GDPR

GDPR

GDPR Looms! New data protection rules from General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR, will replace the Data Protection Act in the UK from 25 May 2018. The General Data Protection Regulations are designed to safeguard personal data of citizens from EU member...
New HMRC online help for small business

New HMRC online help for small business

HMRC have recently set up a new online forum and webchat facility to provide help for small businesses and the self employed. This new HMRC online help for small business is aimed to give guidance to interested parties. It aims to provide guidance on starting in...
New data protection rules

New data protection rules

There are new data protection rules in the pipeline, and they’re likely to get a lot more publicity in the months to come. The new initials to look out for are GDPR. GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation – is set to kick in from 25 May 2018. It increases the...
Hackers’ favourite sport – phishing

Hackers’ favourite sport – phishing

In early 2017, a UK company warned its employees about suspicious emails and how to deal with them. Two months later it sent a bogus email from the HR manager to a sample of employees requesting personal details. Despite the previous warnings, 54% of the employees...
Latest Labour Market Statistics

Latest Labour Market Statistics

The latest labour market statistics for the period March to May 2017 showed a 175,000 rise in employment and 64,000 fall in unemployment. Estimates from the Labour Force Survey show that, between December 2016 to February 2017 and March to May 2017, the number of...