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Best stretches to do if you sit all day at work

Most health experts argue that sitting for more than 3-4 hours a day is detrimental to your health. It can lead to an increase in heart disease, arthritis, and obesity, and it can speed up ageing, and cause muscular tightness and postural issues.  Unfortunately, sitting is something most of us can’t get away from in our everyday work life. The good news is that there are some simple daily habits and stretches that can help your body...

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Copyright in 2021 – What’s in store?

2021 has been a busy year already for copyright legislators and regulators around the world: In France, Google reached agreement with a group of publishers represented by the Alliance de a Presse d’Information Generale that establishes a framework and set of criteria for Google to negotiate how it will remunerate each of these publishers. The individual agreements will cover neighbouring rights, which were established by Article 15...

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The ongoing effect and potentially lasting legacy of the pandemic on employment in the UK

A new year and in the midst of yet another lockdown, how will employers and employees fair with continued disruption to business and working life? Employment law associate at Clarkslegal LLP Russell Dann discusses the route out of lockdown, furlough, working from home and the legacy the pandemic will likely have on employment law. Most businesses, like most people, are complying with the guidance while trying to stay afloat and retain...

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Revealed: COVID-19’s REAL impact on mental health in the workplace

As the COVID-19 crisis hit in March 2020 many initially commented that it didn’t discriminate. Not in recent years has the nation collectively experienced the challenges to mental wellbeing brought about by the current pandemic. Brendan Street, Professional Head of Emotional Wellbeing at Nuffield Health, shares insights on how COVID-19 has impacted the UK workforce. As the crisis escalated, it became increasingly clear that its...

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Should I invest in commercial property in 2021?

With many property investors looking elsewhere as residential buy-to-let becomes less attractive, Gary Hemming of ABC Finance takes a closer look at the merits of commercial property investment. Get a breakdown on whether it’s a good investment, what you should be looking for in a potential investment and how to fund these properties. Why are investors turning their backs on residential buy-to-let? There are a number of reasons why...