If December is a quieter month for your business, who not use it to tackle all those things you never normally get time for so you can start the New Year feeling organised, renewed and ready for another year! Click here to read Jayne Bratton’s top tips for maximising your effectiveness at this time of year.
We know that many of our clients are thriving right now and taking on new staff so in this article Jayne shares her thoughts on recruiting the right person for a role within your organisation.
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Steven Bratton on the forthcoming Windows 10 update…
The Windows 10 autumn 2018 update has started arriving. Every 6 months Microsoft will release a “feature” update to Windows 10. The previous updates have primarily added 3D design tools. The latest feature update to Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system with version number 1809 is starting to be pushed out to computers around the world. This update could take up to 3 months to reach every Windows 10 PC.
To see useful things to know about this update and new features click on the link:Windows 10 update
How to keep your PC safe and free of viruses
Ever wondered if you’re doing the right things to ensure your PC is safe and free of viruses? Here, Steven Bratton, Director of Bratton Technical, gives the lowdown on how to stay clear of nasty bugs that can play havoc with your business.
If you’d like more information about how Bratton Technical can support your business, contact Steven at email@example.com or phone 01223 969143
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Hints and Tips on GDPR
So now the panic is over? Or is it?
25th May 2018 was a date that many businesses weren’t looking forward to this year…. And the scaremongering about the potential consequences of not complying with the new regulations hasn’t helped.
To put your mind at rest, Jayne Bratton, who has run workshops on GDPR and had to examine her own business in relation to this, has put together some useful pointers to allay your fears and help you make sure you’ve got it covered.
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What does ‘success’ mean to you? Success means different things to different people. And our perception of it can changeas we go through life. Here Jayne gives her own very personal reflection on what ‘success’ means to her and the very different ways that she has achieved it. We love to read your own success stories. Please email us at if you would like to share your story in our newsletter!
25th May 2018 is an important day for your business…. Are you ready?
We are supporting our coaching clients in the new year with a special GDPR session with Steven Bratton to ensure they are ready and compliant… do you know what you need to do to be ready?
Many people haven’t even heard of GDPR! Call us on 01223 969143 to find out more…
We’ve put together some useful pointers on GDPR to help you get started. Much like your tax return, this isn’t something you can put off! Click on GDPR-November-2017-v1.1 to read them or call us on 01223 969143 to find out how we can help you.
Nobody really knows about the rewards and perils of running their own small business unless they have actually done it themselves. Wendy Johnstone took the plunge 2.5 years ago to set up Wendy Johnstone Ltd, providing virtual admin support and virtual operations support to businesses, and despite some tough challenges, she has powered through and now finds herself as a finalist for three prestigious local business awards!
If you ever needed inspiration to make that leap you’ve always dreamed of and are interested in a fabulous offer on one of her Ideas and Support sessions, click on her story below:
It’s nearly that time of year again… Most of us look forward to summer as the best time of year, but for business-owners it can be a double-edged sword. People go away and so can your turnover. But there are ways to prevent a dip and keep your business on an even keel.
Click below for some tips from Jayne on how to survive the summer holidays as a small business-owner and come out the other side refreshed, not depleted!
If you want to bid for government tenders, you need to be up-to-date on their ‘Cyber Essentials’. Make sure you follow these guidelines so that you don’t fall at the first hurdle. Even if you aren’t planning to apply, Cyber Essentials offers a sound foundation of basic cyber hygiene measures which, when properly implemented, can significantly reduce a company’s vulnerability, so it’s worth doing for peace of mind whatever type of business you are doing. Click below for more information.