Archives by Tag 'Business Development'

Did GCHQ spy on you- how to check

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 16, 2015

A recent UK tribunal that GCHQ illegally spied on UK citizens means that you can now try and find out if they spied on you. The Tribunal’s decision was the first time that the court ruled against the intelligence agencies since it was established in 2000. It found that GCHQ collected data from the NSA’s Prism […]

APT Marketing to hire Senior PR Executive

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, September 9, 2013

APT Marketing & PR is a full service agency working locally, nationally and internationally. We are looking to expand our team in response to increasing demand and we are looking for the right candidate based on both experience and personality. As a senior account executive role the successful candidate will preferably have agency experience and […]

Mobile internet usage growth also rockets in the USA

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, March 11, 2013

Further to the Dyenamic Solutions post last week: Huge rise in UK internet usage reported which reported on the growing usage of mobiles to browse the internet- more research from the USA has reinforeced the need to have a mobile website strategy.According to the US online reserach company comScore- 2012 was another milestone year in […]

Number of technology patents hits new record

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 11, 2013

Last year 14,205 patent applications for technology related products and technologies were filed.In 2011 that figure was 11,974, showing an increase of 19% in 2012. The cost of filing a patent varies from country to country, but prices start at £230 in the UK. Graphene had been a particularly popular patent subject in 2012, as […]

Geeks and Nerds- are they now positive nouns like Boffins?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 23, 2012

Are the names “geek” or “nerd” now becoming socially acceptable- even admired?It used to be implied that the person was socially awkward, even socially inferior. Now a “nerd”, or a “geek” can be a driven Machiavellian bent on success – even a Boffin- a Gordon Gekko in a hoodie. Today when people think of “geeks” […]

UK businesses optimistic about overseas expansion

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, November 5, 2012

UK businesses are optimistic about the prospects for overseas expansion according to accountants BDO.Some 78% of the 100 UK firms surveyed expected revenue from foreign ventures to grow over the next three years. However, firms across the world are shunning eurozone hotspots like Spain and Greece, the same survey indicated. Despite their optimism, almost a […]

OFT cracks down on leading online retailers

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012

In a crackdown on leading online retailers the Office of Fair Trading has found that more than a third could be breaking UK consumer laws.A check of 156 popular websites suggested that as many as 62 may not be fully complying with consumer protection law. The Office of Fair Trade (OFT) found unreasonable restrictions on […]

Costs of finding new customers- and keeping existing ones

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, August 16, 2012

Why do so many businesses treat their customers so badly? How many emails do you receive that say “do not reply to this email, this address is not monitored”? What they are saying to you is that they really don’t give a damn about you nor do they want a dialogue with you, so don’t […]

Beware overhyped Wall Street IPO share floatations

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

The US stock markets have become a place where a fool and his money are becoming easily parted.Manchester United Football Club (NYSE: MANU ) is one of the most successful football teams on the planet. But fame and recognition are no guarantees of success on the stock market. In fact, the club’s IPO last week […]

We are all geeks now

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, August 3, 2012

The news that the Knight Capital Group has lost £283 million ($440 million) in just a few hours on Wednesday due to malfunctioning computer trading software is a non too subtle reminder that whether we like to admit it or not we are all ruled by technology- and we are all geeks now.The use of […]