LinkedIn Privacy: A Cautionary Tale

LinkedIn Privacy

We all know that LinkedIn privacy isn’t something that should be taken for granted, Or do we? I’m going to tell you a little true story about my friend’s recent and somewhat mortifying brush with LinkedIn.  My friend, shall we call him Boris for the purposes of anonymity, recently joined LinkedIn for the first time. Like the virgin LinkedIn user he was, he stumbled around in the dark, trying to find out what went where and how to make things work. More confident, Boris became curious and then downright nosy. Spurred…

Thirsk: Fabulous Affordable Commercial Property Now Available

Thirsk Shop

A fabulous opportunity to rent a popular shop in Thirsk, North Yorkshire has come up. If you aren’t familiar with Thirsk it is a thriving market town famous for its James Herriot (The Yorkshire Vet) and Thirsk Yarnbomber connections. This charming property, located down Court Arcade just off the Market Place is available to rent for £250 per month. An initial 1-year lease is available. For more details contact Kristina on Kristinas@hotmail.co.uk or on 07736039147. This property previously housed a popular bookshop for many years until the owners retired and the…

Ted Talk: Shawn Achor & The Happy Secret to Better Work

TED Talk, Shawn Achor

Have you ever watched a TED Talk? TED talks are short speeches, presentations, monologues (they have many titles and descriptions) given by people who know what they are talking about. A TED Talk is often as inspiring as it is informative and I try to listen to at least a couple a week. Some I go back and listen to or watch again. My favourite this week has been The Happy Secret to Better Work by Shawn Achor. Shawn is the CEO of Good Think Inc where he researches and…