Digital Skills Workshops

On Tuesday 30th August a series of workshops begin at the Hub in Barnard Castle.  These sessions, aimed at adults who wish to improve their IT skills will run from 1pm to 3pm for 5 weeks ending on Tuesday 27th September. If you are interested or know anyone who you…

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Marginal Gains and You

Summer 2016 will be remembered for the thrilling cycling wins Team GB have enjoyed.  The fantastic success is the result of many years of detailed planning and incredibly hard work by all involved. We can take some of the concepts originally applied by Sir Dave Brailsford when he became performance…

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A Funny Thing Happened…

…on the way to the toothpaste! As I began my morning routine, I found, with a sense of outrage that in my hand was an interloper of the toothpaste variety! Most certainly not my usual and preferred brand of toothpaste! What on earth?!  My senses were upset, disturbed and I…

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Why Your Business Needs to be Online

Who keeps a copy of their yellow pages or similar directory hidden away in a cupboard somewhere?  In the 1980’s when I was first in business advertising in the yellow pages provided a good return on your investment as yellow pages was the “go to” tool for customers. For a…

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