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Finding clarity in the cloud

There’s little doubt that the digital revolution has provided businesses with more opportunities than ever before. However, technology has also placed a bewildering array of apps, tools and processes at our fingertips. That can be off-putting for those businesses still … Continue reading

Cloud Accounting Software

It seems such a short while since December 2014 when I last wrote an article about Cloud accounting software and now the question now is more likely to be when are you moving to the Cloud rather than if. Background … Continue reading

Protect Your Business

Protect Your Business – Free Business Crime Conference The event is free to attend although you need to register.   Information from : East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce · Red Rose Court, Clayton Business Park · Clayton-Le-Moors · Accrington, Lancashire … Continue reading

Cyber Risk

Cyber Risk By: Derek Rigby Cyber Risk is a growing concern to SME business particularly those conducting some or all of their business online. At Sagar Insurances the instances of theft has dwindled during the past 12 months. Seldom do … Continue reading

Windows 10 is here

Windows 10 is here. By: Stuart Waddington Windows 10 is here. After months of public testing the final version of Microsoft’s new operating system is rolling out to machines around the world. http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows/features Those with qualifying versions of Windows 7, … Continue reading

Make your business grow

We help you achieve your goals and make your business grow By: Margaret Scott You want to grow your business and we want to help you. The most successful business owners focus on doing what they do best – running … Continue reading

Shellshock: New Computer Virus

From Margaret Scott Shellshock: ‘Deadly serious’ new vulnerability found By Dave Lee Technology reporter, BBC News A “deadly serious” bug potentially affecting hundreds of millions of computers, servers and devices has been discovered. The flaw has been found in a … Continue reading

SECURITY WARNING! – Heartbleed Bug

Security Warning – Heartbleed Bug From:    Stuart Waddington An encryption flaw called the Heartbleed bug is already being called one of the biggest security threats the Internet has ever seen. Writing about Heartbleed, security expert Bruce Schneier says “‘catastrophic’ is … Continue reading

Automatic Enrolment Workplace Pensions Reform

Automatic Enrolment By: Paul Warren Workplace Pensions Reform – Will You Be Ready? Following the seminar delivered by Taylor Patterson on Thursday 3 April, we are delighted to attach the link to their presentation: Auto Enrolment Presentation – 3 April 2014 The … Continue reading