Tag: Training

Understanding the Costs of Cyber Attacks for Small Businesses

Cyber attacks pose a significant threat to small businesses, not only in terms of potential data breaches and financial losses but also in terms of long-term damage to reputation and customer trust. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the various costs associated with cyber attacks for small businesses, providing insights into the tangible and …

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5 More Essential Cybersecurity Tips Every Small Business Needs to Know

Following on from the previous post, this post considers 5 more security tips that all small businesses should know. Before getting into these here are some statistics (source Cyber security breaches survey 2023): These figures are based on the voluntary responses carried out in a survey of 2263 businesses. Regardless of how these may be …

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Investing in Cybersecurity Training: Safeguarding Small Businesses in the Digital Era

Introduction In an era dominated by digital technologies, businesses of all sizes face an unprecedented level of cyber threats. Small businesses, in particular, are increasingly becoming prime targets for cybercriminals due to their perceived vulnerabilities. This blog explores why investing in cybersecurity training is not just a prudent decision but an essential one for the …

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IT Training for Transport

After a successful bid in the tender process AHB Information Technology Solutions are to deliver training to transport workers. The training will involve using IT in general and the specific use of tablets.

The State of Digital Skills

A survey from Go.On UK, a charity set up to promote digital skills, warns that over 12 million people in the UK do not have the skills needed in the digital era. The knock on effect is that around a million small businesses do not have the skills to prosper. It has produced what it calls …

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Use it or Lose it – the sad truth about training budgets

Employees inevitably account for the biggest chunk of many organisations’ budgets. They are also any organisation’s greatest asset. The benefits of offering staff training and creating an environment which encourages self-development are well documented: better skilled employees have better morale, and people valued and cared for are more productive, more committed, and are more likely …

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