Most of us would agree that pensions were complicated enough before April 2015 but since the Pension Freedom changes came into effect it’s got a whole lot worse.
No one can deny that the Freedoms are a welcome change from the previously rigid and stuffy world of retirement but does free reign equal better results in retirement for your employees?
Saying and doing are two different things, as proven by the UK's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), whose lack of data security measures is putting their organisations at risk, according to a new study.
The extent and variety of UK organisations that have been subjected to cyber attacks has caught the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) by surprise, its director general for cyber security has admitted.
When you think of hacking and cybercrime, you’d be forgiven if the first thing that springs to mind is large corporation being taken down by a mysterious ‘Cyber Jedi’... After all, big stories like the cyber-attack on Talk Talk make better headlines than the small coffee shop that got a few thousand email addresses stolen.
The subject of social media can elicit a mixed response. Sometimes excited. Sometimes fearful. Social provides your business with the possibility of unlimited reach. It’s shaping the way businesses do business. However, social channels can also prove hazardous to your business – depending on how you and your employees use it.
No matter what your business is you’re likely to benefit from having a local presence, whether that’s selling direct to consumers or trying to entice the right types of candidates to work for you. Therefore having a local presence is an absolute must for any forward thinking small business.