Offer: 40 per cent discount on Telnames subscription!
Sponsored article: Put your business in your customer’s pockets today with Telnames and get a huge 40 per cent discount off on your first year – exclusively for British SME users! In today’s connected world, consumers have become used to searching for the services they need online. Indeed, according to Google, 95 per cent of smartphone users regularly search for – and, as a result, get in contact with – local service providers online. What’s more, Google’s research reveals that when... Read more >
Benefits of video conferencing to businesses
Featured Post: Times are tough, especially for businesses struggling to break even, let alone make a profit. Smaller enterprises in particular are finding it hard to stay afloat, meaning that in order to survive they need to get value for money from everything they purchase. Powwow Now video conferencing may be one such product that helps them do just that, but how? Video conferencing is perhaps the best possible tool any business could have at their disposal to help save money on travel costs. It’s... Read more >
In the clouds
Cloud computing is the latest tech talking point, but how could it help your business today, asks Fasthosts’ Claire Lewis For a number of years now there has been talk, deliberation and confusion over the term ‘Cloud Computing’. The concept is most often associated in relation to making business IT more dynamic, but what exactly does ‘Cloud Computing’ mean in real terms? One definition is “the use of a remote network of servers that are hosted on the internet as opposed to using a localised... Read more >
Are you ready to sell internationally?
Amazon fulfilment centre, BedfordshireSponsored article: With Amazon you can – Easily, cost effectively and with minimal risk and outlay E-commerce has revolutionised the world of retail, opening new channels and opportunities for retailers of all sizes. In the past, opportunities for many small to medium businesses ended at the borders of their own country, and international trade was only for large multinational corporations. Today, the global marketplace provides opportunities for companies... Read more >
Take a break
British business owners are too stressed to enjoy their holidays, says Fasthosts’ Claire Lewis. But there is a solution. Few would doubt that small business owners today are working harder than ever before, so taking a holiday is well deserved and essential to recharge the batteries. The ‘Business Owner Vacation Study’, a survey of 756 UK small firms, commissioned by Fasthosts, finds that many owners are too worried by work concerns to relax. Two thirds of business owners report that their... Read more >