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Four tips to stay safe online

In recognition of Safer Internet Day 2021, we wanted to highlight some of our top tips for how people and businesses can optimise and strengthen their online security. The past twelve months have demonstrate...

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Budgeting for IT within your Business

By Paul Williams, Director For business owners and management teams, each year brings a period of financial budgeting.  The IT component will be an integral part of the overall budget for the coming year, re...

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How technology is helping manufacturers come out of COVID stronger

By Paul Williams, Director Here at Highstream Solutions, we have a history of working with manufacturing businesses. An industry that’s going through rapid change as the fourth industrial revolution gains mo...

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Remote recruitment: Five tips to virtually onboard new starters

COVID-19 and the ongoing effect it is having on remote and home working has meant that we’re approaching things in new ways.  Despite many people worrying about long-term job security, there are still m...

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Returning to on-site work: 4 online tools to help keep your workforce safe

By Paul Williams, Director Following the announcement last week that on-site work may now resume, we are seeing many of the country’s workforce in the manufacturing, construction and engineering indu...

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The future of remote working: will we miss it and is it here to stay?

By Paul Williams, Director Who would have thought that it would take a global pandemic to change the universal opinion on remote working for the better? And how did we cope without Microsoft Teams before? ...

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Managing a business through a global pandemic: my experience so far

By Paul Williams, Director We first became aware of a possible need to adapt to the changing coronavirus global situation late in February 2020. We implemented our business continuity plan (“BCP”) and starte...

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IT advice for furloughed employees

We at Highstream are still adapting to this new way of life, as I’m sure you and your businesses are. I think I speak for all of us when I say, that we are very fortunate to have the technology at our fingertip...

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Cybercriminals can work remotely too; how to keep your cybersecurity at the top of its game

By Paul Williams, Managing Director With an increasing number of people working from home at the moment, we can expect an increase in the number of cyberattacks and scams. For many of us, the daily commute h...