How Safe Is Contactless Payment

Most financial institutions such as Heritage Bank are now on board with contactless payment systems like payWave© and PayPass©. One topic around contactless payments is the issue of safety - what happens if the card gets stolen? Will someone be able to clean out your bank account in one swipe? Will you be accidently charged for items if the card is unintentionally too close to the machine? To put your mind at ease, the below points offer some insight into how safe contactless payments can be. It Read more [...]

Cyberbullying: Your Teen May be the Next Victim

Controlling children nowadays is near impossible and it is largely due to the fact that they spend most of their time on their digital devices. They are reluctant to talk to their parents face to face. Instead, they like to spend their time on different social networking sites that have taken hold of the new generation. With children spending most of their time on the internet, there’s an increased possibility of them encountering cyberbullying. Lack of Communication between Parents & Child The Read more [...]

Top Tips for Engaging Your Consumers

Consumers are tired of big business pushing their sales agenda. In a field of sales campaigns, it can be difficult to make your brand stand out. You need to engage with your consumers, rather than simply talking at them. This is the best way to get them to put their trust in you. If your marketing messages are falling short, don’t despair. Here are some helpful tips to get you engaging with your consumers and building relationships. Communicate Where They Are Going to See It The best way to communicate Read more [...]

How to Launch Your Own Online E-Commerce Website

So, you’ve decided to launch an e-commerce website for your business. You have your product range chosen, suppliers lined up and you are excited about having made a savvy and cost-effective choice to—like hundreds of thousands of other businesses—offer online shopping. E-commerce isn’t about getting rich quick overnight: it’s about slowly growing and maintaining a customer base. So if you’re after some advice to help you launch your e-commerce website to attract and grow sales, read the Read more [...]

Software Safety and Security: How Torrenting Files Can Keep Your Computer Healthy

One of the worst things that can happen to your computer is an infection. Downloading strange files from who knows where is one way to guarantee that that eventually happens. That’s why torrenting scares a lot of people. You’re directly connecting to other peers and downloading a file from someone you don’t really know. But, believe it or not, you’re probably safer doing this than downloading a file from a central server. Here’s why.   The Client Matters   In the world Read more [...]

Dear Parents, if you really must snoop on Kids, At Least do it Right!

Now that a bunch of monitoring apps like Mobistealth have made their way to the market, parents are trying their best to keep an eye on their children’s online activity all the time. However, snooping might net you some short term results, but there will certainly be a time when your kids will find out that you have been spying on them, and this revelation might not go down to well with your children. This is why it is advised that you must remain ethical and follow a set of rules when monitoring. Read more [...]

Give Your Business A Refresh

They say that change is as good as a holiday. That’s applicable to business too - when companies begin to find themselves in a rut, and when creativity and enthusiasm start to run especially low, it might mean that your business could use a bit of refresh to inject some life back into the proceedings. Here’s a few ways to go about it. Internal materials If your employees are finding it hard to get motivated, it might be because the work they have to do is a bit mind-numbing. There’s lots Read more [...]

How to Find the Right Software for your Company

For businesses looking to streamline their various processes and systems, the search for the right piece of software can be a long and difficult one. Many find themselves in a feast-or-famine situation – either the market is swamped with programs and so they get bogged down trying to find the one that has the most features, or there isn’t a single, solitary program on the market that actually does the thing you need it to do. Those who’ve run up against the latter are, sadly, out of luck unless Read more [...]
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Skills you might need to Start Your Own Business

Do you have a great idea for a new product or service? Are you thinking of flying solo and starting your own business? Great! Before you embark on your new venture, however, be honest and ask yourself “Do I have the right skills to start my own business?” If you’re not 100% sure, read on. Below you’ll find some of the basic things you’ll need to know and be able to do in order to get your business off the ground and to make it profitable. Marketing All businesses must at some point in Read more [...]

Improving Business Through Latest Digital Advancements

The way business is conducted has changed multiple times over the past half-century. Rapid technological innovations and advancements are responsible for this trend. The communication systems used to transmit messages for business have streamlined. Businesses can now chat directly to their consumers and vice versa. This has created a multitude of ways for companies to improve their business through digital advancements. Keep reading for some examples of this. 1. New Forms of Communication In the Read more [...]