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Spend time chasing your business dreams and not a parking spot!

Spend time chasing your business dreams and not a parking spot!

  By Anthony Charles Driven to distraction – Brits spend four years of their life driving to work, and a further 110+ days trying to park. • The average Brit loses 34 hours every year owing to traffic problems • Road delays exceed public transport delays by 20% • 37% of commuters abused for parking more »

5 Things you can do to save money this Christmas

5 Things you can do to save money this Christmas

  By Mellisa Hutchins It is that time of year again. Christmas is just around the corner. And like most years I can recall, it has pounced on us like a cheetah after a gazelle. We, the unsuspecting gazelle, are both unprepared and unaware of what is about to strike. The cheetah, or in our more »

Dressing for success: must-haves for men and women

Dressing for success: must-haves for men and women

  By Paola De Pascali Choosing the right outfit for your business can be tough, but dressing for success is the real challenge. Many employees who decide to take the next big step and become entrepreneurs have to think about not just money, taxes and paperwork, but their appearance, as well.  Why? Because looking smart, more »

Pursuit of excellence key to Gusbourne wines success

Pursuit of excellence key to Gusbourne wines success

  By Maciej Lesiewicz When South African consultant orthopaedic surgeon Andrew Weeber purchased the Gusbourne Estate in Appledore Kent in 2003, with the vision to make of it one of the world’s leading producers of wine, he probably didn’t expect that he would achieve his  dream so quickly. The awards received in 2013 as ‘English more »

Creating a home office on a budget

Creating a home office on a budget

Choices Magazine Co Founder Lisa Charles knows a thing or two about working from home; here she shares her top 8 tips on setting up a home office on a budget. According to the office of national statistics, of the staggering 4.2 million people who work from home (the highest rate since comparable records began more »

The Value of Flexibility

The Value of Flexibility

Choices Magazine reporter Paola De Pascali speaks with Italian entrepreneur about the benefits of working from home and gets some tips for budding home workers everywhere… Flexibility and autonomy represent the main benefits for entrepreneurs who choose to work from home. It might seem a solitary solution, but many entrepreneurs enjoy working without boundaries, resulting more »

Yearning to be the conductor of your very own business?

Yearning to be the conductor of your very own business?

Restructure, redundancy and a leap of faith…by Peter Newton Restructure It’s amazing how the golden handcuffs of a salary and benefits can restrain the urge to go do it for yourself and it did for 16 years.  Change usually occurs as a result of necessity or urgency rather than just one’s own free will.  Having more »

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