Communication is the Key to Business

For today’s small business, the ways that you can now communicate with existing or potential customers in very varied.  The options used to be a listing in the telephone directory and perhaps some adverts in newspapers and the occasional shop window.  Those times have long gone and now there are many ways to put your… Continue Reading Communication is the Key to Business

Lucid Ways to Communicate

For most people, it has become perfectly natural to take today’s communications networks for granted on many different levels. We get home from work and switch on the TV set to watch the news or a favorite show without giving it a second thought. We turn on the radio and listen to some music or… Continue Reading Lucid Ways to Communicate

Turkey Embraces the Internet

Although Turkey is often in the news for the wrong reasons about the internet with tales of censroship, filtering and arrests.  There is no doubt  that it is one of the countries which has embraced the web and modern communication in all forms.  In fact there are a huge number of online business running in… Continue Reading Turkey Embraces the Internet

Breaking Down the Internet Barriers

There didn’t use to be many barriers to communication online, the internet in it’s infancy was pretty much completely open.  Sure I remember a few passwords were required for certain BBS systems or perhaps when you logging in to an online library or something like that, but nothing much else. Nowadays there are many forces… Continue Reading Breaking Down the Internet Barriers

The Demise of the Letter

It’s looking pretty certain now to me, that the use of post and in particular letters are in their death throes. We all of course know the reasons, there are quicker, more available and simpler ways of communicating your thoughts to someone else.  But the availaibility is not the only reason, the fact is that… Continue Reading The Demise of the Letter

Modern Communication – Tweets, Pokes and Videos

Communication is changing, you’d be foolish to think otherwise.  The little local bubbles we used to exist in have been blown apart by the internet.  I am probably one of the first generation to know what so many of my classmates are doing, thirty years after leaving school.  They sit on Facebook wall popping updates… Continue Reading Modern Communication – Tweets, Pokes and Videos

Fostering Healthy Communication in Your Relationship

Clear and healthy communication is a vital component in any healthy relationship. The inability to foster healthy communication will quickly lead to a negative, and possibly hostile, relationship. These tips are geared towards couples facing run of the mill communication issues. If your relationship is emotionally or physically abusive, please seek professional help. Timing is… Continue Reading Fostering Healthy Communication in Your Relationship

Connecting Families with Games

In this day and age of personal computers, laptops, tablets and smart phones, personal entertainment has reached ever greater heights of disconnection from others. Families are drifting further apart for each member now having in their possession the apparatus to self entertain, meaning less time is spent together simply because there seems little or no… Continue Reading Connecting Families with Games

Employees Using Social Media

If you look at the various internet usage polices in American companies, you’ll find that approximately 50% of them ban workers from social networking sites.  So no Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn whilst you are working please.  However if you look at the most highly rated, best companies to work for in the US then just… Continue Reading Employees Using Social Media