Facebook removes 82 Pages, groups, and accounts with Iranian ties for ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’

The Facebook accounts removed targeted U.S and U.K. citizens, and in some cases represented themselves as a user from one of those countries.Read More Source: Venture Beat Republished by Blog Post Promoter

What is spyware? A guide to spyware detection, prevention and removal

Spyware is a major thorn in the side of any business, as even businesses that have never experienced this type of malware have to be constantly vigilant with the right spyware detector and spyware removal tools at their disposal. Today, we will help you answer the question “what is spyware” …

Jobs upheaval as world adapts to era of automation

A new report from the Economist Intelligence Unit and UiPath claims that organisations around the world currently making extensive use of automation technologies, with 67 percent of UK business executives claiming to be satisfied satisfied with the results of their automation initiatives, 48 percent describing their organisation’s progress with automation as …

The Stock Market Is Sliding Again. Here’s What You Should Do Now

Recent market turbulence, including today’s sharp stock market drop, has been a wakeup call for many investors. Feeling queasy? It isn’t too late to make portfolio changes: The S&P 500 may be down 10% from its all-time high in September, but it’s still up an eye-popping 290% since March 2009. …

Google acquires customer service automation startup Onward

Google has acquired a small startup that builds tools for businesses looking to automate their customer service or sales workflows. Onward and some of its key employees, including co-founders Rémi Cossart and Pramod Thammaiah, as well as CTO Aaron Podolny, will be joining Google. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The startup …

Half of US workers have a “side hustle” to earn more

Nearly half (45 percent) of US workers say they earn extra income by using a side hustle, according to a new report from Bankrate.com. This includes both full-time (43 percent) and part-time (51 percent) workers. For most (66 percent), the extra money accounts for less than half of their monthly …

European property sector predicted to grow next year, despite economic challenges

The European property sector is predicted to grow next year, according to CBRE’s 2019 EMEA Market Outlook report. Although recent indicators suggest some slowing of momentum economic growth in Europe will remain above-trend rate in 2019 and 2020, with Spain, Ireland and the central European countries expected to see the …

How to set up an accountability mastermind group

It’s never a good feeling to arrive at the end of the year and realize you failed to reach the goals you set for the year. To prevent this from happening to you (again), resolve to join or create an accountability mastermind group. What is an accountability mastermind group? An accountability …

Inventory management 101 for small business owners

When it comes to eCommerce, gaining the ability to understand, handle and regulate inventory management can mean the difference between just staying afloat and being a real commercial success. By taking care of your inventory management affairs, you can boost productivity and reduce unnecessary costs, significantly. In fact, a notable academic …

Progressively Enhanced CSS Layouts: Floats to Flexbox & Grid

It can be difficult to achieve complex yet flexible and responsive grid layouts. Various techniques have evolved over the years but most, such as faux columns, were hacks rather than robust design options. Most of these hacks were built on top of the CSS float property. When the flexbox layout …

Podcast: Newsjacking for Gaining Publicity – Interview with Jeff Bradford

  Interview with Jeff Bradford, CEO of Nashville-based the Bradford Group Generating publicity for a business is becoming a much harder feat than in the “olden days” of public relations. Business professionals have to get creative if they want to stand out in today’s media climate. And what’s more creative than …

One in four HR teams have no boardroom involvement

Many HR departments feel they are being left out of strategic boardroom decisions across the UK, according to research published by Reed HR.  Around one in four HR professionals surveyed  said that their companies did not involve them in key strategic business decisions. In addition, four in five agreed that …