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The history of Photoshop.

The history of Photoshop. Photoshop began with Thomas Knoll is 1987, and with his pixel imaging program entitled Display. His Display software was designed to showcase grey scale images on a black-and-white monitor, and he quickly knew that there was a future for his project. After partnering with his brother, John Knoll, Thomas and John…

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Quiz of the week’s news

Quiz of the week’s news From the BBC News Website It’s the Magazine’s weekly news quiz – a chance to prove to yourself and others that you have been paying attention to what’s been going on over the past seven days. 7 days 7 questions According to proposed new guidelines, which profession has been told…

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Does listening to music at work improve productivity?

Does listening to music at work improve productivity? Here’s 5 compelling reasons why it does. Music improves productivity and attitude Teresa Lesuik released this study from the University Of Windsor, Canada that examined 56 developers working at a Canadian software company. The findings showed that positive affect and quality of work were at their lowest when music…

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Introducing Acoustafoam

Acoustafoam was established in 1979 and we operate from our head office based in Telford, Shropshire, located in the West Midlands. The company originated to provide cladding for tractors and off road vehicles, but we have successfully followed a monitored growth, through investments, in new machinery and processes to serve a multitude of industries. Over…

Mental Health

Mental Health in the Workplace

Support for employees Mental health problems like depression, anxiety, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder do not need to stop you from working. With the right support and the right job people with mental health problems perform vital roles in workplaces across the UK. Why work? Work can provide identity, friendship, a steady routine and a salary. Some people…

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The Facts, Myths and Laws on Mental Health

Mental health myths and facts Myth:Mental health problems are very rare. Fact:1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem in any given year. Myth:People with mental illness aren’t able to work. Fact:We probably all work with someone experiencing a mental health problem. Myth:Young people just go through ups and downs as part of…

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As the weather gets warmer more and more people are riding their bikes to and from work and we would just like to remind you about a few of the highway codes for cyclists to help keep you and other safe. Rule 59 of the UK Highway Code You should wear in the correct size…