10 Tips for the First-Time Business Owner

Focus. Many first-time entrepreneurs feel the need to jump at every “opportunity” they come across. Opportunities are often wolves in sheep’s clothing. Avoid getting side-tracked. Juggling multiple ventures will spread you thin and limit both your effectiveness and productivity. Do one thing perfectly, not 10 things poorly. If you feel the need to jump onto […]

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US faces ‘moment of reckoning’ says Hillary Clinton

Trains are being disrupted in West Yorkshire after a lorry collided with a bridge at Outwood. The crash is affecting services running between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds. A broken down train between the two stations added to the problems this morning. Network Rail engineers have inspected the bridge and lines have now reopened but National […]

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Train chaos in West Yorkshire as lorry crashes into bridge

Trains are being disrupted in West Yorkshire after a lorry collided with a bridge at Outwood. The crash is affecting services running between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds. A broken down train between the two stations added to the problems this morning. Network Rail engineers have inspected the bridge and lines have now reopened but National […]

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UK economy grows by 0.6%

The UK economy grew 0.6% in the three months to the end of June, a period that ended one week after the vote to leave the European Union. Growth in gross domestic product was stronger than expected in the quarter, and was up from 0.4% growth in the previous three months, the Office for National […]

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Priest killed in hostage-taking near Rouen

A priest has been killed in an attack by two armed men at his church in a suburb of Rouen in northern France. The attackers entered the church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray during Mass, taking the priest, Fr Jacques Hamel, 84, and four other people hostage. Police later surrounded the church and French TV said shots were […]

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Hate crime policing to be reviewed after spike in reports

Police handling of hate crime is to be reviewed after a sharp rise in incidents following the EU referendum, the home secretary is to announce. Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) will analyse how forces in England and Wales respond, Amber Rudd will say. It comes after figures showed there have been more than 6,000 […]

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