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Is shaving your lab a good idea?

The Labrador Retriever is the most popular companion canine in America. According to the American Kennel Club (AKC), Labs have held the number one spot since 1991.

Are women equally represented in the engineering sector?

Are we doing enough to encourage young women to get into engineering? Currently, it seems that much more could be done. The number of women entering into roles in the STEM industry is much lower than that of men.

6 Tips on How to Find the Right Attorney for You

Finding the right attorney for your lawsuit is the most important part of going to court. There are tons of attorneys out there, but there are only a handful that are right for you and your case.

How have weddings changed over time?

Your wedding day is widely considered to be the best and most important day of your life. That’s a lot of pressure, right? Not only do you have your own extravagant expectations to wrestle with, but also those of your friends, family and the cultural demands of the time.

The top Christmassy crafts the whole family can get involved in

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year and there is plenty of things going on to keep us busy. Whether it’s from the comfort of your own home or if you prefer to get the children’s raincoats out and go outdoors, let’s take a look at some of the best Christmas crafts and activities at the moment!

Cost between northern vs southern universities?

Newcastle has a population of around 300,000 people, with a lot of the population made up of students due to having two huge universities.

Independent Professionals: Top reasons why people choose freelance

The world is changing with the digitization of (literally) everything — including jobs. Come to think of it, soon freelancers will overtake regular workers, and that’s just based on statistics.

4 reasons to study a postgraduate course

When studying an undergraduate degree, most of us try to avoid thinking the inevitable — what on earth do I do next? It’s unlikely that in the last three years or so you’ve paused the partying to think about the next stage of your life seriously.

Money matters: Why young people need better financial education

A recent survey by The Independent found that three quarters of British people are affected by mental health issues as a result of financial worries.

Overcoming the myths of clearing

As of 20th September 2018, the academic intake year saw a total of 60,100 hopeful students accepted through the UCAS clearing process.

Starting and growing an insurance brokerage: challenges and rewards for women

Inequality between women and men is a hot topic right now (think the BBC gender pay-gap row), and rightly so. Across most industries, women face barriers that prevent them from being in senior positions, receiving the same pay as their male counterparts and starting their own businesses.

How Millennial pastimes differ from Baby Boomers

Whether it’s attitudes in the workplace, lifestyle choices or their favourite food and drinks, we’re constantly being told about the differences between Millennials and Baby Boomers. So much so that it seems like the two generations are worlds apart.

Jobs to consider after retirement

Census data was released in 2017, that revealed that there are more elderly people living across Canada today.

First impressions: what people notice when they enter your workplace

First impressions: what people notice when they enter your workplace

Many people roll out their own version of the red carpet when guests visit their home, but it’s a little trickier to do so when it’s the workplace.

How is a business treated in divorce?

How is a business treated in divorce?

Businesses can be a tricky and complicated area when it comes to getting a divorce. Regularly, I am approached by my clients who ask how they can “get their hands on” their spouse’s business assets.