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Cutting out the daily commute is a great way to reduce your monthly costs, lower your carbon footprint improve your work/life balance and even your overall health, as you’re not exposed to traffic fumes – it’s amazing the positive impact avoiding the morning traffic can have.

But new research has found that everyday household items, including toasters,  could actually be exposing you to more pollution than being out on the busy morning roads.

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It looks like we’ve survived the worst of the winter weather, and springtime is well an truly on the way – which means its time to freshen things up with a bit of spring cleaning, including your home office.

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Trading on WTO rules is cited as one the main problems the UK will have to deal with if it leaves the EU without securing a deal – but what exactly are these rules? And would it be such a disaster?

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Although there is ongoing unrest in Israel – the security situation in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories changes regularly but is always tense and unpredictable, while the foreign office advisies against travel to the borders with Palestine and Syria. Even so, trade with the UK has never been better, with annual growth of between 2% and 3% in 2015.

Bilateral trade between the two countries has now exceeded £3 billion in each of the last four years.

The top ten UK exports to Israel make up to 80% of all UK exports to Israel, and these include:

  • vehicles
  • pharmaceuticals
  • general machinery
  • chemicals and plastics

If you’re doing business, or thinking of doing business, in Israel then you’ll be all too aware of the hassle and expense of regularly travelling out there – and so you should consider keeping in touch with clients and colleague via conference call.

And here’s how to set up an international conference call for up to 100 participants, in just a few simple steps.

If you do have to travel out there, check out the gov.uk website for the latest foregin office advice on travelling to Israel.

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Global warming could be a more pressing problem than initially thought. A long-term forecasts from the Met Office have revealed that temperatures could temporarily reach 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels for the first time between now and 2023 – levels we weren’t expected to reach until between 2030 and 2052.

It’s a problem we all need to tackle, and here’s how conference calling can help fight climate.

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