June 2021

June 10, 2021

Science shows pets are good for our health

The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association recently highlighted that a total of 3.2 million households in the UK have taken on a pet since the start of the pandemic.  There has been a similar pattern in the USA, where pet business […]
June 10, 2021

Mindfulness at work: how meditation can boost your career

Stress, lack of productivity and communication breakdowns – all are significant work challenges whether working at home or in the office.  Mindfulness can help with all these issues. Most people associate meditation with management of stress.   In fact, meditation […]
June 10, 2021

The soft skills crucial for a career in software development

Software career development may be seen as relying on coding and programming knowledge but character traits are the most important key to success. So called ‘soft skills’ are critical to career development.   What are soft skills? Unlike technical skills […]
June 1, 2021

US pet insurance sector to be taken seriously

In the USA, the move towards a model law to regulate the pet insurance market is making headway.  A meeting of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) was held last month.  This identified the next steps towards the legal […]