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Fears for food producers during the lockdown

Bryan is the General Manager of Clandeboye Estate Yoghurts, a North Down food producer. Like many businesses it has been affected by the outbreak and the subsequent lockdown. They have seen a significant decrease in orders from the large supermarkets and most restaurants and cafes have been closed.  They now …

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Is Social Media the key to a restaurants success?

For many cafes, bars and restaurants one big factor for success is social media. A good social media presence can make or break a new business. In order to better understand the influence that social media can have on local companies I looked at the Facebook pages of three restaurants …

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Mental health and the student experience

Anxiety affects 8.2 million people in Great Britain and one in four students are reported to suffer from mental health issues. I am personally affected by anxiety, I feel it in my studies, in my social life, and in my job. It took me a long time to even deal …