Tata Steel merges with ThyssenKrupp




It is believed up to 8,000 jobs will be lost in UK Steel industry when UK Tata Steel merges with ThyssenKrupp. The move is to combat the influx of Chinese Steel in Euro market. The strategy is to improve on the quality over the Chinese to give them an added advantage.

Job Losses

This merger unfortunately will cause yet another job loss. This can be you next time, and what are you doing about it? Mergers acquisition, redundancies, robots and you named it is all sending ripples across job markets.

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Affiliate Marketing

is where you promote other company’s goods and services for a share of the revenue brought about through that sale. The beauty of affiliate marketing is that you personally do not carry any stock, however you arm yourself with all the relevant information on the product and services, to make an informed decision. This information is NOT those found on the company website about the goods and services. This means you personally do your own research on the products, its pros and cons, and why a particular products is better than the other.

Affiliate Resources

The most important resources of an affiliate is own website. This is your promotional tool, where you write your research (opinion) about the product, and or services. The more informed your opinion, the more people will trust it, and  the more people will come to your website for further information about other goods and or services as well.

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Writing and expressing your opinion and research of the goods and serves must be in simple terms, free of any technical jargon. If you must use any technical phrase or words, make sure you explain it. You must not be assuming , but rather try to make yourself understandable by your readers. Your readers must be able to decide based on your articles , from the vast array of similar products and services.

Do not over exaggerate your opinion, and definitely do not lie, as this is the only way to build trust and confidence of visitors, who you want to keep coming to your website.

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Internet crimes rise




Internet crimes have gone through the roof in recent months,  as more than 90,000 was committed in UK, during the first half of the year. Criminals are targeting both businesses and individuals, no one is left out. They obtained their tools from hack emails, social media, phone calls and whatever they lay their hands on. How do you protect yourself from all these?

Online Shopping

If you are shopping online, which most people do these days, make sure the website is a genuine one, not prototype ones. This is because there are loads of fake website that mimics the original ones.

Social Media

Keep your online social interaction to the barest minimum, because criminals use data obtained from your social media platform. Do not divulge personal information and be vigilant always, especially to those request for friends and follow-ship.


Be cautious of opening email links. Phishing is a fake email that appears to be from your bank, credit cards companies, couriers. They use the right logo, so you will find it difficult to differentiate the real thing. All they want is to steal your personal and sensitive information.

Romance scam

This target lonely men and women that register with online dating websites.  The scammers use data available on social media as well as what is on the dating websites. The scammers set up exaggerated social media profile about themselves to deceive you into believing you have met ‘That One’ , that wonderful individual and you just relax and divulge more than you have to. Read more here

Job Offer scam

You need to know that not all employment postings are legitimate. Most of these scams may charge upfront fees, and you usually get fast track response, or outdated and fictitious, that will never lead any job offers. How to spot employment scams:

  • Exaggerated remuneration – out of this world pay structure, is meant only to attract your interest further.
  • Request for your bank details to pay in your salary – this might be the start of other request of your data.

Please take care always and be vigilant.