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Espressos and networking: co-living has me hooked

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My Monday morning commute in early November wouldn’t be worthy of tracking on a FitBit; it’s just two flights of stairs from my bedroom to the sun-drenched minimalistic office, where several of my co-workers have already kickstarted the day, heads down to their Macs or discussing their freelance projects, cups …

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Independents across the UK celebrate Small Business Saturday

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Birmingham Big names and chains are refreshingly scarce in Birmingham’s Great Western Arcade, which is filled instead with an array of independent businesses. From clothing to coffee, a day spa and regular pop-ups, the Victorian arcade is a haven for customers keen on browsing small independently-run businesses. Daisy Nyamie opened …

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Turn a cashflow crisis into an opportunity

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Underemployed actor Chuck McCarthy started people walking earlier this year, when he needed to bring in some extra cash to pay the bills. The idea to charge $7 (£5.60) a mile to walk with people, inspired by the dog walking and personal training posters in his Los Angeles neighbourhood, started …

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From freakshakes to Hawaiian poké, how to catch a foodie fad

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With 2017 fast approaching, it’s time to get your tastebuds – and business – on trend. From poké (pronounced poh-kay, which literally means chopped), a raw, marinated fish dish that’s a culinary staple in Hawaii, to freakshakes (a milkshake topped with brownies, marshmallows and cookie dough), the annual Waitrose Food …

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