Author Archives: Jodie Purser

We weren’t prepared to let the pandemic ruin our fundraising for our favourite charity – no way. Although, we also weren’t prepared to let our determination to support the cause compromise anyone’s safety. Due to the lockdown restrictions, we were forced to postpone our scheduled golf day to a later date. As restrictions eased and…


ISO 22301 Business Continuity has helped many businesses through the coronavirus pandemic, like our clients Stickee Technology and Healthcare rm .  Whilst we’re already in the midst of a global pandemic, it is never too late to plan ahead for this or any other incident and ISO 22301 will help you achieve this. Having confidence in your systems Karl Binder, CMO of Stickee Technology and…


Sadly, during the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a lot of negative press surrounding care homes; high death rates, a lack of PPE and inadequate testing and reports of dementia patients deteriorating without family visits.  However, our clients, Linden Care Homes Limited have found some positives during this difficult time. Providing the highest standards of care Linden Care Homes opened their Warton…


Whilst working from home during the coronavirus pandemic brought new challenges, it also brought a positive experience too.  Many businesses are now reviewing their policies to incorporate home working in to the ‘new norm’ but with smart homes creating new opportunities for cyber criminals, exactly how secure is home working? During the coronavirus pandemic, cyber…


The voice of nursing across the UK The RCN have been supporting nurses and promoting the importance of nursing staff since 1916 when they opened their doors as The College of Nursing, a professional organisation with just 34 members.  Today, they are the world’s largest nursing union and professional body, representing more than 450,000 members both…


Recently we’ve seen pubs and restaurants offering a takeaway and delivery service, osteopaths doing video consultations and gyms offering online classes.  But it’s not just been changes to services.  Others have simply adapted their marketing technique like offering comfortable ‘working from home’ clothes that also look great on a conference call or camping equipment… for…


About the Cyber Essentials Scheme The scheme is a key tool in realising the UK Government’s ambition to make the UK the safest place to live and do business online. Jointly owned by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) , a part of GCHQ, and the Department for Digital Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) , Cyber Essentials is a cross Government scheme aimed at encouraging organisations of all sizes to implement…


Here we provide the latest support for set out by the Government and how you can apply for it.  This covers support for all businesses, SMEs, the self-employed, corporate businesses and those within the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. The Financial Support Package After pledging £12bn in the Budget to help the economy through the…


The big names already working together… Working in collaboration is invaluable through the hard times. A number of big names like Dyson and Airbus are already working with the Government to make ventilators and ventilator parts to support the NHS but it’s not just the Government who are teaming up with businesses.  Some are teaming up with each…


Mindfulness Activity Sheets: Activity Sheet: Mindful Seeing Activity Sheet: Five Senses Activity Sheet: Balloon Breath We’ve also included links to some useful resources towards the bottom of this page… Useful Resources: Activity Sheet: Mindful Seeing Activity Sheet: Five Senses Activity Sheet: Balloon Breath The Body Coach , Joe Wicks, will be doing P.E sessions for children Cosmic Kids Yoga , for both mindfulness and yoga exercises Watch the animals live at Edinburgh Zoo Download these mental health and wellbeing Apps: Chill Panda – Learn to relax, manage your worries…