6 Steps to Happy Employees

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An internet search on the business benefits of having happy employees throws up enough reading to last a lifetime! Hundreds of research projects tell the same story – that happy employees are great news for your business. Happy employees stay longer, work smarter, are more committed, take more responsibility and are more productive and creative…. Read more »

Where is the best place to store your data?

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I’m often asked: “should we store our data in the cloud or on our own server on our own premises?”.  Quickly followed by: “which is more expensive?”, and “which is more secure?” Regular readers will know that I’m on a bit of personal crusade to help our clients – and anyone who needs assistance –… Read more »

7 reasons to outsource your IT support

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You’re probably thinking that, as an owner of a successful IT support company, my mind must be firmly made up on this business-critical decision – outsourcing must be the way to go, right?   Actually, what I think is most important of all, is that individual business owners make the right decision for them, one… Read more »

Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business

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I wanted to share an incident with you that we came across recently, as it could happen to any business and be very costly. You’ve probably heard of phishing emails – it’s when criminals send bogus emails to individuals to get them to reveal usernames, passwords, and credit card details usually by simply clicking on… Read more »

Government launches £70 million project against cyber attacks

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The Government has announced a project for the UK to become a world leader in eradicating cyber threats, to coincide with Data Privacy Day 2019. The project challenges businesses to compete for millions of pounds in funding to design security systems and hardware that will increase businesses resilience to such attacks.  Businesses will be asked to put forward business… Read more »

Google+ will soon be no more

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Google mentioned last year that it would be closing its Google+ platform this year after 5 years. The search giant that developed its social media platform, Google+ as competition to the Facebook social media platform announced that from 2nd April, the platform will no longer exist.  The reason given was that the platform had not… Read more »