UK Data Protection Laws Overhaul….

10th August 2017 Britons obtain more control over personal data under proposals outlined in General Data Protection Regulation In the light of this week’s news about the data protection bill, companies need to act now and proactively work towards compliance with proposals in the bill as they become clearer.  Smart companies in the digital economy…

Saving the great British Pub…

With recent news showing a staggering 100 pubs closing every month in Britain, a lot of finger pointing has been in the direction of coffee shops and the increasing number of consumers choosing to go teetotal but what we really should be focusing on is; how these pubs can be saved? Continue reading as I…

Important Information about GDPR

Important Information about GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new regulation which is intended to strengthen and unify data protection law within the European Union.  It will come into force on the 25th May 2018 when the UK is likely to still be within the EU and will adopt the legislation. It is…

Web Safety and your Wi-Fi

Every now and again we are reminded, with a shudder, about the darker side of the internet. The recent news about the dramatic increase in child abuse images reported by the BBC being a primary example. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-32288650 While we are dismayed by the people behind such deeds, we are also inspired by the people fighting…

Can a Facebook Like really be worth £1,000?

If you think that the 100 Facebook friends your personal profile has could be worth £100,000 then think again! But in the world of Facebook for business things are a bit different. According to a recent survey by marketing company Syncapse the value of Facebook ‘Fans’ or ‘Likes’ has risen 30% since 2010, but the…