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Coronavirus scams costing businesses millions

Back in April I wrote about the threat of cyber-crime and the new challenges we faced, considering almost overnight a huge number of businesses were suddenly operating remotely. Many with their...
Lee Stripe
Lee Stripe
Wiltshire Police
Posted on: 08.12.20
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Appsbroker's Mike Conner on the benefits of building a business in Swindon

mike_conner_appsbroker.jpg Few people epitomise the heart of tech in Swindon more than Mike Conner, founder and chief executive of Appsbroker . Mike set up the business 14 years ago and it is now...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 23.11.20
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51% of SMB leaders think their business isn’t a target for cybercriminals
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Small businesses are often thought to be a forgotten entity when it comes to cybercrime. On the surface, it seems like a fair assumption that hackers wouldn’t target small businesses when there are...
Simone Webber
Simone Webber
Posted on: 10.11.20
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Get ready for the Techies – Swindon’s premier technology awards

We're supporting the Social Impact Award at this year’s Techies
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 02.11.20
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Cybersecurity tips for remote employees

With the unfortunate and somewhat hectic transition to remote work, many businesses are struggling to land on their feet. If companies are not able to adjust quickly to the new environment, they can...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 20.10.20
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Helping employees understand their payslips

Over the past year, 2.8 million people in the UK claim to be impacted by an incorrect payslip. Due to COVID-19, you may have had to furlough some of your staff or implement pay cuts. These...
Stacey McIntosh
Stacey McIntosh
Sage Advice UK
Posted on: 25.09.20
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How are your employees coping working from home?

How have your employees been coping with COVID-19 over the past months? As we seem to be entering a second wave of the pandemic, companies are now thinking of how they will need to be working in the...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 23.09.20
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How to grow your business with remote staff

The COVID-19 pandemic has been truly devastating for businesses of all sizes. Organisations are facing challenges that are completely unforeseen and unprecedented - so perhaps it is not surprising...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 07.09.20
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CityFibre chooses Swindon for £40m gigabit city investment
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Nearly every home and business in Swindon will gain access to next-generation broadband thanks to a major investment by CityFibre, the UK’s third national digital infrastructure platform. Swindon is...
James Hobson
Posted on: 01.09.20
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