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How to store and prepare Habanos for your principal

Together with watches, jewellery, cars and many other valuable collector’s items, cigars are also to be considered a delicate item, a result of a unique craftsmanship that requires great care. Before talking about storage, I think it is essential to quickly explain the anatomy of a cigar. Cigars are usually …

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How Private staff help prepare the household for Christmas

Doing Christmas the UK way: how do multicultural household staff coordinate and incorporate traditions to lay on an authentic and professional British experience? Most international clients living in the UK use the Christmas break to travel and thus private staff are busy in the run up to the festive season planning flights, …

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Domestic Staff Recruitment In Canada

Canada was not always a wealthy nation. Voltaire famously dismissed Canada in Chapter 23 of “Candide” as a worthless place and a sad matter of “a few acres of snow.” In Voltaire’s opinion, France would be better served focusing on its colonies in the Caribbean. Leave Canada to the snow …

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USVI: The New Hub of Wealthy Entrepreneurs

When discussing Private Staffing we often think about renowned cities such as London, New York and Geneva! I had a small window in which to chat to Anthony Mauro, CEO of Adventurepreneur Escapes based in St Croix, US Virgin Islands to chat about his business and the staff which are most commonly …

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Employing a Private Carer

If you want to employ a Personal Assistant or Carer in your home, there are a few steps to go through and legal requirements that you need to be aware of. You may wish to use an agency, in which case a lot of the admin and responsibility is taken …

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The Importance of Situational Awareness

“Self defence” a term we all know too well in today’s climate, there are dozens of different “styles”, classes and courses one can take to give you confidence and the ability to defend yourself from attack, or do they? Whilst I have no martial arts or modern fighting technique qualifications …

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A Savile Row guide to maintaining and purchasing a suit.

Stowers are a renowned family owned Savile Row Bespoke tailors. Ray Stowers has worked on Savile Row for over thirty-three years and established Stowers with his son Chris in 2008. They have a first class reputation for service and quality. Their clientele include Royalty, Prime Ministers as well as the …

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BasementVision – Just Click the ‘Play’ Button

Internet is full of gorgeous photographs of luxury hotels, white sandy beaches, superyachts and high-end restaurants, but what about the real feel? Technology is so advanced now and the internet speed is lightning fast, yet not that many businesses choose to use promotional videos, which actually let you experience what …

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