The B2B market is a competitive sector, where your star rises or falls depending on your last job. From servicing longer-term contracts to delivering one-off services, you need to be confident that no matter who the client is or what the task, where or when the job takes place, that it is delivered to the same high standard as last time. [Read more…]
By now, the CHAS logo is fairly recognisable, and not just within the construction sector. It is associated heavily with construction and maintenance businesses, especially because its creation in 1997 was in answer to the growing numbers of industries and fatalities in the construction industry.
Now considered an authority on health and safety, most reputable construction companies and contractors will turn to CHAS accreditation and yet it is something that could be useful to non-construction companies too. But why and how? [Read more…]
International Standard Organisation (ISO) accreditation is there to help businesses show their customers, trade partners, stakeholders and competitors that they are a powerful force in a crowded marketplace.
They show that your business meets key requirements, complying with guidelines and ideals that ensure no matter who buys from you, and when, they get a quality service and product. [Read more…]
The May 2018 deadline for GDPR is non-negotiable. Fail to have your policies and procedures relating to information and data security, and privacy updated by this time, and you could face serious penalties. Here, we take a look at the risks of non-compliance with this new set of comprehensive data regulations. [Read more…]
Within days, 2017 is but a distant memory. As a business owner, you are now looking forward to the challenges and opportunities that the new year will throw your way. Some opportunities you will come across by accident, others by design. The same, to some extent, can be said about challenges.
But what is your strategy when it comes to ISO accreditations? Do you have one? Why set yourself the challenge of taking on ISO? [Read more…]
Health and safety, ensuring the physical and emotional well-being of your staff, rarely strays from the agenda but what will be the hot topics for the coming year? [Read more…]