Guest Blog: Using DDoS Attacks to Manipulate Bitcoin pricing

The Bitcoin is a form of digital currency that was first launched back in 2009, and has slowly increased in prevalence across the web since. It’s now accepted by a fair few well known sites, including the WordPress CMS. However, recent times have seen it gain more publicity following the revelation that financial speculators have…


Guest Blog: Vital counters of manipulative and non-manipulative negotiation tactics

Negotiations are vital for both our personal and professional affairs. Learning how to combine the needs and wants of an opponent, and build a mutually-favorable agreement is the solution to a healthy life and a fruitful business relationship. Believe it or not, negotiations make us more effective and they help us stay competitive. That competitive…


Guest Blog: How To Plan For Your Employee Training

As companies change and adopt new policies, strategies and technologies, the need to implement employee training becomes more prominent. Too often though, companies put off training because they fear it will be either too expensive or take too much time to complete. Instead, they offer a basic overview, often in an e-mail or memo, and…


Guest Blog: Is your broadband provider living up to expectations for your business?

There are many different internet service providers (ISPs) jockeying for position, some of which are demonstrably better equipped to offer higher quality broadband solutions than others. But what defines a good ISP and how can you determine whether your current package is living up to expectations? Data Allowance The amount of data you can download…


Guest Blog: Top 5 Business Focused Mobile Apps for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur with a business coming fresh off the ground, you’re going to want to have as many tools as you can to make sure you’re prepared to handle every situation as efficiently as possible. Luckily, we live in the smartphone age and now have pocket devices that double and triple as secretaries, computers,…


Guest Blog: A Small Guide to Building an Online Store from Scratch

Thanks to the appearance of advanced ecommerce software solutions, also known as online shopping carts, nowadays, it has become pretty much easier to start up your own online venture. Many entrepreneurs worldwide highly appreciate this remarkable opportunity to create a full-fledged online store while avoiding significant investments on professional web development and design services. Many…


Guest Blog: Busting Some Common Cloud Myths

When discussing cloud technology (and we are not talking cumulonimbus here) many people will look at you puzzled and say that it is not for them or their business. So much so, that cloud has remained a mystery to so many and few are aware how deep the technology is embedded in our online culture….


Guest Blog: The Importance of Regular News Updates on a Blog

The Importance of Regular News Updates on a Blog Building a company website isn’t just about selling your products; it’s about building an online presence for your company so that people visiting the site get some kind of value from it, whether that is interacting with members of your team or in the instance of…


Guest Blog: Workplace trust

The Small Business Blog recently posted an article which discussed the best practices for conducting employee surveys. In it, we learned some valuable lessons about how to get the most out of a survey – the main purpose of which is to gauge employee engagement levels. But what if the results aren’t all that you…