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In 2020, the United Kingdom saw sales of new and old boats grow by 9% despite the global recession caused by COVID-19. As a result of this increase, it’s easy to expect that the boating industry will continue to grow in 2021 following limited international travel by the Government. With this in mind, companies selling…

Over the last year and a half, the COVID-19 pandemic has massively affected a large number of businesses. Yet, no industries have been more affected this past year than the travel sector. This is due to the widespread travel bans around the world and stay at home measures being enforced. However, with the vaccine rollout…

For many decades, interpreting services have proven a successful tool in communicating with non-native English speakers by lots of UK businesses. With the changing business world, interpreting services have therefore adapted to cope with demand. From face-to-face interpreting to telephone interpreting services, businesses now have a choice of interpreting services to pick from. In today’s…

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One of the fastest growing industries in the 21st Century is IT. After all, global advancements have made it easier for systems and software to become more impressive. Therefore, IT companies are constantly seeking ways to improve their products and expand their sales opportunities. A great way to do this is by launching your products…

In today’s business world, social media plays a large part in a brand’s digital identity. No matter what sector, service or audience, it’s expected that a company will have a presence on at least one social platform. Platforms like Facebook and Instagram are a great way to connect with audiences – no matter where they…

When we compare the online business landscape to twenty years ago, we are operating in a completely different world. At the turn of the millennium, the Internet was very much in its infancy; with only 361 million users worldwide and Google celebrating only its first birthday. For businesses, the benefits of offering your services or…

From the invention of the first mobile phone to contactless payment systems, evolutions in technology have made our daily lives, not only easier, but quicker too. Whereas in the past, the world relied solely on paper communications, the world has now gone truly digital – opening up opportunities for collaboration and innovation worldwide. With the…

It goes without saying that the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated a wide range of industries; inevitably, it will continue to do so for a long time. However, no sector has been more affected by the virus than the retail sector – particularly our high streets and independent shops. According to the Office for National Statistics,…

With books and magazines continuing to be a popular way of communicating information to audiences, the need for specialised publications translation services has grown massively. This is particularly true as book and magazine publishing is a global business now. From Vogue to the Harry Potter series, publications have a large network of distributors and fans…

An important part of a business’ marketing strategy is exposure within targeted publications. After all, both newspapers and magazines are trusted sources of information and therefore, appearing in them makes you a reputable business in the eyes of your customer. However, upholding this positive image of your company is just as important – particularly when trading overseas….