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How to protect your organisation from ransomware

Do you need to know how to prevent a ransomware incident, and what to do if your organisation is infected. Ransomware is a growing global cyber security threat, and one which could affect any organisation that does [...]

May 12th, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Dealing with Ransomware – where do you start?

At the time of writing, you’ll have read that the NHS is trying to get a handle on the malware believed to be Wanna Decryptor and that the same attack has already hit Telefonica and [...]

May 12th, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Setting the privacy settings in your Office 365 account

One of the benefits of Office 365 is that you can share files externally from your organisation as well as those within your firm’s perimeters. In light of the recent information highlighted about Docs.com and [...]

March 28th, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

How to prevent technology from becoming a distraction at work

Generally, people use technology in an attempt to aid their productivity. Gadgets and apps are supposed to make things easier, but is all this tech actually taking over our lives and making us less [...]

March 9th, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Protect your business from a Cyber Attack

Cybercrime is one of the greatest challenges facing businesses today and it's something a lot of businesses are not prepared to handle. No amount of investment or training in technology, it seems, can prevent a [...]

March 1st, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Cloud, and why Public Cloud is better for your business

Let’s start with what cloud computing is… There are many variations of cloud computing and as many definitions. Most of us have at least a vague idea that it is something to do with [...]

February 6th, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What is cloud computing & why is it so great?

What is cloud computing? Simply put, cloud computing is the delivery of computing services – servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics and more – over the Internet (“the cloud”). Companies offering these computing services [...]

February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Five reasons why small businesses should be using Microsoft Office 365

It's hard to imagine, there was actually a time when flexible working didn't exist, and productivity would inevitably slow down as soon as the worker left the office. Customer expectations have meant that businesses have [...]

November 15th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

10 Simple Excel Tips and Tricks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Excel is such a powerful tool for presenting and analysing data. But, with the huge amount of manipulations you can do, it can sometimes be overwhelming to discover some of the simplest tricks that can [...]

September 15th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , |0 Comments

IT security is a threat to UK businesses

The cyber security landscape is evolving. Lone cyber-attacks, organised criminal hacking and state-sponsored cybercrime are all on the rise and are a threat to every organisation with a connection to the internet. These attackers have [...]

September 13th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

7 Simple Microsoft Outlook Tricks for Increasing Productivity

Millions of people use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage their email and calendar at work. That's no surprise given that Office is the worlds most popular collaboration and productivity platform. But the truth is: [...]

September 8th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , |0 Comments

3 Ways Microsoft Power BI Can Help Your Sales Team Succeed

With an ever changing and evolving market and the massive amount of data available, your sales team’s job of knowing their customer base isn’t easy. Sorting through data sets, spreadsheets and different software can slow [...]

August 17th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Yammer News – Updates To User Experiences & IT Controls

Microsoft has announced some new updates to Yammer, the enterprise social network. Watch Microsoft Mechanics taking an in-depth look at the new updates to Yammer, from enhanced security & compliance to greater team productivity. Angus [...]

August 4th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How the four pillars of productivity can drive your business forward

As a business owner, what keeps you awake at night? The finances? Staff issues? If you think about it, productivity is the underlying issue. Staff aren’t performing well enough to gain the revenues you need [...]

July 14th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Building the Most Productive Workforce in the World

"Do you want to know why we chose Office 365? It's because of Microsoft," Facebook CIO Tim Campos said in a video. "Microsoft got cool again." This is a big customer win for Microsoft because [...]

5 Tips To Be More Productive With OneNote

Need to collect your thoughts, do web research, record a meeting, insert drawings, tables, images or more? OneNote is your tool. OneNote is the most versatile tool in Office 365. Literally your digital notebook, OneNote [...]

July 11th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Make Your Business Safer Today

50% of the worst breaches in 2015 were caused by inadvertent human error. Don’t let your employees become your organisation’s Achilles’ heel. Cyber criminals are always looking for the easiest point of entry into [...]

June 17th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Women in a STEM job role

Women represent the majority of young university graduates, but are still under-represented in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science (STEM) fields. Worse, women’s progress in breaking into these fields has slowed down in recent [...]

June 9th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

10 Facts About Ransomware You Need To Know

Ransomware is the most sophisticated malware program. It locks out a user’s system, demands ransom, uses FBI’s logo and so on. We have been apprised with these facts till now. But there is much that [...]

June 7th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Midmarket Firms Face ‘Big Company’ IT Challenges

With the ever increasing data capacity needed by businesses and an explosion of cloud apps and services, IT challenges that were once only keeping big companies awake at night, are increasingly effecting mid to small businesses. [...]

June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Top 10 IT Challenges for Small Businesses

The landscape in IT is in constant shift as digital transformation impacts the way we communicate, work, and buy. Customer driven economy is challenging businesses of all size to innovate in order to enhance the customer experience. [...]

May 13th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

So you got distracted from your work. Again

PRODUCTIVITY: The state or quality of being productive Who isn't looking to be a little more productive and efficient with their time? Any time you can decrease the time it takes to complete a task [...]

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Finally! A Tool That Proves To Your Boss How Much Your Time Is Wasted With Meetings

With a tool built into some Office 365 plans you can now see exactly how much of your time at work is being used up by other people. In a typical office there are a whole [...]

May 11th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Facebook F8 Event – ChatBots, Planes, Satellites and more

Photo: Flickr user Maurizio Pesce Facebook's F8 developer conference kicked off today, live streamed around the world, and already there have been some huge announcements. Dressed in trademark jeans and t-shirt Mark Zuckerberg outlined [...]

April 12th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How To Create A Killer LinkedIn Profile That Will Get You Noticed

Your LinkedIn profile is effectively your online CV. It is a great channel for personal branding and can help you build a powerful presence on the most popular professional social network with over 300 million [...]

April 11th, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , |0 Comments

Addressing Your CxO’s Top Five Cloud Security Concerns

Customers frequently ask us how they can defend their Office 365 tenancy. While the motivations and capabilities of attackers vary widely, most attacks still follow a common process. The security industry refers to it as [...]

March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Views|Tags: , , |0 Comments