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Work life balance how to embrace four lessons the future has taught us

1. Work life balance, how to find it It is obvious that how we will embrace a work life balance has forever changed and hopefully, for the good. As much as we believe in being a team that is physically present, there are also needs outside of the office that should be catered for so as to strike a healthy work life balance. When we are happy in our personal lives at home, we are happy at work. You know the saying, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”. Connection and relationships are integral to our wellbeing...
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Back to work, a guide to returning to the office

It’s back to work time, as in getting back to the office. We’ve been to the future and had a taste of what the digital economy may be shaping up to be. We have liked a lot of what we have seen, but have also learned that there are facets of our work-lives that won’t - and shouldn’t - change. Working from home at the beginning of the Covid-19 was welcomed, but for many people the novelty – and the productivity – has worn off. Getting back to work doesn’t have to be a drag and we believe there will...
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Slow internet and fixing it with the awesome, RocketNet Probe app

Slow internet connection can be like waiting in a plane on the runway and never taking off. You know where you want to go, you paid for the vehicle to get you there but you just not getting any movement. In this article we explore what can cause slow internet and how you can be in the ‘flying’ seat when exploring and fixing the issue. Ever been probed? One definition of probe is ‘a blunt-ended surgical instrument used for exploring a wound or part of the body’. Sounds kind of cold and invasive! Rest assured, while we won’t be probing...
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Internet service provider and the fibre network operator

Sometimes there are misconceptions about what an internet service provider (like us) does versus what the fibre network operator (FNO) does. Who is responsible for what when it comes to bringing a rocket-fueled internet service experience to your home? Let us explain, to put you in the picture. Internet service provider Here’s what we as an internet service provider do. You browse our internet service offerings online to purchase high quality internet.  We then deliver on that purchase in a way that creates a great internet service experience at a competitive price. With the internet service you purchased from us...
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What is fibre internet and what happened to dial up?

What is fibre internet and what happened to dial up? When exploring the question of what is fibre internet let's start by remembering dial-up? Yikes, who would want to! Back in the day, when internet first started, dial-up was it, and it was groundbreaking. People went nuts for dial-up to be able to connect to the internet and then they went nuts waiting for it to connect. Now, we have fibre, and people go nuts for fibre because it’s so fast, and then they go nuts because it’s so expensive? So, what makes fibre internet so fast and so seemingly...
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Slow internet speed at home and how to improve it

Do you ever feel frustrated by slow internet speed at home? We get you, it happens, and the most important question, after running an internet speed test, is why this is happening (and no, it doesn’t only happen to you). There are a few reasons as to why you can experience slow internet speed at home and your ISP (that’s us!) is more often than not, NOT the cause. In this blog we will look at wifi routers and the role they play on slow internet speed. We will also provide some ways to throttle the frustration you are feeling...
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Working from home, a great guide

Although a guide to working from home can be helpful to navigate through your daily routine, each individual is unique, and you will need to adopt that which works best for you in your environment.So, let’s dive right into a great guide for working from home! Capitalize on the extra time you’ve banked You are no doubt over the moon about not having to deal with the traffic every morning with your life flashing before your eyes every time you change lanes.  While we feel that this precious time in traffic is wasted, it can now be capitalised on by...
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