It’s all about the deal – shoppers search for discounts before buying

Research carried out by bigDL, the digital marketing tool for retailers and consumer deals app, reveals, that 80 per cent of adults search for discounts and codes or vouchers before making a purchase. And, half of those aged between 25-34 years old would postpone or not make a purchase at all if they haven’t got a

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Start-up mistakes: The errors to learn from when launching a business

When it comes to starting a new business, it can be hard to be mindful of the many pitfalls and challenges when there are so many new and exciting things that need doing. But underestimating the impact of seemingly small decisions can come back to haunt you in the long run. Start-up mistakes can hit

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Employee perks: The PR power of benefits for a small business

No small business could compete with employee perks like Goldman Sachs’ cover for gender reassignment surgery or free housing for interns, as offered by Facebook. But there are plenty of smaller businesses owning it in the creativity stakes, offering benefits which really get people talking. Employee perks for PR gain are a marvellous tool for small businesses

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The ugly truth behind those ‘healthy’ office snacks

Did you plan to ‘prep’ lunch last night…but something more important cropped up? Me too. We all know that prepping our lunch and snacks the night before is more ‘cost-effective’, and allows us to make ‘healthier’ decisions…yet many of us still find ourselves nipping to the nearest café’s/ shops to get our drinks and snacks

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Guide to finding your first office space

If you’re ready to cross the threshold of your first serviced office, the most important question of all is ‘how do I find the perfect office space for my business?’ Experts from LondonOffices.com have been helping small businesses find office spaces for over 15 years, and they know exactly what you need to consider when

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Is your business and your business telecoms ready for MIFID II?

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MIFID II) is the EU legislation that regulates firms who provide services to clients linked to ‘financial instruments’. MiFID II was applied in the UK from November 2007, but is now being revised to improve the functioning of financial markets in light of the financial crisis and to strengthen

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Save The Web; most of Brits now associate ads with fake news

A new study of over 2,500 consumers released today be the leader in integrated marketing solutions, Rakuten Marketing, finds British consumers are far more likely to associate ads with fake news than their European or American counterparts. As David Remnick, editor of the New Yorker, took to the stage at Cannes Lions to discuss how

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