Last week was a busy one for team ValueAdd! The calendar was chock-a-block with meetings, software demos, webinars and networking. Not to mention the day to day client work! But the most exciting day of the week was Wednesday, when I hopped on a train to Edinburgh bright and early, in time to arrive at the Hilton Carlton North Bridge for the 2018 Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Inspire Tour.
Starting a business can be an exciting and terrifying venture both at the same time. Whilst you know there will be hard work ahead, you are solely focused on the end goal to be a successful, self-sufficient business owner. However, while the path ahead may (or may not) be paved with gold, here are some commonly mistaken myths about creating a successful business which may help put things into perspective a little, and help you on your way.
The world of social media is a vast and varied place and it’s become crucial for businesses and organisations to keep up with trends and platforms. But where do you start? Who is the target audience? How do you grow your social following and maintain interest? Here are a few things we’ve found beneficial, hope you do too.
It’s been a hectic month and the deadlines are fast approaching. Even after all the overtime and extra hours you’ve put in, you still can’t seem to find a clear space on your desk. You’re feeling nothing short of exhausted, and despite all of the above, the work doesn’t stop flooding through.
This week marked the annual Computer Security Day. Each year on the 30th of November, Computer Security Day is celebrated to raise awareness and promote best practice in Information Security. Although Computer Security Day dates back to 1988, it’s more relevant than ever with GDPR looming. So, how did you mark the day? We focused on ensuring our devices and data were secure. We also reviewed our passwords to make sure they’re hard to hack.