Scotland’s Thriving Industries

If you live or work in Scotland you will know that our country has a long tradition of innovation, commercialisation and entrepreneurial dynamism. There are key sectors where we thrive, as Scottish is a world leader in a number of industries. Below you will find a list of just some of the sectors that are thriving in Scotland in 2017. (more…)

The Impact of Brexit on Public Spending

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The discussion around Brexit keeps going on and on, check out impactbrexit.com for all the discussions. However, one of the main talking points is the impact of Brexit on public spending. With austerity being a key part of government policy since the financial crisis of 2007, public spending has been hit hard. There have been some sort of cuts to services every time a new budget comes out. One of the helping hands that local authorities and the public sector in the United Kingdom have received is through the European Union. While Nigel Farage, Boris Johnson and the rest of the “Leave” campaign focused on the money we gave to the EU, they didn’t consider what they got back. This article will look at how the European Union has helped public spending in Britain and how leaving will impact these services.

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Making The Move From Bricks & Mortar To Online

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In the 21st century, we are seeing more and more pure play retailers come into the picture. Many of these purely online retailers are stealing the show and dominating their respective markets. You don’t need to think for too long in order to come up with a few examples in your head; think ASOS, Amazon and any comparison site. If you have been a bricks and mortar faithful and kept your business afloat then you are on to a winner, mounting real estate costs and competition have seen many high street retailers face closures.

This is nothing to be disheartened in, even some of the UKs biggest retailers were hit hard by the recession and above factors. With modern technology and CMS (content management systems) which facilitate eCommerce, there has never been a better time to make the move online. Here we take a look at what is to be gained from making the move from bricks & mortar to online.

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Defining Digital Marketing Trends of 2017

Digital Marketing trends are what’s in and what’s out for the business world. Like fashion trends, it’s continuously changing to discover new, innovative ways to reach its target audience. Whether that be through new social media platforms, new data tracking and algorithm methods or exciting content marketing, new trends are the way up.

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Factors to consider when choosing a Tarmac Company

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Tarmacking is a very delicate matter and no matter how small your project is, getting skilled and qualified personnel to do the job is a must. Tarmacking is always a costly project, and it is therefore critical to ensure that you invest in the right workforce and professionals. This means that you should consider a lot of factors before getting involved with any Tarmac company to avoid getting cheated on or played. In this article, we bring to you some of these factors that you should consider. We hope that you will find this helpful in your next tarmacking adventure!

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Stay Focused During The Working Week

It is hard to stay focused during the week when you are racing to the weekend. The most important thing you can do is stay motivated. Whatever helps you to do this, try to keep a routine and stick to it. We have gathered a list of tips below on how you can improve your working week for the better.

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Top Tips For Office Fit Outs in Scotland

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New year new office? 2018 is fast approaching, does your workplace require an office fit out? ‘Fit out’ is a term used by office refurbishment professionals to describe the process of making interior more suitable for purpose.

ACI Contracts is one Scotland’s leading specialists in office fit-outs, office and commercial refurbishment, office partitions, suspended ceilings and office dilapidations. ACI Contracts have worked on all types of office spaces, which makes them experts when it comes to creating new office interiors throughout Glasgow, Edinburgh and the surrounding areas in Scotland.

There is a lot to take on when refurbishing an office and that is why you should always work with an office fit out team If you are thinking about office refurbishment, ACI Contracts have helped us pull together the benefits of office refurbishment. (more…)

Finding a Reputable Rolex Service in the UK

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If you are one of the lucky few to own a Rolex in the UK, then you will be aware of how precious an investment they are. Your timepiece need the best Rolex service in the UK and this isn’t necessarily the easiest thing to come across and when you find a good Rolex service in the UK you should keep it as a closely kept secret, to avoid them becoming widely popular and experiencing a hike in prices.

There are two options when it comes to a Rolex service in the UK – in store and online. There are advantages to each which should be considered when looking for a Rolex service in the UK.

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