The UK government has said that they are “disappointed” after the European Court of Justice has classed their collection of data was against the law set by the EU. The court’s reasoning behind this was down to the fact communications data can only be retained if it was being used to fight serious crime.
The act in question is the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act, which would require all communications companies to retain... [Continue Reading]
Personally, I have been into social media networking and particularly Facebook.
Being the largest social networking platform, Facebook boasts of it ingenuity in App development as a major contributor to its success.
Times without number, we have always spent hours on end chatting and sharing with friends, unaware of Facebook unwittingly sharing our locations.
Well, this is definitely creepy; right?
The always-on- Facebook Messenger location sharing... [Continue Reading]
Low morale is often a problem in many businesses and this can lead to a wide range of problems for a business and the people who manage it. However, if employees are treated in the proper way and feel part of an organisation, they will be less likely to leave your company or underperform. Below are some effective ways you can motivate your employees.
Reward Employees When They Hit Certain Targets
Unfortunately, motivational words don't pay the bills,... [Continue Reading]
Regardless of whether you’re marketing products online or in a brick and mortar store it is crucial that you have a good returns policy. To many it may seem counterintuitive to have a returns policy in the first place as it will eat into your bottom line – however that isn’t true, and at the end of the day a good returns policy can be an extremely effective marketing tool.
Inspire Confidence and Increase Conversions
Essentially a... [Continue Reading]
Most of the time, new startups need some type of funding in order to be successful. Although in a few instances and certain industries it may be possible to start a business without a great deal of money, for the most part it’s important to have enough to cover most of your startup’s initial expenses as well as cover expenses for the coming few weeks or months. Because of this, many entrepreneurs tend to borrow funding, whether from an... [Continue Reading]