It’s a massive pain in the arse, but is probably a good thing overall. There plethora of notification emails from every company that’s harvested my work email addresses is a constant reminder that the change is looming and that anyone processing info needs to look into it. There are a lot of people who are shockingly carefree with other people’s…[Read more]
Liam replied to the topic Private provision of public services more efficient than public? in the forum General chat 1 year, 8 months ago
@orange I do agree that it is not as simple as private V public services. For example, after some horrid experiences with the NHS, I pay for private medical insurance. I can assure you that the service I get under the private umbrella is far superior to what I have had on the NHS.
I am not intending to start a medical private/nhs war, as I know…[Read more]
Liam replied to the topic Accountancy software recommendation for small business in the forum General chat 1 year, 8 months ago
We use FreeAgent, again very Intuative and extremely easy to use.
It has the ability for employee’s to be able to log in and see their payslips (but nothing else).
My dad uses Xero and finds it very easy to use.
Liam replied to the topic Ransonware. How do you protect your computer from it? in the forum General chat 1 year, 8 months ago
The external hard drive backups suggested above will be good enough protection for many people, but does rely on you remembering to plug in the hard drive and run the backup frequently.
I run software that runs continual backups to my Synology (network hard drive). This software includes maintaining previous versions, so if you accidentally…[Read more]