The last thing on many business owner’s minds is what would happen if they suffered an accident or illness that meant they became unable to manage their business or personal affairs.
#Investor Resources - 22/04/2016
Steve Case, the founder of America Online (AOL), recently discussed his forecast of the future of technology in a recent Fortune article. Case briefly outlines his theory of technological innovation, which can be split into three waves:
#News - 08/04/2016
For all growing businesses, and for start-ups in particular, one concern which often appears at an early stage is the risk of dilution of the ethos of the organisation as new employees join who may lack buy-in to the founding concepts.
#Business Resources - 01/04/2016
There are hundreds and thousands of apps available to smartphone and tablet users, many of which are free. The majority of us own or have access to such devices and will use a range of apps on a daily basis, for example news, music, health and fitness and travel apps to name just a few.
#Market Research - 01/04/2016
Skype (which was purchased by Microsoft in 2007) has recently announced that its audio and chat functions are now integrated into Microsoft’s Office Online and OneDrive - in the words of the company “bringing your Skype experiences together with activities like email and other online services, so that you can get things done faster”.
#News - 25/03/2016
As businesses grow, it is very important that business owners consider how to protect their personal wealth from business risks, including their home.
#Investor Resources - 25/03/2016
According to the Federation of Small Businesses, SMEs account for 99.9% of all private sector businesses in the UK, employing 15.6m people (60% of UK private sector employment) and generate £1.8 trillion in annual turnover (47% of UK private sector turnover). It is no wonder that SMEs are a vital part of any economy, disproportionately impacting job creation and economic growth.
#Market Research - 18/03/2016
There has been a marked increase in new prop tech start-ups over the last year as they look to mirror the success of fintech in the property sector.
#News - 04/03/2016
Last week Facebook announced the launch of the Telecom Infra Project (TIP); an engineering-focused, collaboration initiative that is bringing together operators, infrastructure providers, system integrators and technology companies to drive innovation in telecom infrastructure and unlock new opportunities.
#News - 26/02/2016
Digital startups are a significant part of the UK’s economic fabric. The digital economy in the UK is the largest and fastest growing amongst the G20 economies and the sector employs around 1.5 million people (a figure which continues to grow). These are facts not to be messed with.
#News - 19/02/2016