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How to Keep Your Business Overheads Down

Business Overheads

It does not matter how good your gross profit margins are if your overheads eat away at them and leave you with nothing at the end. It is easy to let the costs of running your business become too much, but there are things you can do to help keep them low. Then your bottom line will be more pleasant to see, which at the end of the day, is why you are in business. Here are a few suggestions that will help to keep your overheads as low as possible.
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Eiffel Tower Visitors Get New Level of Security

Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes have won the international competition, held among a panel of selected architects, to strengthen the protective measures in place around the Eiffel Tower with the purpose of improving the visitor’s experience.

Eiffel Tower Security

The terror attacks at the Stade de France and Bataclan in 2015 and then in Nice on Bastille Day 2016 prompted the French authorities to strengthen their security policy atpopular and crowded tourist locations. Visitors had to be able to move freely and safely.
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Corso Italia 23 / by SOM

Corso Italia 23 / by SOM

Àllianz Real Estate and SOM have recently gone on site with their renovation scheme for the former Allianz S.p.A. Milaneseheadquarters in the heart of Milan. Originally designed by architects Gio Ponti, Piero Portaluppi and Antonio Fornaroli in the early 60s, the project transforms the 45,000 sqm Corso Italia complex from an insular single-tenant headquarters into a vibrant office campus employing the most advanced sustainability, flexibility, workplace, wellbeing and smart building concepts. This, while maintaining dialogue with the original design.
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The Future of Skyscrapers: A Union Between Design and the Environment

China is home to some of the world’s highest and most scintillating skyscrapers, especially in the Shenzhen Economic Zone. It’s not unusual to spot buildings just shy of 2,000 feet dotting the landscape. For those striving to catch a glimpse of the future of skyscrapers, the KK100 and Jin Mao Tower garner much attention in first-timers to the region. But the future of sky rises is not just about sophistication and aesthetic appeal; they also need to incorporate elements that work in harmony with their surroundings to minimize the environmental impact.
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Tips for Assembling Flat Pack Furniture

Assembling Furniture

Did you just spend hours struggling to put together the odd pieces of your new flat pack furniture? You’re not alone. Assembling flat pack furniture does feel like solving an impossible jigsaw puzzle. But there are some tips and tricks to make flat pack furniture assembly possible with a lot less hassle. Here are some of them.
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