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20.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

The heads down generation PING! PING! PING! WhatsApp, Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok, Pinterest, YouTube…the list is endless. Social media has become a huge part of all our lives. Today, the UK has more than 45 million social media users. That’s 67% of the population! Social media has allowed us all to instantly connect with each other and become immersed in each other’s lives. From likes to views, photos, status updates and videos – each platform has created and enabled communities to communicate, share content and information. It has also facilitated a supportive community promoting mental health and wellbeing,…

Why Gender Parity is Crucial for Mentoring Schemes

19.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

In part two of this week’s Women in Mentoring blog series, senior university lecturer Tanya Hemphill shares her experience of becoming a Tech Manchester mentor. What led Tanya to become a mentor? Why is gender parity so crucial for mentoring…

Why mentoring is so important for women in business

17.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Mentoring schemes have really gained momentum in recent years. From small businesses to entire industry sectors, the advantages of a quality mentoring scheme are plentiful – for mentors, mentees and the wider business community. However, like many other areas of…

Behind the Scenes: PDH Sports’ Peak-Season Prep

12.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

This Black Friday and peak-season prep blog is authored by Lisa Hargrave, co-founder of successful racket retailer pdhsports.com.  * After a hyperbolic 2018, the volume of online transactions around the Black Friday weekend and beyond is predicted to be even…

Black Friday 2019: When and How to Prepare

11.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Black Friday falls on 29th November this year – that’s less than 12 weeks away! With Cyber Monday following on 2nd December. What was once two days of discounted products has now become multiple weeks of flash deals and sales,…

5 FREE Resources to Kickstart Your Week

2.9.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Did you know that UKFast provides free, informative webinars and whitepapers on a whole host of topics to help you develop your business? In this blog we’ve gathered five of our latest whitepapers and webinars which will get you up…

How Better Training Can Mitigate Supply Chain Risk

27.8.2019 by Charlotte Greene

This guest blog is authored by Edward Whittingham, Founder and MD of cybersecurity firm The Defence Works. The Defence Works brings together hard-hitting insights, efficient practices and simple hacks to keep businesses safe and offers bite-sized cybersecurity awareness training through…

Using Our eCommerce Past to Predict the Future

22.8.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Are you meeting the ever-changing needs of your customers? Monitoring trends in consumer habits is crucial for your business to stay competitive in a crowded online marketplace. Register for our free webinar now and get the latest insight from industry…

Does New Microsoft Licensing Affect Your Cloud?

14.8.2019 by Charlotte Greene

On 1st August 2019, Microsoft warned its clients of a new restriction that will now be applied to its on-premises licensing. The good news is that this only affects new licences purchased after 1st October 2019 and is not going…

3 Questions to Ask about Remote Working

7.8.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Find out how remote working can revolutionise your business model. Download your FREE Remote Working whitepaper now! It’s no secret that businesses around the globe and across sectors are embracing the advantages of working remotely. And generally seeing results soar…