May will be known as the month WannaCry ransomware took the globe by storm. It also brought two issues to the fore – that SMEs still believe cyberattacks are the preserve of large companies, and that the globe loves relying on old, unsupported software.
Tech & Innovation
A surprise accolade confirms Richard Blanford’s view that continued innovation is the way forward, while failing fast is no bad thing if quickly abandoned.
Real Business has sought insights on Instagram success for SMEs, speaking with the head of small of medium businesses at the Facebook-owned platform.
The experiences and lessons learned by market-leading businesses speaking at Amazon Academy in Edinburgh showcased the country’s entrepreneurial talent and demonstrated future enterprise growth potential.
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.
New technology, automation and new ways of communicating – particularly through social media – have revolutionised the customer service landscape.
As head honcho, you know exactly how much blood, sweat and tears went into building your corner of the corporate world. In many ways, it is like your child – you raised it from nothing. But to ensure its growth you need a business continuity plan.
Small rural businesses have it tough and tend to rely more on traditional processes; whether that’s just selling locally, relying on word of mouth, or banking in person at the local branch.
Jo Macfarlane is a Scottish candle maker who dreams to export globally and crack Europe. She has a few digital challenges in her way, but here’s how she plans to overcome them and get exporting globally.
It’s fitting that billionaire Mark Cuban thinks artificial intelligence will produce the world’s first trillionaire, given the tech will displace millions of workers.
Facebook has brought together 15 fast-growth British businesses to form a UK SME Council, which Olly Sewell, senior manager of SMB in UK & Ireland, discussed in detail with Real Business.
Online gambling – an unstoppable vice or a natural human urge for risk? Whatever your opinion on it, making bets is certainly big business.