Staff and IT training

Getting the right IT is just the first step. Appropriate training, policies and working practices can help you maximise return on your IT investment.

Staff and IT training
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Staff and IT training - overview

Getting the right IT is just the first step. Appropriate training, policies and working practices can help you maximise return on your IT investment.

Your IT policies
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Your IT policies - overview

IT policies are essential to ensure your computer network, email, data and social media is used correctly. Find our free sample policies and guidance.

Computer health and safety
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Computer health and safety - overview

You are required to protect your employees' health and safety. Find out how to manage the risks from IT equipment and avoid potential problems.

Flexible working
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Flexible working - overview

Find out how mobile devices, broadband internet and cloud-based services can enable you to introduce flexible working to our business.

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IT health and safety FAQ

Your business IT system can pose real risks to your employees. Find answers to the most frequently asked IT health and safety questions.

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IT policy FAQs

Why do I need an IT policy? What should it cover? How do I make sure my policy is implemented? We answer your main IT policy questions.

Employees who work from home
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Employees who work from home

Extended flexible working rights and technology have made homeworking increasingly attractive. Here's how to support homeworking for your employees.

Introducing home working - checklist
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Introducing homeworking - checklist

More and more employees are working flexibly or from home - some as part of self isolation during the COVID-19 outbreak. This checklist explains how to successfully and legally implement homeworking.

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Sample email use policy

This free, sample email use policy describes how your staff are allowed to use your email system, so they know what is and isn’t permitted.

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Sample internet use policy

Our free, sample internet use policy template will help you create a policy that explains how your employees may and may not use the internet at work.

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Sample social media policy template

Our free, sample social media policy template can help you write a social media policy for your business detailing how social media may be used.

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Q&A: introducing homeworking

What is homeworking? How can homeworking benefit my business? Find the answer to all your questions on the implications of homeworking.

Man in a blue suit using his laptop to create a virtual office
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Creating a virtual office using VoIP

If you want to impress customers, sometimes it helps to look like a larger operation. One way is to create a virtual office environment using VoIP.

Man in a beige t-shirt working from home on his laptop with a mug beside him
FAQs

Homeworking FAQs

What is homeworking? How can homeworking benefit my business? Find the answer to all your questions on the implications of homeworking.