Archive of ‘Technology’ category

Keeping your clients engaged in four easy steps

Consumer engagement should be the number one focus of any business that’s looking to expand its operations. The emergence of new technologies, marketing formats and channels has made interaction with customers more complex. Marketers need to make good use of audience data to come up with better communication strategies. While most businesses are trying to confine customers to specific information, the current situation requires marketers to provide clients with a unified experience. A unified experience offers different opportunities for up-selling and cross-selling. To ensure that communication strategies meet the objectives of consumer-centric communication, marketers need to identify what their audience needs.

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Online Fun is the Way to Go!

We all need to take time out once in a while to enjoy ourselves, whether it is after a hard day at work or a busy day in the home. Finding a way to relax and wind down is a bonus, and with the dawn of the internet there is plenty of choice. With most homes having an internet connection these days, and many Wi-Fi hotspots in public places, you can easily log into a website and play a variety of games, but have you tried online slot machines? These are virtual versions of the physical slot machine you find in bars and casinos, and they are great fun. (more…)

Key ergonomic office furniture products to invest in

Office ergonomics is a huge industry, and it can be difficult to know which products you should be investing in for optimum employee comfort and productivity. As with any industry, you could opt for the cheapest products which will cost less upfront, but are likely to have to be replaced regularly and may not the best quality. Then of course, there is the top end of the spectrum where you can get the very best of the best with all the necessary bells and whistles, as well as some unnecessary aesthetic features. (more…)

How to have a great limousine experience without breaking the bank

Often, when we think of limousines we think Hollywood, Glamour and of course those occasions where only a large chauffeur driven vehicle will do. The bottom line is, when you decide to rent a limousine bus you’re not just getting a mode of transport, you’re getting an experience. But contrary to popular belief, entrance into the “limo life” doesn’t have to be reserved for the rich and famous. If you are a savvy shopper and know how to ask the right questions, you too could be relaxing back on those plush leather seats. So what can you do to make your limo experience heavy on the good times yet light on the budget?

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The essence of good IT support

It is a fact of contemporary business life that technology plays a huge part in how companies plan their short to long term strategies. Because we live in a digital age, IT support systems will have a direct effect on the success of the businesses that they serve. But are the fundamentals of good backup any different from the core issues that helped companies 40 years ago? Just because we do business in a digital age, it doesn’t mean that the essence of support has changed in any way significantly. In most cases, if a company management team is asked what they look for in this sector, they would more than likely specify stability and reliability as the major factors that influence who they use. These are the same for any backup support, whether it is digital or analog. (more…)

The benefits of time deposit investment savings

There are now a number of ways you can effectively save money for either the long or short term. One way is through a time deposit investment. This is a fixed term savings account where as long as you leave the funds in place for the specified time, an enhanced interest rate is attached to the product. There are penalties for early withdrawal or not giving notice to withdraw during the term but there are a number of benefits to choosing this route. (more…)

Will freezing my hard drive help with data recovery?

Often we are told that freezing a hard drive after data loss may help recover the files. This is an urban myth which is discussed at length in data recovery forums. Many users claim to have recovered all their data after freezing their hard drive. There are reasons why this may help in certain circumstances, but there are also reasons why this can be very dangerous. (more…)

How effective office design can help to keep stress under control

Snowed under with emails, a phone that won’t stop ringing and a seemingly endless cycle of looming deadlines. Sound familiar? We all experience work-related stress at some point or another, but excessive amounts can interfere with productivity and have an adverse effect on our mental and physical wellbeing. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to take the pressure off at work – and office design is one of them. Let’s take a look at some of the ways in which the set-up of your work environment can help to stave off stress. (more…)

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