Curated Content

Business advice, ideas and inspiration we think you'll love

Whilst The Knowledge Hub covers many different aspects of starting, running, and growing a business, sometimes we find content elsewhere on the web that is just too good to not share with our audience. Here, we curate interesting reads, helpful advice and clever tips we've found on our travels.
Fleximize Misspellings

Fleximize Misspellings

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Fleximize Misspellings

At Fleximize, we’re pretty used to people misspelling or mispronouncing our name. Here's a quick rundown of our favourite misspellings from over the years

2018 Small Business Christmas Gift Guide

2018 Small Business Christmas Gift Guide

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2018 Small Business Christmas Gift Guide

With Christmas just around the corner we share our favourite small businesses to shop with, including an interactive guide of the small businesses local to you

Loss Aversion, Thinking Spots & Chimpanzees

Loss Aversion, Thinking Spots & Chimpanzees

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Loss Aversion, Thinking Spots & Chimpanzees

The Fleximize Team explore how loss aversion impacts your decisions, where entrepreneurs go to think and David Attenborough's new documentary

Plastic Fifties, Storm Idris & Homemade Wi-Fi

Plastic Fifties, Storm Idris & Homemade Wi-Fi

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Plastic Fifties, Storm Idris & Homemade Wi-Fi

The Fleximize Team takes a look at the new plastic fifty-pound notes entering circulation in 2020, how storms are named, and the Wi-Fi solution helping refugees

Personal Data, Problem Pollution & Equal Pay

Personal Data, Problem Pollution & Equal Pay

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Personal Data, Problem Pollution & Equal Pay

How to protect your personal data on Facebook. The company aiming to solve London's pollution problem. Investigating why equal pay still doesn't exist.

Ed Sheeran, Geordie Startups & P2P Shopping

Ed Sheeran, Geordie Startups & P2P Shopping

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Ed Sheeran, Geordie Startups & P2P Shopping

Why there's more to Suffolk than Ed Sheeran. The app that's connecting shoppers with travellers. What makes Newcastle a startup hub to be reckoned with?

Google Home, Gangsters & Gun Control

Google Home, Gangsters & Gun Control

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Google Home, Gangsters & Gun Control

The essential guide to the internet of things. Examining the scale of America’s growing gun problem. What makes the BBC crime thriller McMafia a must-see?

Blockchain, Albanian Beaches & Tech Bro Slang

Blockchain, Albanian Beaches & Tech Bro Slang

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Blockchain, Albanian Beaches & Tech Bro Slang

Blockchain technology explained in cartoons. Why Albania is an underrated holiday destination. What is Uber founder Travis Kalanick talking about?

Social Good, Seaweed & Seamless Shopping

Social Good, Seaweed & Seamless Shopping

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Social Good, Seaweed & Seamless Shopping

The teenager developing an app for Alzheimer's sufferers. What the launch of Amazon Go means for retail. Could seaweed be the ideal replacement for plastic?

Slack, Sheds & Summer Holidays in Sicily

Slack, Sheds & Summer Holidays in Sicily

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Slack, Sheds & Summer Holidays in Sicily

The messaging app that will transform your business. Find out how somebody tricked TripAdvisor. Why there's far more to Sicily than the Mafia.

Late Trains, Reddit & True Crime Podcasts

Late Trains, Reddit & True Crime Podcasts

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Late Trains, Reddit & True Crime Podcasts

Why businesses shouldn't be afraid of Reddit. The podcast that's going in pursuit of justice. Are Britain's trains the least punctual in the world?

Finland, Farmers & Caffeinated Buses

Finland, Farmers & Caffeinated Buses

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Finland, Farmers & Caffeinated Buses

Why farmers are already feeling the backlash of Brexit. How your used coffee grounds could be used to fuel a bus. Why is it time to say hello to Helsinki?

Stranger Things, Stress Prevention & SEO Tips

Stranger Things, Stress Prevention & SEO Tips

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Stranger Things, Stress Prevention & SEO Tips

The triumphant return of a Netflix favourite. How to tackle the pressures of business ownership. What's the secret to outranking your rivals on Google?

Blue Planet, Black Mirror & the Beautiful Balkans

Blue Planet, Black Mirror & the Beautiful Balkans

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Blue Planet, Black Mirror & the Beautiful Balkans

Sir David Attenborough is back with Blue Planet II. How Charlie Brooker foresaw China's latest controversy. Why is Dubrovnik worth discovering?

Augmented Reality, Apple & Autumn in Austria

Augmented Reality, Apple & Autumn in Austria

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Augmented Reality, Apple & Autumn in Austria

How to deliver a revolutionary buying experience. The wonders of a weekend waltz in Vienna. Could it be the beginning of the end for Apple?

Theme Parks, Telly Addicts & Tax Problems

Theme Parks, Telly Addicts & Tax Problems

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Theme Parks, Telly Addicts & Tax Problems

What are the secrets of Disney's success? What is it that makes Channel 4's Gogglebox so special? Who does Amazon owe €250m in unpaid tax?

Cybersecurity, Czech Charm & Commuter Congestion

Cybersecurity, Czech Charm & Commuter Congestion

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Cybersecurity, Czech Charm & Commuter Congestion

Why passwords still carry their weight in importance. The magic of medieval Prague. Will facial recognition take the pain out of rush hour?

Giant Pandas, Doorbells & Dystopian Futures

Giant Pandas, Doorbells & Dystopian Futures

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Giant Pandas, Doorbells & Dystopian Futures

The two biggest reasons to visit Edinburgh this winter. Why The Handmaid's Tale cleaned up at the Emmys. How is Nest making smart homes smarter?

Driverless Cars, Blockchain & Shapeshifting Clowns

Driverless Cars, Blockchain & Shapeshifting Clowns

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Driverless Cars, Blockchain & Shapeshifting Clowns

Discovering how driverless cars actually see. How a Finnish fintech startup is making life easier for refugees. Is It the horror movie of the year?

Space, Fake Co-Founders & the Future of Amazon

Space, Fake Co-Founders & the Future of Amazon

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Space, Fake Co-Founders & the Future of Amazon

The expensive business of the space race. How a fake co-founder exposed sexism in the tech sector. What would a house controlled by Amazon look like?