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Gamified training - three big mistakes to avoid

Date: 1 February 2019

By: Christopher Pappas

Four tools for trimming online videos

Date: 15 January 2019

By: Amee Nick

Are you risking critical business data loss?

Date: 21 December 2018

By: Rob Stevenson

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How tech can save your business big bucks

Smart business tech can help your business grow and thrive. Here are three ways to save money with tech that you might not have thought of.

Date: 18 December 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Avoid these common shipping mistakes!

Online retailers and exporters can find shipping costs quickly escalate when shipping goods overseas. These tips can help minimise costly mistakes.

Date: 25 January 2018   By: Jennifer Carson

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Buyer beware: finding the right broadband deal

Finding the right broadband deal for your business is not easy - promises on price and speeds may not live up to expectations, warns Dave Millett.

Date: 4 September 2017   By: Dave Millett

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Five smart ways to reduce your energy bills

Five ways to reduce the energy costs in your SME - the savings that smart technology and machine-to-machine communication can deliver.

Date: 29 August 2017   By: Emily Marchant

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Bring your own device? It's really about the apps

Flexible working has come on in strides. In the UK, employees have the right to request it. As a result, 'bring your own device' is now normal.

Date: 14 September 2015   By: IT Donut contributor

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Holding out for a hero: how to find the perfect developer

Whether for a killer app or a website re-build, demand for developers runs high. So, how can you find the right developer for your business?

Date: 8 December 2014   By: IT Donut contributor

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Do you suffer from these hidden IT costs?

Got a computer, tablet and a smart phone? In addition to these fairly obvious tech costs, your business could be paying for its IT in other ways.

Date: 18 November 2014   By: John McGarvey

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Why ignoring IT investment is a dangerous game

If your computers look like this, it's time to upgrade. (Image: Flickr user Marcin Wichary.)...

Date: 31 January 2013   By: John McGarvey

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Your IT check-up: five things to review every year

The start of the year is a perfect time to review some crucial aspects of your company's IT systems and services. You can make sure everything's running smoothly and be confident you're all set for the year ahead.

Date: 29 January 2013   By: John McGarvey

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Now you can get hardware as a service too

The term software as a service (SaaS) is often used to describe cloud computing, where you pay a monthly charge to use software instead of making a one-off purchase. Businesses commonly use software as a service for things like business accounting and customer relationship management.

Date: 17 December 2012   By: John McGarvey

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The best ways to upgrade your PC on any budget

Lethargic laptop? Dodgy desktop? If your computer's starting to feel long in the tooth, that doesn't mean you have to consign it to the scrap heap just yet.

Date: 23 October 2012   By: John McGarvey

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How to know what's best for your business

People who run businesses are always on the lookout for what is best for their company. And when people in business ask for help with technology, they get a number of equally firm but often contradictory answers.

Date: 30 November 2011   By: Robert Davies

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Brand doesn't matter in the workplace, reckons maker of 'terrorist watch'

Does your business IT break down often? (Image: fauxto_digit on Flickr.)...

Date: 21 November 2011   By: John McGarvey

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Why are women slower to adopt technology?

Is the technology gender gap growing?...

Date: 31 October 2011   By: Zabisco Digital

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Why you should embrace employees who bring their own IT to work

The Timico research shows that over 50% of SMBs don't think BYOD is a positive development. Yet isn't it one of the easiest ways to give your staff access to the latest technology? This post would make the argument for BYOD - or even giving employees their own budget to spend as they wish.

Date: 17 October 2011   By: Trefor Davies

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