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    Choosing between a manual and an automatic transmission car

    Automatic transmissions are all the rage in America, but did you know that manual remains more popular in the UK? While it may be a matter of preference or habit for some, there are benefits to both options that drivers enjoy. If you’re torn on the matter, here’s how to choose between a manual or an automatic transmission.  Benefits of Manual The main benefit to a manual transmission is that you have more control over the vehicle. You’re in charge of shifting, giving yourself a boost when going uphill, and have an extra level of focus during your drives.  Manual vehicles tend to be less expensive than their automatic counterparts,…

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    How to overcome driving anxiety

    Whether it’s your first time behind the wheel or your ten-thousandth, it’s natural to have some level of anxiety about driving. However, some drivers experience a near-crippling version of this condition that severely impacts their ability to drive. If you’re one of those people, then here’s how to overcome your driving anxiety.  Take a Refresher Anxiety is a vicious cycle, leading to a surprising amount of automobile accident cases. As your stress levels rise, you’re more likely become flustered and make mistakes. Each mistake brings your confidence down, causing you to avoid situations instead of learn from them. To build your confidence back up, try taking a refresher course or…

  • How You Can Make Online Reviews Work in Your Favor

    You know that content is king, you’re a social media marketing whiz, and your email marketing campaign is as targeted as they come. You know how to utilize both traditional and digital mediums to reach an audience, but do you know how to master the art of online reviews? It’s a highly controversial area for some business owners. After all, how can you possibly take control of your customer’s opinions? While you can’t control the masses, you can harness the power of online reviews to benefit your revenue. It’s not an ancient Chinese secret or a mystic art. All it takes is knowledge, the right tools, and the right attitude. …