WHO ELSE IS SICK OF SPAM?
For business owners, spam is bad news. Not only is it annoying, but it’s also eating up hours of your team’s time each year.
HYBRID WORKING: HATE IT OR RATE IT?
As a business owner or manager, what are your feelings about hybrid working (a mix of working remotely and in the office)?
YOUR REMOTE WORKERS AREN’T USING COMPUTERS THAT LOOK LIKE THIS, ARE THEY???
When did you last check everything was OK with the devices your team are using when they work remotely? That might sound like a strange question. But we recently discovered that 67% of remote workers are using faulty devices to work from.
WHAT WOULD YOU LOVE TO SEE NEXT?
Is it just us, or have productivity tools improved really dramatically over the last couple of years? OK, so a little thing called Covid-19 may have had something to do with it. But as business owners and managers…
ARE YOUR DEVICES PUTTING OFF POTENTIAL NEW HIRES?
A recent study found that one-third of UK employees are more likely to accept a job where they’ll get an Apple product, like an iPhone or MacBook. And that rises to 49% of Gen Z employees.
HOW’S YOUR VIDEO CALL ETIQUETTE?
Two years on, we’re all Video Call Champions now. Bet that’s a skill you never thought you’d master.
HELP YOUR TEAM GET MORE DONE: TURN WORK INTO A GAME
Even the most exciting workplace is packed with dull tasks that have to be done for smooth operations. But human brains don’t embrace boring tasks with passion.
FLYING CARS AND ROBOT SERVANTS?
OK, we lied. No flying cars this year. You can get a robot to vacuum your carpet though!
We’ve been busy reading the business technology predictions for this year.
98% of all businesses have experienced at least one breach of their data.
Uh-oh… virtually all businesses have been affected by this. Has yours?
If you’ve ever reused a password to sign up to something new, you have a problem…
It’s something many people admit to doing: They reuse the same password across a few different services.
Your business’s secret data security weapon
You know that feeling when you look in your phone’s app store, and there are 29 apps asking to be updated? Yes, everyone gets annoyed with this sometimes.
WHAT REPEAT TASKS COULD YOU AUTOMATE?
Do you often find yourself performing the same actions over and over again?
Think of the time you could save if you didn’t have to do them. And the collective time your team would save if they didn’t have to do repeat tasks.
THREE SCARY QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR DATA ON YOUR STAFF’S PHONE
More and more businesses encourage staff to use their own personal mobiles to access company data. It’s very convenient and cost-effective for everyone.
But there are downsides. Any time someone accesses business data on a device that you don’t control, it opens windows of opportunity for cyber criminals.
LET’S DITCH THE PASSWORDS
Don’t panic, we haven’t gone completely crazy. We’re still the security-conscious company you know and love.
If you haven’t got biometrics set up within your business, give it a try. We can guarantee that this technology is only going to increase in popularity thanks to the added protection it gives you.
CAN YOUR STAFF ACCESS ALL YOUR BUSINESS’S INFO?
I’m sure you’d be horrified if they could. Because some parts of your business need to stay private, don’t they?
This will shock you. In a data risk report on 785 businesses, researchers found 53% of them had more than 1,000 sensitive files that were available to every single employee.
IS WORKING FROM HOME… WORKING?
A quarter of people plan to work from home either permanently or more regularly when the pandemic is over.
Five things we recommend you put in place for everyone who’s going to be working from home, long-term.