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Posted in General | News | Urban Feather | Useful on 31st January 2018 by

Those Dreaded 4 Letters …GDPR, seem to be causing panic among many small businesses.  What is GDPR?  Am I compliant? What do I need to do?  Is GDPR law or is it just a guideline? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation.  It replaces the current Data Protection Act and comes into force on 25 May […]

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Posted in News | Useful on 5th January 2018 by

In news from the BBC this morning, Apple has warned that all iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two major flaws in their computer chips, leaving devices open to two major vulnerabilities, MeltDown and Spectre. This follows releases from Google (having the latest security updates will protect their Android phones) and Microsoft (fixes […]

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Posted in social media | Useful on 5th October 2017 by

Dealing with a social media crisis Whilst almost all of us rely on social media to express our views, feelings and opinions; with that can come the power to destroy a business’ reputation. Whether facing a full-scale social backlash from multiple angles or dealing with one disgruntled customer, it’s vitally important to control any social […]

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Posted in General | News | Useful on 22nd May 2017 by

The World Wide Web is a wonderful tool for many, a burning desire for some and an evil presence for a few. But what do we actually know about the web and all that exists on it? Well, here are some astonishing web statistics we were able to uncover: There are an estimated 966 million […]

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Posted in News | Things We Like | Useful on 7th November 2016 by

Could you be using copyrighted material? I recently read an interesting article in the FSB’s Voice magazine regarding the change in Copyright Laws within the UK. The January deadline is almost upon us. Have you checked whether you comply? From July 28th 2016, the period of copyright protection has been extended to 70 years after […]

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Posted in General | Things We Like | Useful on 19th August 2016 by

Before we start, we are not talking about the big rectangular things made of grass, nor about the tone of a musical note, or even how steep a roof is. We are talking about the business pitch and tendering process. Why they are bad for you Firstly, most of the pitching process is dependent on […]

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Posted in General | Guest Blog | Things We Like | Useful on 9th June 2016 by

Today, we’re delighted to be posting our first guest blog which comes from Michelle at San Pietro Restaurant & Rooms. Knowing how essential a first impression can be, especially in her industry, we’re extremely grateful to Michelle for taking the time to put this together. So now it’s over to Michelle… The Essential First Impression […]

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