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Without the office, what are we?

The current hoo-hah about advertised vs. actual speeds shouldn't detract from one of the biggest benefits of broadband — it allows home workers at least some form of access to the office network. Mums on school runs, carers for the elderly, those who actually believe the designated arrival time...

Date: 28 July, 2010   By: Administrator

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The domain name game

Sorry if I seem a bit out of breath, but apparently I can order my “.co” domain TODAY, so obviously I've been hurrying while stocks last.

Date: 22 July, 2010   By: Martin Read

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Poll: Where do you store your backups?

Following the recent post about what the disaster-struck didn’t do we'd love to hear where you store your backups, if you back anything up at all. Got any horror stories you'd like to share? Lost your entire client database? Or are you a backup angel? Are there any stories out there where y...

Date: 16 July, 2010   By: Administrator

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OMG! Are you AOK for CRM?

It seems ours is a world littered with TLAs. Sorry, perhaps you’ve not come across that particular TLA before – it stands for Three Letter Acronym. As the number of management theories and business technologies expands exponentially, those seeking to describe them have resorted to apparent...

Date: 14 July, 2010   By: Administrator

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Eight common things the disaster-struck didn’t do

Please blow a raspberry in my general direction if you think this post is overly doom-mongering. But the sad fact is that many small businesses are totally unaware of how much of their data is at risk.

Date: 8 July, 2010   By: Administrator

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Do your employees need iPhones?

My mother is a middle aged woman, constantly travelling and in contact with the office. Her employer provides her with a Blackberry, which she takes everywhere, along with her address book. That’s right, an analogue, paper, not-HD address book. Last time I was unfortunate enough to delve into ...

Date: 5 July, 2010   By: Administrator

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There’s beauty in business data...

Look, I’m just going to come out and say it - I like spreadsheets. I also like greenfinches, the music of Debussy and the plays of Jez Butterworth - but it’s the spreadsheet thing that worries people most.

Date: 1 July, 2010   By: Administrator