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7th June 2019
End of Support for Windows 7 is Coming!

End of Support for Windows 7 is Coming!

The very popular operating system is a very short time away from being supported, it was announced back in 2009 that in the coming year 2020 […]
7th June 2019
The 7 (+1) Deadly Business Sins of NOT Upgrading your Phone System

The 7 (+1) Deadly Business Sins of NOT Upgrading your Phone System

1. Putting up with escalating call costs – with more people using mobile for business and domestic calls your phone bill can be a bit of a guessing […]
27th March 2019
HBT Communications Becomes a Microsoft Authorised Education Partner

HBT Communications Becomes a Microsoft Authorised Education Partner

HBT Communications today announced it has become a Microsoft Authorised Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic […]
21st March 2019
Drive QOF Funding with PatientConnect

Drive QOF Funding with PatientConnect

Great healthcare providers prioritise courteous, informed patient care, but face time and financial pressures to keep the business running smoothly. PatientConnect is a contact management solution […]
21st March 2019
Education - Can you implement flexible working and save money

Education – Can you implement flexible working and save money?

The DfE has stated its commitment to promoting flexible working within schools as a potential solution to not only retaining teachers, but also encouraging previous teachers […]
21st March 2019
GSCE Coursework lost in Cyber Attack – Don’t let your school become the next victim

GSCE Coursework lost in Cyber Attack – Don’t let your school become the next victim

Last week the BBC reported on a school in Dorset who became the latest victim in a cybercrime attack. The report said that a member of […]
13th March 2019
School Staffing Challenges – could flexible working be the answer

School Staffing Challenges – could flexible working be the answer?

The Department for Education (DfE) School Workforce Data figures for 2018 are not due to be released until June 2019, but the last ones published in […]
13th March 2019
MMR Catch-up Scheme – Are you ready

MMR Catch-up Scheme – Are you ready?

As the Government launches its new MMR catch-up campaign, we take a look at the practical implications for GPs and Health Centres. The number of outbreaks […]
11th March 2019
Making Tax Digital – Is your Business ready

Making Tax Digital – Is your Business ready?

From 1 April 2019, VAT registered businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold will have to submit VAT returns using HMRC’s new “Making Tax Digital” […]
8th March 2019
Cybersecurity – It’s Time to Train not Blame

Cybersecurity – It’s Time to Train not Blame

88% of UK data breaches ware caused by human error, not cyber-attacks. These were the findings in research carried out by Kroll, a global provider of […]
27th February 2019
Fiber Connectivity

5 Important Questions to Ask Before Upgrading your Internet Connection

It’s time to upgrade! Your business has had enough of the frustrations of operating with a slow internet connection. You’ve wasted enough time waiting for emails […]
15th February 2019
Back Up or Pack Up – Your Choice

Back Up or Pack Up – Your Choice

In our experience, backing up data and files is one of those tasks on the “do it tomorrow” list. Is the same true in your business? […]
15th February 2019
You’ve got Mail – How to send and receive emails safely

You’ve got Mail – How to send and receive emails safely

Two questions for you; how many emails do you have to deal with every day and how often do you open and click without thinking? Each […]
8th February 2019
7 Questions

7 Questions to ask before you upgrade your health centre’s phone system

Whatever your reasons are for considering a phone upgrade; impending end of ISDN, improving patient services or reducing costs, a phone upgrade can seem a daunting […]
8th February 2019
Be Web Safe Not Sorry – Use Protection!

Be Web Safe Not Sorry – Use Protection!

We have become reliant on the internet both at home and in business. Our dependency to access websites to get our jobs done has increased, and […]