40 weeks to go until GDPR… Separating fact from fiction

Chris HunterGDPR, General Interest, News

It is not being implemented as a barrier to business. Minimal rules on gathering or reusing our personal data have created markets for databases – about us… GDPR is actually a wake up call. A lot of what it covers is common sense – things that organisations should already do, not something that has come from nowhere and for no … Read More

42 Weeks to go… are you preparing?

Chris HunterGDPR, General Interest, News

People talk about “making time to do things”. We all know that time is precious in both personal life and in business, but time is something that ticks away and is something that we can’t get back. A fortnight has slipped by already and we are two weeks closer to the 25th May 2018 deadline for GDPR. Hopefully, this period … Read More

A Solution To Your GDPR Questions?

Chris HunterUncategorized

You will no doubt be aware that GDPR is not just IT / Cyber related, so the sterling work your IT team are doing will account for around for a 10% of what’s needed. Thinking about the other 90%… In relation to your Data Protection Officer / nominated compliance person, what tools did you decide to use in order to … Read More

Double Bandwidth Offer Extended – July 2017

Chris HunterGeneral Interest, Internet access, News, Offers

This is a superb offer from one the UK’s best established carriers : BT A real world example of how BTnet can improve customer connectivity – we have recently increased an education customers on site bandwidth by a huge 3322% on this Double Up Offer. This type of bandwidth can enable a school to deliver a more immersive learning experience … Read More

Device Security… are you taking it seriously?

Chris HunterGeneral Interest, News, Security

Unless you have been living in an alternate reality recently, you will have heard about the WANNACRY malware attack. The one so big that it affected organisations around the world, including our very own NHS in the UK. It is important to note that it’s not just threats from the internet we need to be concerned about. We also need … Read More

Lancashire-Education-Powergroup

Chris HunterGeneral Interest, News

Recently our very own Chris Hunter was invited to be part of a new group with a focus on helping Education. Darshana Patel, programme office for Boost Business Lancashire, shares her experiences of bringing together businesses operating in the education sector for a face-to-face #growthconversation. In my role as Boost programme officer, I’m lucky enough to come across great Lancashire … Read More

30 Ways To Win Without Winging It – Tips & Tricks For Startup Businesses

Chris HunterCustomer Service, General Interest, Internet access, News, Offers

Although we offer customers a choice of carriers, it is hard to deny that Plusnet have a very strong value product especially ideal for young and budget concious enterprises. Not only do they offer great value broadband and fibre broadband, like us, they also care about startups and want to help fledgeling businesses not only get off the ground but … Read More

Cloud : Google G Suite

Chris HunterGeneral Interest, News

Google’s G Suite is a cloud-based productivity suite that includes: Gmail for professional email, Drive for online storage, Hangouts for video meetings, Calendar for scheduling and We especially like how easy it is to get things done and work with others from any location, using any device. We have also found G Suite to be highly cost-effective.