Tips for business cost saving

Money’s tight, but things look to be on the up. This blog wanted to make sure you are using the best possible tools to ensure your business is cost-effective and super! Here are some tips to help you on your way. 1.      Use technology By using technology, you are instantly saving money. It is a…


Hot Topics: Businesses liking new technology, The Deep Dark Web & OVF announcement

Businesses liking new technology A survey conducted by the tech support services provider iYogi found that one-third of businesses are considering switching to Windows 8. iYogi also learned that 38 percent of the respondents currently using iP*ds (Shhhh!) for business are exploring Windows 8 tablet options. Hoorah! This blog is happy. The launch of Windows…


10 Steps to Leadership Success

Leadership can be a tough ask. Here are some tips that should help you manage your business more successfully. 1.      Communicate openly and often – Set the tone as people need to know what is expected of them. Give a sense of optimism, and ensure communication is a two-way process. Communication flow is key, supply by…


Teaching Employees New Security Tricks

To help fend of spam, viruses, identity theft and corporate sabotage, IT managers need to train company employees to protect themselves and the corporate network, but with mass budget cuts and understaffed IT departments, it is just not getting done. That’s leaving IT managers with even more headaches and even more problems. The simple problem…


6 Key Interview Questions to Ask

Who likes hiring? Who likes the process of hiring? It’s difficult but, when it comes to interviewing potential employees, you need to ask the loaded questions. That’s because hiring the right people is central to the continuing growth and success of your business. So you need to use your interview wisely — to identify job…


Talking Business with Microsoft

We, at Microsoft, are happy to announce ‘Talking Business’ to help entrepreneurs and business owners succeed. We believe in your ability to innovate and in the ability of technology to help, so we are laying on wicked workshops, scintillating seminars and a fun and interactive stand, something you will have to see for yourself. Come and…


Productive mobile working is now a reality

Advances in mobile technology are making it easier to work productively on the move using a smartphone or media tablet. As the boundaries between work in the office and on the move blur, business leaders and employees are considering how best they can targetproductivity gains. More and more professional people are taking advantage of mobile…


Business is very Pinteresting

  We love Pinterest. Fact. New social media platforms keep creeping up. Everybody loves a bit of Facebook, interacting on twitter, but now this blog has decided to share its social media fetishes with the only, and cutely named, Pinterest. Pinterest is more common and focuses its attention on sharing photos, guides, and namely infographics….


Security is getting better

Windows 8 is just fab isn’t? So many nice words and so useful. This blog may still be biased, but we just love it. Highlighted this week are just some of the security highlights available on the operating system. Windows 8 includes a number of new and improved security features. Not only is there the…