Blog

Check out writings from our CEO, John Mason.

John had his first work published in the 1960's and is still very active writing books, magazine articles, newsletters and blogs (including this one).
 
He has over had over 50 printed books and more than 80 ebooks published; has been editor for four different magazines; and today owns and operates a business that runs distance education colleges and publishing businesses in both Australia and the UK.

This blog presents extracts from work he has written both alone; and in collaboration with his staff; both old and new; and musings about what is happening in his world today.
Is there any connection between weight gain and taste buds?  Read about current research on mice which suggests a link between weight gains and their taste buds.
 

Social Media for New Businesses

By ACS Bookshop UK on April 5, 2018 in Business & General | comments
When using social media for business purposes, it can often feel overwhelming. So how should you approach it and make it work for you?
 
On 16 March 2018 at the APL Awards the Special Guest was Chris Collins, who gave a talk on Westminster Abbey where he was Head Gardener from 2001 to 2005.
 

Year of the Dog! Learning Commands

By ACS Bookshop UK on February 28, 2018 in Pets | comments
2018 is the Chinese Year of the Dog. Considered as one of human's best friends, in 2017 the dog became the most popular household pet. Here we look at the teaching of basic manners to dogs - to promote an easier and happier life for the dog and owner, and bring greater companionship.
 

People often say they want to write a novel, but how many actually sit down and do it?

Read about some simple steps you can take towards becoming a writer.