The first trick to dealing with cyber security is realising it is multi-faceted with several layers/elements – including technology and human intervention.
Over the next year alone, The Pensions Regulator has estimated there could be over 800,000 small employers just like you getting to grips with and trying to make time for auto-enrolment.
Trends are always coming and going, but one that’s stuck around for much longer than most is the focus on workplace collaboration and engagement.
As anyone with a website will know, app security is always a concern, whether it’s your website being disrupted by a DDoS attack or a cyber criminal hacking into your system to steal sensitive data.
The 89th Academy Awards gave viewers the chance to admire their stars in glittering attire and see the best in the industry awarded the ultimate accolade in film. Few will recognise any of the winners for make-up and sound mixing though, which leads me to believe there is something businesses can learn from the movie industry.
Starting up as an offline retailer today can be daunting. You don’t have to look very hard to find articles bemoaning the death of the High Street. You would have to be crazy to even try, right?
The world has become a less predictable place following the rollercoaster events of 2016. Whilst the naysayers might claim expanding in such times is unwise, it is actually an opportune time to grow your business worldwide.
Picking out factors impacting the retail M&A market in the UK is made easier due to the importance of recent events and a particular megatrend that weighs heavily on deal executives’ minds when evaluating market strategies and buying opportunities.
Every week I find myself reading about overnight success stories – businesses that seemingly come out of nowhere and succeeded beyond the founders’ wildest dreams. Such companies include Deliveroo, Airbnb and Snapchat, and are radically disrupting industries, turning from startup to mid-size enterprise in the process.
A year after the launch of Entrepreneurial Spark at the Royal Bank of Scotland’s Edinburgh-based headquarters, the hub has opened its doors to the fintech community.
The expenses system is something the business world has learned to loathe. If it was a marriage, the two sides could be found glowering at each other from either side of a divorce court.
WiredScore, a platform for landlords to share broadband information, spoke to Real Business about the impact of poor connectivity – and what business owners should look for when seeking new office space.