For the best part of a century, cigarette smoking has been portrayed as being cool, sophisticated and a little rebellious. Movies and magazines often depicted film stars and celebrities smoking, with the implication that smoking would help ordinary people be just as cool and stylish as those stars of the silver screen.

Whilst the law has made it harder for tobacco companies to market their products in this way, the fact remains that many people still smoke (as you may have noticed!). We all know someone who smokes, but more recently, you may have noticed that more and more of your friends have made the switch to vaping, or e-cigarettes. View Post

I think we all know what it’s like when you’re short of money and have bills to pay and if you don’t know what that’s like then I seriously envy you. Over the years I’ve found myself in a couple of tricky situations where I’ve needed money and I’ve needed it fast but payday has been weeks away and it’s been horrible. However I have always managed to sort myself out luckily and there are a few ways that I’ve found to make money fast and they don’t mean that you have to rob a bank. View Post

It’s something most of us aspire to – the dream of waking up each day and indulging in a hobby that doubles as a profitable business.

For some, the sudden, unexpected loss of a job can force them to look at the money-making opportunities under their nose, while others will plan the launch of their hobby-based business for many years.

Whichever camp you sit in, turning a hobby into an enterprise is no mean feat. There are, however, five things every entrepreneur can do to give their personal business the greatest chance of success. View Post