Guest Blog: Is my Business getting left behind?

  It is a valid and important question every business owner should ask. Today’s technology is advancing at a rapid rate. Almost everyday something new hits the markets. New applications, new designs, new ways to market business, and let’s not forget new tools like Google Glass, smart watches, smart clothing even smart fitness! It’s easy…


Mobile Technology is Broadening

The definition of ‘mobile’ in the technology sector will broaden during 2013, it has been predicted. Writing for Forbes, Parmy Olson noted that the “smartest machine” in many homes, besides a desktop computer or laptop, is now a smartphone. She noted that everything else – from the TV to the toaster – is dumb by…


Up and running! Ten top tech tips for new business owners

How to use technology in your business – in plain English! Just starting up in business? Congratulations! You’re the engine room of our economic recovery. You’re a beacon of hope in troubled times. You’re, err…, probably getting no sleep, juggling too many balls, and realising that this entrepreneurship lark isn’t non-stop glamour. Well, we can’t…


Small Business Tips for Tackling the Recession

When will it all be over?! Or, “Recessionomics, and why it doesn’t matter”   If there’s one question on the lips of most small business owners, it is this: when will the recession all be over? Let’s begin with five potential answers: 1) The official answer is, when the country returns to positive GDP. The…


Technology startup? Microsoft BizSpark could help you

Microsoft BizSpark is a global programme that helps fast-track the success of early stage technology startups with all the right resources, including software, support and marketing visibility. Through BizSpark,  you can: ·         Connect with startups, investors, mentors and partners in your area ·         Get Microsoft software through a no-charge MSDN subscription which includes Windows Azure…


Technology makes you happy!

Remember that when you’re next swearing at your PC/ISP/smartphone/satnav etc. A study from the Chartered Institute for IT analysed the result of a survey of 35,000 around the world and found that there are positive links between access to technology and feelings of well-being. Women in developing countries, and people of both sexes with low…