Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) is a requirement of the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) in the UK and the EU. Aimed at securing online payments, consumers’ identities are verified with a two-factor authentication. This authentication will ask consumers to prove two of three factors:
Added by Alicia Walker on September 30, 2022 at 11:01am — No Comments
Some days, a good coffee can see you through, especially when it comes to work. In the UK, 95 million cups of coffee are consumed every single day, so many will certainly appreciate the chance to take a little time out from work and enjoy the hot beverage.
However, while it might simply be a habit for you to pour yourself a cup of coffee, there’s more to the drink than it just being part of an office routine. It can…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 30, 2022 at 9:45am — No Comments
Stamford, CT, Sept 30, 2022 – The world’s leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) certifications provider, the United States Artificial Intelligence Institute (USAII™), has launched its exclusive K-12 AI certification program –…Continue
Added by Lucia Adams on September 30, 2022 at 6:00am — No Comments
People create start-ups out of a desire to provide solutions and innovate within a sector of their choosing. At the start of 2021 alone, 5.5 million small businesses were started in the UK; and according to research from iwoca, the first half of the year saw…Continue
Added by Adam Johnson on September 29, 2022 at 11:01am — No Comments
The Night Owl, a Birmingham and London-based independent nightclub renowned for its soul and retro music, is urging businesses across the UK to join its pledge in tackling stigma and prejudice in the workplace surrounding the menopause.
Although there is no legal requirement to protect employees experiencing menopause symptoms*,…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 26, 2022 at 6:28am — No Comments
Ecommerce is fast-paced, competitive, and ever-changing. Digital tools such as mobile apps and wallets, cryptocurrency, and financial technology are all contributing to the evolving fraud landscape.Continue
Added by Jake Holyoak on September 26, 2022 at 4:57am — No Comments
Businesses have the opportunity to enhance their company with the use of technology. But specifically, video streaming is proving to be an important asset to many industries.
As of 2021, the global video streaming market was estimated at $59.14 billion. And this is expected to grow between this year and 2030 at a compound annual growth rate of 21.3%. With this in mind, it’s essential for…Continue
Added by Jake Holyoak on September 26, 2022 at 4:47am — No Comments
However, there are many ways to improve yourself, and it can be challenging to find where to start or what is truly going to help you on your journey.
Here, we delve into several ways to invest…Continue
Added by Adam Johnson on September 23, 2022 at 9:29am — No Comments
It’s no secret that print is a successful marketing strategy. So much so, according to research from WARC, 70% of consumers feel valued when receiving direct mail. This works towards your goal of creating a positive association between your customers and brand.
Here, we’ll explore some of the ways your business can create print marketing that stands out from the…Continue
Added by Adam Johnson on September 23, 2022 at 7:42am — No Comments
There’s no doubt that the global pandemic changed the nature of office working. In fact, according to data collected on Indeed, hybrid working is more popular than ever, as year-on-year searches have increased by 6531% between April 2021-2022.
To make sure your workers are excited to spend time in the office, think about the ways you can invigorate your…Continue
Added by Adam Johnson on September 23, 2022 at 7:26am — No Comments
It’s no secret that the construction industry is male dominated, with a staggering 99% of on-site construction workers throughout the UK being male, compared to just 11% of women accounting for the entire construction workforce.
But what does the role of an on-site female construction worker entail in such a male-dominated profession, and what challenges can be expected?
Added by Alicia Walker on September 23, 2022 at 7:20am — No Comments
Owning a small business during the pandemic has been a challenge for many. As the nation was told to stay indoors, small business owners continued to run their companies and care for their communities.
But this commitment came with a price. According to a study that surveyed almost 800 small business owners in the UK, 82% suffered from poor mental health during…Continue
Added by Adam Johnson on September 22, 2022 at 8:40am — No Comments
For many businesses, the customer journey stops once the ink has dried on a contract or a purchase has been made. But market leaders know that in order to retain current clients and attract new ones, their journey with your business must be a continuous process.
Once a prospect turns into a customer – whether they’re contracted to your…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 22, 2022 at 4:09am — No Comments
The terms ‘management’ and ‘leadership’ are often used interchangeably in business, but they are not the same. Both phrases represent different roles charged by different motivations, approaches, and aims.
To be successful in business, you must be able to differentiate between the two terms and decide which is best suited to your qualities. While both roles are important, being…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 20, 2022 at 6:26am — No Comments
The rise of e-commerce is underway and impacting our highstreets – even before the rise of Covid-19. Due to the pandemic, the shift from physical shops towards online spending has accelerated by an average of five years. In 2020, 87% of UK households made purchases online and…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 20, 2022 at 5:16am — No Comments
Resume screening is the process of finding the most suitable candidate for the job role based on information captured from resumes, including experience, skills, education, and other information.
What is the most time-consuming part of hiring candidates?
The answer is resume screening.
Do you know …Continue
Added by Rchilli Parser on September 19, 2022 at 9:30am — No Comments
Whether it's that you need a little extra comfort in your insoles or a little extra rest before a long, 12-hour shift, it's always nice to have extra. This is especially true as it relates to money. If you're looking for a side job to earn a little extra cash, consider some of the…Continue
Added by Kara Masterson on September 16, 2022 at 11:23am — No Comments
With the rise in people having the option to work from home, you may want a workspace that feels new and separate from the rest of your home. Garden offices could be the perfect solution as it offers you the flexibility of a specified workspace without having to leave your home. You could even add indoor heaters to add a further level of comfort to it.
But for the green-conscious among us, how can we inject some…Continue
Added by Alicia Walker on September 15, 2022 at 5:46am — No Comments
Whether you are Pre-MBA or Post-MBA candidate, the most crucial part of getting into the private equity industry is cracking the interview. You may have all the skills to become a Private Equity professional, but if you don’t perform well in the interview, you may never get the chance to prove yourself on the job.…
Added by David P. Conley on September 14, 2022 at 12:30am — No Comments
If you have outgrown those short day hikes and are looking for a bigger challenge, then you might be ready for a long-distance backpacking trip. These hikes are incredibly rewarding, but they can also be quite challenging if you are not physically and psychologically prepared. No matter how long you plan on hiking or where you are thinking about going, here are a few tips that will help you get back in shape so that you are ready for anything that comes your…Continue
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