Employee perks: The PR power of benefits for a small business

No small business could compete with employee perks like Goldman Sachs’ cover for gender reassignment surgery or free housing for interns, as offered by Facebook. But there are plenty of smaller businesses owning it in the creativity stakes, offering benefits which really get people talking. Employee perks for PR gain are a marvellous tool for small businesses

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Is your business and your business telecoms ready for MIFID II?

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MIFID II) is the EU legislation that regulates firms who provide services to clients linked to ‘financial instruments’. MiFID II was applied in the UK from November 2007, but is now being revised to improve the functioning of financial markets in light of the financial crisis and to strengthen

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Don’t just set up, step up – growing your business to success

The UK has always been a hotbed of entrepreneurship, but in recent years the influence of the start-up economy is growing dramatically. In 2016, a phenomenal 80 new businesses were registered every hour. This remarkable level of business creation is testament not only to a thriving entrepreneurial culture, but also the liberating impact of technology. Vonage

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Businesses still do not have a cyber security plan

Nearly half (45 per cent) of small businesses don’t have a cyber security plan for their business according to research by Smith & Williamson, the accountancy, investment management and tax group. The recent cyber attack crippled businesses around the globe. However, despite the well-publicised effect of what was a relatively low tech attack, recent research has

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