Organisations are only as strong as their weakest link. The National Cyber Security Centre must ensure companies develop a strategy to equip their IT teams.
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It’s essential for the board members to work together as an efficient team – this means the first action for any CEO is defining everyone’s roles.
It may seem overwhelming, but tackling the EU GDPR strategically and logically will make the task more manageable for businesses.
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What sort of judgements are you making when you see prime minister Theresa May present? Like her or loathe her, May could be part of the furniture for at least another three years.
It’s very common to come across small business owners whose growth has plateaued after a promising first few years, and who’ve resigned themselves to a reality where they accept a functioning business model and carry on at a steady and somewhat stagnated pace.
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Don’t be scared to think innovatively and open-mindedly, and consider the impact of your actions on stakeholders. Most importantly, being ethical is key for successful marketing!
Growth capital loans are an alternative source of funding for fast-growing small and medium-sized businesses. It is capital that can help companies grow but which does not require to give up control of the company or dilute its equity.
Dieter Newell, senior director at eBay, explains why recent conversations with business owners have shown him why entrepreneurial grit will triumph over any statistical doom-mongering.
Playing the right role impacts the bottom line in business, so it’s important that you get into character before delivering your boardroom performance.
By 2020, Gartner predicts there will be 20.8 billion data-creating devices connected to the internet, compared to just over six billion in 2016.