Month: September 2016

If you’re thinking of taking the plunge and starting your own business, the struggle to get funding could be a real stumbling block, especially given the ongoing economic uncertainty that has followed the Brexit vote.

So if you’ve a winning idea and a robust business plan in place, here are some of the ways you can raise that much-needed corporate finance to kickstart your business…

Guides & How-Tos Inspiration

Yahoo is at the centre of the biggest security breach in history as hackers got their hands on the names, email addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, security questions and answers, and encrypted passwords associated with at least half a billion Yahoo accounts, about 8 million of which are thought to be from the UK.

And it’s thought the hack was funded by another country in a ‘state-sponsored’ attack, but it’s not known which country was behind it.

All of which is obviously concerning, but have you ever wondered how hackers actually make their money?

Technology

Do you sometimes wake in the middle of the night and immediately reach for your smartphone? Or put down your knife and fork during meal times to check social media? Have you ever had arguments with those closest to you about how much time you spend on your device?

If so, you’ve probably got a smartphone addiction. And you’re far from alone.

Technology

Every one of us has a winning business idea in us, but it takes a big leap of faith to make that move to turn that winning idea into a viable startup business.

And while there’s loads of advice out there on why and how you should go all in for your own startup, there’s not much out there that offers up reasons why you shouldn’t.

But we’ve found some…

Infographics Work from home

Commuting is a complete waste of time. Remote working is the way to go.

In a world where most office workers can do the day-to-day from the comfort of their own home, it makes no sense for them to waste hours of their valuable time travelling to work – at least not every day anyway.

So if your business isn’t offering employees the chance to work remotely, here are four irrefutable reasons why that has to change…

Flexible working Work from home