From world records to technological feats, bridges have come a long way from the rustic stone structures of our ancestors. Now, we are capable of constructing goliaths that span across rivers, lakes, and otherwise impassable stretches of terrain. But some bridges do this with a little more flare than others! Join us as we explore some of the more interesting elements of the world’s most stunning examples of bridge engineering. The most expensive bridge Originally opened in 1963, the San Francisco-Oakland Bay toll bridge was...

College is usually described as some of the best years of your life, and most of the time, it really is. However, a student lifestyle can certainly take a toll on your mental health, especially if you’re studying nursing right in the middle of a pandemic. While not all nursing students have been called to help out in hospitals and clinics as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic currently sweeping the world, studying nursing right now can be a stressful and anxious time, whether you’re worried about how your studies are going to be...

Car accidents lawsuits can be extremely complex. Consequently, if you have been involved in a car accident, it is in your best interest to seek out a lawyer to help you to handle the entire matter in the best possible way. Finding an excellent lawyer that can efficiently help with a car accident case can seem overwhelming. However, there are a number of steps that you can take to ensure the best possible outcome. Let us discover 3 things that you can do to make finding a car accident attorney a little easier. Use Your Sources...

Covid-19 has brought with it a flurry of disappointing, albeit necessary changes, for an unexpected start to summer. Pubs, shops, and restaurants have shut down to help curb the spread of the virus, having unfortunate consequences to our social lives and leisure time. For many bar and restaurant owners, this is also a tough time, with doors closed to the public for the foreseeable future. But it isn’t all doom and gloom for the restaurant industry. It has never been more important for restaurant owners to work on keeping their...

Posted on May 19 2020 - 12:39pm by Editorial Staff
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A 2018 Deloitte Survey which analysed 10,455 millennials, born between 1983 and 1994, from 36 countries across the globe, found that 43 per cent of people didn’t plan to stay in their job beyond the two-year mark — the ‘job-hopping’ generation. Furthermore, only 28 per cent of the people included in the survey expected to stay in their job more than the recommended five years. This pattern of behaviour was shown to be stronger in 2019, when a millennial manager survey found that 75 per cent of millennials believed that constantly...

The world of employment is changing for everyone. Whether you’re actively engaged in the gig economy or not, this new culture of flexible working will have an impact on you and the amount of tax you pay. The gig economy is defined as “a labour market characterized by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work, as opposed to permanent jobs”. It can be recognised in the likes of rideshare apps like Uber and food delivery services such as Deliveroo. As of 2019, there are approximately 4.7 million workers in the...

It goes without saying that the use of hydraulic and high-pressure equipment can provide risks in the working environment, especially within the oil industry. Numerous methods are used to tighten, maintain and loosen bolts and connectors. Thankfully, there is a number of accredited bodies and professional training programmes in place across the globe, then can ensure all technicians follow safe working procedures that follow industry standards. Regulations and standards around bolting Bodies of the Bureau of Safety and Environment...

Dubai is one of the most exciting, most fascinating and entertaining cities on the planet. Not only could you spend weeks here living the high life, experiencing all the amazing things to see and do. But you could also spend far too much money! The city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is definitely becoming a more glamorous and up and coming city in the world. But if you’re looking to save money on your holiday in Dubai, you need to take a good look at your budget. In order to help you make the most of your holiday, here...

There is nothing quite like the open road: the wide horizon splaying open before you, with endless possibilities. The only thing that could possibly make it any better is feeling the wind in your hair and on your skin. Fortunately, motorcycles allow you to experience just that! The exhilarating freedom that comes with riding a motorcycle is unparalleled, but it’s not all fun and games. Before you invest in your cool new bike, here are 5 things you must consider before signing the check. Accessories Aside from the cool aviator...

April 20th (4/20) is the biggest day of the year for cannabis retailers around the country. This is for good reason as the legend of “Weed Day” traces its roots back to the early 1970s. However, Weed Day 2020 is bound to be different than years past – especially as lockdowns in response to the COVID-19 pandemic remain in force. As such, many in the cannabis industry are bracing for a heavier than usual day of online orders. While this will make it easier for retailers to thrive during this time of uncertainty, it also creates...