to liven up your home office


When you work from home and spend your day in your home office it is worth investing some time and energy creating a productive workspace. The famous saying “Work is what you do, not where you go” is an inspiration for most home workers, and for individuals who aspire to work from home. If work-from-home has offered you an opportunity to maintain a great...

Seniors get social-media savvy


This is the age of information and a growing number of seniors are demonstrating a positive view towards the use of online platforms. A large population of internet users these days are adults over the age of 50. According to a recent survey, it was found that 65% of adults between the ages of 50-64 use social networking sites while 49% are adults over the age...

Why Partnering with Arise is Good for Your Business

Arise Work from Home

Why does a new home-based business start every 12 seconds? There is no better way to find out than to start one yourself. Partnering with Arise has many benefits as a route to starting your own home-based business. Some of the more salient ones include: 1. The freedom to work according to your own time schedule 2. The liberty to choose the clients that you would...

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Bible Of Urban Cool Backs A Rise In Work At Home


Today’s article on the growth of London’s live/work spaces in that bible of urban cool Time Out marked yet more recognition of the continued adoption of work-at-home as both a lifestyle and economic choice for many people in the UK. Figures released from the Office for National Statistics recently showed that over four million people in the UK now regularly...

Another Season Is Upon Us

Keir Greenwood

Autumn has arrived and, at least in the North West, it is delivering some amazing weather that was sadly lacking through the summer months!  My home office is in the basement of my house and so I really value the one window I have, which perfectly frames a broad and no doubt ancient horse chestnut tree.  Throughout this year, I have watched it grow from a bare...