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Data Breaches: Reducing Risks for Accountancy Practices

2019-09-13T11:27:35+01:00September 13th, 2019|Accountants|

We recently explored why data breaches are an issue for accountancy practices and what can go wrong if you do suffer one. But what can you do to avoid one in the first place? Before looking at how we can prevent data breaches, it’s worth considering the underlying causes. Most breaches can be attributed to the [...]

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Smarter Working: Top Tools for Staying Organised

2019-08-27T16:25:46+01:00August 27th, 2019|Productivity, Tips and Advice|

Want to get more done at work without spending long hours slogging away in the office? We know how easy it is to get bogged down with all the tasks we need to get done. And although we’ve all heard of working smarter — not harder — staying on top of your to-do list and [...]

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Data Breaches: Risky Business for Accountants

2019-09-13T11:49:04+01:00August 20th, 2019|Accountants, Cyber Security, Security and Threats|

By now, we’re all well aware of the dangers of data breaches, right? Yet, time and time again, we see businesses fail to put appropriate measures in place to protect their data. Why is this a problem? I think the main problem is people often think it won’t ever happen to them. But this is [...]

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Biometrics Generation: Got a Chip on Your Shoulder?

2019-05-07T17:11:55+01:00May 7th, 2019|Biometrics, Financial Services|

Can you imagine a world where identity security solutions are so personalised, they are impossible to mimic or hack? There are currently three common ways to prove a person’s identity. Firstly, by means of something they possess such as a key and secondly, by means of something they know; for example, a password. More recently, [...]

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Top Secret: Secure Communications for Accountants

2019-05-07T16:36:13+01:00May 7th, 2019|Cyber Security, Financial Services, Tips and Advice|

If you’re an accountant, your main job is to help clients get their finances straight. But there’s a lot more to it than that. Accountants deal with extremely sensitive personal data, as well as confidential statements, tax records and other financial information on a daily basis. All of which are a goldmine for cyber criminals. [...]

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Spotlight | Meet the rest of the team

2019-03-11T16:26:17+01:00February 20th, 2019|Company News|

Last time, in our ‘meet the team’ piece, we introduced half of the lovely people that make up ProDrive. Now we would like you to meet the rest! They are in no particular order, so if you can’t find the person you’re looking for, or a key role in the service we offer, please do [...]

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5 key IT policies and procedures you really should have in place

2018-10-05T13:08:28+01:00October 5th, 2018|Tips and Advice, Uncategorized|

So you have company policies coming out of your ears, and now you have been told that you need a whole new bunch of IT paperwork on top of it all? Worse still - your clients are asking to see the new paperwork. Where do you start and what do you really need? Here, we [...]

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What’s all this about a new ribbon?

2018-10-05T13:05:22+01:00October 4th, 2018|Technology News|

After 10 years of the now infamous 'ribbon' toolbar, Microsoft has decided it’s now time for a redesign of the interface for it’s office suite.  Don't panic though, for those of you who are dreading a major overhaul, such as the one we saw introduced with Office 2007 (if you are lucky enough to remember [...]

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Keeping your mobile workforce secure

2018-08-29T17:28:52+01:00August 29th, 2018|Security and Threats, Tips and Advice|

Mobile workforce employees using company IT systems on the move may inadvertently be posing a risk to your company data that needs special attention. Something as simple as using web based or ‘Software as a Service’ apps, along with free hot spot services could accidentally be providing cyber criminals easy access to your confidential business [...]

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5 Productivity apps for business

2019-01-10T09:14:21+01:00August 6th, 2018|Productivity|

Many apps are designed to improve innovation, creativity and productivity in your workplace and personal life. App designers constantly break new ground with ideas we all gravitate towards. Can you remember the last time you booked cinema tickets another way? It’s true to say a good app can change your life, the way you work [...]

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