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Logo with stars showing the live date for the new General Data Protection Regulation

  With the long countdown to Christmas and the New Year now over, another countdown has begun for UK businesses –  towards the impending introduction of GDPR, or the General Data Protection Regulation.   What is GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation is set to become law throughout the EU on 25th May 2018, following […]

Small business owner paying his bills, something that SMEs have to deal with everyday

  The recent rash of cyber attacks and malware, including the ‘wannacry’ attack which affected organisations around the world including the NHS, has been a cause for concern for businesses across the UK and globally. Whether you’re a large multi-national corporation or a small-medium enterprise (SME), it’s impossible in 2017 to hide from the fact […]

Smiling lawyer sitting at desk in office, he is working with PDF

  For all legal firms, the amount of documents passing through and being retained in the office on any given week can be substantial, and with these large volumes come the issues of ensuring secure storage and easy-access filing. These challenges bring a number of issues that must be tackled to ensure the smooth and […]

Files piled, chained and locked. A lot of paper documents

  We live in age of abundant information, and a veritable cornucopia of data can be at virtually anyone’s fingertips at the press of a few buttons. But against this landscape of unlimited opportunity there lie many risks, visible and hidden, which can compromise valuable and mission critical data in an instant, from hacking and […]

Woman sitting at the desk while speaking on the phone, probably starting a business

  With a new year fast approaching, now is a time that many enterprising individuals may be thinking about starting a business. Along the way there will be many opportunities, but there may also be a good number of pitfalls and obstacles to negotiate. By being aware of these in advance, and preparing appropriately, you […]

Business people using laptop at train station, working on mobile

  By this point in the 21st century there can be no doubt that mobile phones have revolutionised the way we live our lives. Even things that we could previously do with the use of a desktop or laptop computer have been transformed dramatically by the small lump of plastic, glass and electronics that we […]

Tropical Island under a glass dome placed on a desk, calling holiday

  Everyone needs a holiday from work in order to keep their brain and their body in peak working order. In fact, one study into the importance of taking a break from work once in a while found that the “personal benefits [of a holiday] include: rest and recuperation from work; provision of new experiences leading […]

newspaper sitting on a laptop computer, representing the digital era to save the environment

  Before we take a look at some of the many practical uses for which paper is no longer needed, let’s take a brief look at the history of paper. Paper can be defined as “thin sheets made from fibre that has been macerated until each individual filament is a separate unit”. Though other materials, […]

Businesswoman operating printer in office, unaware of paper waste and how the company could save money by not printing

As you may or may not know, World Paper Free Day 2017 is not far off, and will be taking place on 9th November. The annual event was established by the Association for Information and Image Management (AIIM) and aims to raise awareness in offices across the globe of paper waste, the environmental issues that […]

Man with ‘Recycle, Reuse, Reduce’ drawing to fight back paper waste

  Despite what Donald Trump may say, climate change is a hot topic across the world right now. Much is being done by governments and organisations around the world to attempt to mitigate and reverse the effects of climate change, and the landmark Paris Agreement signed by almost 200 countries marks a significant step. Even […]