COVID-19 caused businesses of all sizes in every sector to almost instantly take a massive hit that disrupted their income and destroyed their custom. When the worldwide lockdown started closing down small businesses, owners had to act fast and think outside the box if they wanted to make money. Restaurants started offering takeaway, gyms created online workouts, and employees everywhere started working from home. The going was certainly very tough for many of us. But small businesses eve..
Whether you’re a seasoned investor or exploring investment opportunities for the first time, you probably don't need us to tell you about the importance of managing risk through diversification of your portfolio. When it comes to diversification, there are several ways you can go about it. Rather than looking at diversification through a lens of different investment types, here we're going to explore hybrid funds specifically. Why are they an ideal vehicle if you're looking to diversify..
The technology industry has enjoyed a period of growth recently, with applications in nearly every aspect of life. And when it comes to property management and the real estate market, technology has proven to enhance and simplify the entire process for tenants and landlords alike. What is PropTech? This term refers to property technology or the digital transformation of the property and housing industry. By using new technologies and products to improve the industry, PropTech is a growing ..
If you have an event coming up, you know planning is an important aspect of it. One thing we don't always think about is the social component. Sure, you think about the chance to catch up with friends, an excellent opportunity to mingle and socialise. But, you don't think about how you can ensure all your guests are mingling and getting to know each other. You don't want individual groups huddled with only the people they know. This is an opportunity for everyone to mingle, to g..
Plumbing: we're talking about pipes, drains, showers and toilets, right? It's not exactly brain surgery, but you still need to find the very best plumbers Brisbane wide. Locating the Best Plumbers Brisbane can offer Not just for your steaming hot shower and for doing the dishes, efficient plumbing is actually much more important for you, your family, and the Brisbane community. How's that? If your plumbing is efficient, your bills will be significantly smaller, and you'll be contributin..
Have you ever talked to someone who has just visited South Australia about Adelaide's drinking water quality? "Ew" may just be the answer you receive. Sure, the colour can sometimes be a little off, and the taste may not exactly be five-star, but it's an awful lot better than it was a few decades ago. That's because the way it is treated has improved so much, removing the muck from the polluted Murray River and also getting rid of the worst of the contaminants including chloride and algae..
Is snoring getting you - or your partner - down? While pretty much everyone snores now and then, some people snore so seriously that it makes them tired, irritable and can even add to your existing health issues - not to mention drive the occupant of the other side of the bed absolutely mad! But what's the solution on how to stop snoring? The way you sleep? Your nasal passages? Giving up alcohol? One of those nifty mouth guards for snoring you've heard about? First, let's try to understan..
Nasty, smelly, and disgusting. This is probably how you’d describe your kitchen and bathroom drains right now. But blocked drains happen all the time, and if you don’t fix it soon you might come home to a foul odour sucking the fresh air out of your house. The culprit? A colony of stench-smelling bacteria that have built up in the pipework over a long period of time. This is why keeping your drains clean and well-maintained is very important, otherwise smelly drains become a nuisan..
Did you know Ricky Gervais won't visit Australia? His reasoning is simple: pests. "I don't want to know that funnel-web spiders exist," he said. "And you walk around in flip-flops!" Actually, Ricky, it's much worse than that, as homes and gardens all over Melbourne and beyond are crawling with nasty wasps, rats, termites, spiders and ticks (and more!), which all threaten our homes, families and small businesses - not to mention make us squeal. But if Ricky knew where to go for the best pest ..