Wednesday, 09 November 2016 09:28 Written by Michael Newman
In relation to staff used for freelance jobs, a specialist HMRC team will target employers suspected of avoiding national insurance.
Over the past few days we have been receiving a growing amount of emails with suspicious links purporting to be from the Crown Prosecution Service. They are malicious - delete them!
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 11:24 Written by Michael Newman
It is estimated that by 2020 almost one in two people (47%) will get cancer, which in a lot of cases is a critical illness, at some point in their lives. Some employers may be ill equipped to deal with staff who have such a condition and are unfamiliar with the law.
Monday, 26 September 2016 10:53 Written by Ian Grey
Details of 'at least' 500 million Yahoo users have been stolen. Here's what you should do.
With the increase of cyber crime in the UK and its effect on small businesses, here is a scam that we have seen on the rise again, aimed at people who have just registered a domain name, primarily a .com.
We are all aware of the importance of shredding confidential documents and that there are companies out there that can manage this process for us. However, just because these companies exist doesn’t mean that people are actually using them, often choosing to undertake the task themselves.
Published in Blog
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 09:30 Written by Ian Grey
Google have announced they will look at how pop-ups are used as part of the process to determine where websites appear in search results.
Published in Web, SEO & Social Media
It's hard to have any discussion about IT these days without the cloud cropping up at some point. A few years ago, this technology was still an emerging solution limited to ambitious early adopters, but in 2016, it has become a mainstream solution that is impossible to ignore.
Monday, 08 August 2016 13:17 Written by Ted Wigzell
There has been lots of publicity recently that there are more people in employment than ever before. However, the fact that the population of the UK is at its highest ever seems to be overlooked. More significantly, there seems to be no tangible acknowledgement that the self employed and SME sector is leading the way in terms of growth.
Published in General
For many small businesses, time is one of the most valuable resources they possess - and often one of the scarcest. With limited numbers of staff available to manage essential operations and budgets still stretched thin, it can often feel as though there simply aren't enough hours in the day.