Extra Planning for Outdoor Events

When you’re planning an outdoor event, there are some very different considerations you need to make. Here are some of the additional factors you must bear in mind when it comes to outdoor events, that you might not consider for a planning an indoor event. Choosing the right venue The most important thing is that…

Five tips to jump rope correctly

Jumping rope is a very complete exercise that we can do practically anywhere and that, in addition, gives us many benefits that we can apply to our usual sports practice. It can be a great complement for contact sports (improves coordination and agility), for strength training (introduces a cardiovascular component that you do not count on if you only train in…

How to try the new Google Maps, notices to get off the bus, share lists from the web and the new light version

Google Maps is premiering several news in the last days of December. Some of them, like the new public transport notices that offer notifications so you know when you have to get off the bus or train, are already available in the latest beta for Android. Others, like the possibility of sharing custom lists of places from the web, are available for Local…

There’s so much more to a smile.

It has been scientifically and psychologically understood for many years that the way you smile, and the quality of that smile is beneficial to you in dealing with life’s ups and downs. A confident and winning smile can give you the edge in many social and employment situations. A lot of our attention as human…

Why business marketers need to invest in training

A recent report from Econsultancy highlighted the fact that over 55% of marketers have not completed any sort of marketing qualification, or training programme. This is a huge percentage and is especially concerning when you think about all the noise that’s made about professional development within the workplace. Image Credit To give you a little…

What Is Vacuum Forming?

If you’re new to this technique, here’s a briefing on how it works. Let’s go back a bit first. In the early days, plastic items were made by draping a heated and softened sheet of plastic over a mould and sucking out the air. The plastic responded by wrapping itself tightly on to the shape…

How to know if a web page is blocked in China

The so-called ‘Great Firewall of China’ prevents the citizens of the country from connecting to a large number of pages and applications, forcing them to use local alternatives or live next to a VPN network. In fact, for the third year in a row, Freedom House has considered it the country that most violates the freedom of the Internet. That…