As technology and consumer expectations evolve at dizzying rates, now is the time to reboot (or at least re-think) the way you approach your marketing. The email marketing software that may have once worked for you has become yesterday’s legacy tool for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Today’s SMBs can no longer effectively and efficiently […]
When every dollar counts, many businesses give themselves a head start by avoiding the costs of an office or bricks and mortar store. Renting a prime location and utility bills can take up that much-needed money, and you’ll be free to recruit talent from outside your postcode.
If your business is based in an office setting but you don’t always find yourself at the physical location, it can be a challenge to know how to remain connected with what’s going on around the office. Especially if you work on a team or supervise others within your company, being aware of what’s taking […]
The most important part of running a successful business is protecting your data and information. As your company grows, so does the threat of others breaching your security. If your information is compromised, then you are putting your business at risk of failure.
There is no industry that has not felt the revolutionary touch of technology. It’s not just the tech helping renovators, plumbers and electricians do their physical jobs that matter. Tech is making it easier for tradespeople of all kinds to manage every single aspect of their job much easier. Here, we’ll look at some of […]
Many people know that technology has changed the way businesses operate forever. However, do you know how much of an impact it’s had across multiple industries? If you don’t, then I’m about to show you! I’ve listed the world’s most profitable industries and described how technology has changed them for the better.
Running a business doesn’t have to be difficult or straining. There are a lot of third-party services, resources and tools that can help you perform the tasks associated with running your own business easily. Over the past couple of years, more start-ups and smaller businesses have been turning to a more modular setup, outsourcing different […]
It’s called “clean coal,” but it still produces some of the worst emissions, including 1.3 times more carbon than oil. Wind and solar farms sound like the renewable energy of the future, but turbines and panels decimate regional bird and bat populations. Everyone wants to be greener, but the media produces so many conflicting messages […]
Technology has impacted all parts of our lives, including business, and recruiting needs to be at the cutting edge of new trends and developments. Long gone are the days of putting an advert for new staff in the local paper. If you mentioned that concept to most prospective candidates these days, they probably would not […]
When you invest in SEO services, it should not be seen as expenses but rather great investments that will bring you an increase in profitability. Therefore, you must be careful choosing a genuine professional SEO services that will offer you viable services. When choosing such professionals, here are some factors to consider to ensure that […]
In the interconnected world we live in today, it’s easy for hackers and identity thieves to access your business’ valuable data. In fact, cyber attacks rank first among the threats in doing business in the United States, according to the World Economic Forum 2016 Global Risks Report. Avoid compromising the safety of your company’s information […]
Traveling overseas on business is exciting and rewarding and thwart with some hidden dangers including being scammed. In my experience in some countries business travellers are a better target than your average holiday maker or tourist. Not only do that have the usual treasures like money and valuable they also have sensitive and confidential business […]
Internet trolls use their “LULZ” to track how well and often they are able to disrupt other parties’ equilibria. A troll might knowingly post a comment or image that other people find offensive, but that troll will use the tagline “I did it for the Lulz” to off-handedly justify his posting. (For the uninitiated, “Lulz” […]
Finding the right balance of hardware, software, and staff is an ongoing challenge in every company. Trying to get by with a minimal IT infrastructure subjects enterprises to problems that could easily be fixed with technology. But an infrastructure that is too large is often expensive, redundant, and hard to manage. It is debatable which […]
Technology has done some dazzling things for businesses over the years. First, you have to pay some lip service to the sheer potential in opening the gates to worldwide communication. Then you see the effects of measurement and data and what that’s done. Now we’re looking into the era of automation. Robots are taking your […]
What are some word associations you have with the term hacker? Words like crook, cybercriminal, Fancy Bear, Anonymous, activist or hacktivist might jump to mind pretty quickly. Doesn’t it seem peculiar that the words cybercriminal and activist are associated with hacker? The goal of a cybercriminal is to blackmail and extort money. The goal of […]