With any growing business managing cash flow is crucial in running the business efficiently. Get it wrong and you’ll need short term loans to pay suppliers, staff and contractors and the added pressure of interest repayments. Here’s the five-step action plan that helped David Barker's business flourish.
Getting passionate about process!
How you can change the organisational structure to deal with the problems that growth can bring.
It's time to break out the specialists!
David Barker shares the secrets of successfully scaling-up a fast-growing company.
We all get frustrated when our broadband is unreliable, more so if work is on the line. David Barker surmises that quality service from your ISP is key.
With the collapse of channel and cloud hosting provider 2e2 earlier this year, David Barker looks back at the impact this has had on businesses using cloud services and what you should be looking for in your provider.
Enough of all the confusion around cloud computing: David Barker explains the term once and for all.
David Barker looks at the future of connectivity for SMEs in the UK and what is driving the need for faster, more reliable internet access.
Managing business growth, especially in a fast growing start-up, is not an easy task. David Barker looks at some of the growth issues he has faced.
Big data is the net result of everything we do being monitored, captured and stored (an example of this is a loyalty card which tracks your purchases). This data is large, very large and generates faster than current technologies can store, process or manage it.
Doing business over the internet has led to an explosion in the amount of data we’re gathering, and storing it can be a technological and financial headache.