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Cyber security struggles: where to go to for help

Cyber security is one of the most important challenges facing businesses today but sadly, many fail to get even the basics right. Thankfully, however, there are a variety of organisations to turn to...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 30.09.19
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Gloucestershire's emerging cyber security cluster

Attending a GFirstLEP cyber security meeting, I was impressed by the enthusiasm of some of the leading lights in cyber which I believe will be a key cornerstone in Gloucestershire’s industrial future...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 05.08.19
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How to grow your employee engagement using interactive technology

Improving employee engagement levels is essential for any organisation. Lack of engagement kills productivity, increases labour turnover and has a negative effect on every aspect of office life...
Natalie Harris-Briggs
Natalie Harris-Briggs
Avocor
Posted on: 17.06.19
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Big Data, Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain – What The...?!

Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain: an ABC guide to the latest tech trends and what they mean for your business
Lee Allen
Lee Allen
Data³
Posted on: 12.04.19
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Make or save money for your business…using data analytics

How KYC (knowing your customer) & KYE (knowing your employees) can help you make smarter, quicker & better decisions. Data can be used to make your business money in two ways…
Lee Allen
Lee Allen
Data³
Posted on: 08.04.19
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How data can help you tell stories and grow your business

Making and saving money using data is increasingly lucrative in the business world, and it’s not hard to see why. A guide to transforming your business data into awesome new business tools
Lee Allen
Lee Allen
Data³
Posted on: 02.04.19
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How to prepare your organisation for PCI compliance

PCI DSS (the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is the leading industry standard for securely handling payment card data . It is a necessity for businesses that accept credit, debit or...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 05.11.18
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Peter Boucher on starting out and buying out in business

Peter Boucher is a big man who talks big with a lot of sense. peter-boucher-excalibur-comms.jpg The chief executive of Excalibur Communications in Swindon recently led a management buyout of the...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 06.09.18
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Bristol set for city-wide roll-out of ultrafast broadband

In July, a group of Business West Initiative members including The Bristol Port Company, Bristol Sport, First Bus, Wessex Water, Watershed, Bristol University, Bristol City Council and others had the...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 10.08.18
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