Malware is a huge threat to the cyber security of companies. If your business’ computer system becomes infected with malware it can leave it vulnerable to data and financial loss as well as operational disruption. So it is vital that you should take the correct steps to ensure that you are protected. Businesses and individuals across the world fall victim to it every single day.
Working from home definitely has its pros. The flexibility to work around family and childcare commitments and saving time on the long commute are just two of a long list of reasons why people love to work at home. But, working from home also has its pitfalls. Here are our top five working from home pitfalls and what you can do to avoid them.
Marketers and sales employees in your department might be working to their abilities to achieve what is expected from them, but they might never excel without the tools they need, and are finally available on the market. Find out how your business can progress with the little bit of help from automated marketing.
If you currently have physical servers for your business and are looking for another way, you may have heard of cloud storage. Many companies are reaping the rewards of utilising cloud server space – but is it right for you?
With everything at the touch of our fingertips, it’s no wonder that we complete most of our actions on our Smartphone’s these days. Whether it be sending off some emails, ordering shopping or other general lifestyle tasks - it’s much easier to just use your Smartphone. It now seems that there will be an increasing number of consumers who will use their phone as opposed to a computer to do their banking.
With customer services becoming increasingly more online centered, more and more businesses are turning to online chat services when delivering the best experience for their customers. You might be surprised as to just how much impact live chat can have on both the customer experience and your company’s sales performance. Here are some of the best reasons to implement it as an essential online tool.
Any business owner who goes through the emotional turmoil of running a business, first founding it, and then growing it out to a reasonable size, will understand the desire to build it so that it might grow even when you are done with it. To be able to work in a business that you have founded, right up until the age that you retire, is a distinction that only a few people will ever achieve. Whether you are looking to the distant future, or you just want to make sure that your business is in the best possible health in the near future, knowing how to nurture any talent that you identify on your staff is an invaluable skill.
looking after the finances of your business properly doesn’t have to be difficult. As long as you make an effort to stay on top of your financial situation and pay close attention to the direction it is heading in, you should have no trouble keeping your business finances in order.
While more and more companies are making use of business management software, some are still doing things in a traditional way, from invoicing to accounting, task allocation, communications, and so much more. These important tasks are unfortunately time-consuming. With a reliable software designed to speed up your day-to-day processes within the organisation, you are likely to save time, energy and resources. All these equate to lesser costs (and overhead), and more profit.
Promoting on social media can be rather like walking a tightrope. If your messaging hits the right chord, your products will be flying off the digital shelves. If you can’t find a meaningful way to connect with people, you’ll crash and burn. So, how do you find ways to promote without sounding salesy?