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Month: November 2009

Protect your data

Protect your data

What’s the worst thing that can happen to your business? Well, for some organisations, the loss of data can be critical. If strategic information gets into the hands of your competitors, it could spell a fatal blow for your business. And if you have consultants in the field, you can be particularly exposed to this risk. So, how do you mitigate against this? Well, there are a number of companies that deal in computer protection like Alertsec who produce a…

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A touch of class from M&S

A touch of class from M&S

Interesting experience a couple of days ago when we placed an online order on Marks and Spencer‘s website. We ran into a problem where we had a couple of coupons to use and the website would accept only one. We sent an email to customer services and they took care of the problem for us. The really interesting thing was one line that they added to the email response they sent: Thanks for getting in touch and I must compliment…

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Projecting the proper image

Projecting the proper image

Image by norwichnuts via Flickr Have you ever considered that your clients may get the wrong idea of what your business is all about? Perception is pretty important and the impression that clients get of you can be tantamount to getting new business. Whether you’re talking about your store front, or even something as simple as your office supplies, all aspects that your clients meet should have a consistent image that reinforces your brand. Can you think of any good…

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