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Get plain and simple advice to help your business comms and ways of working. en-gb Thu, 17 Nov 2022 15:05:41 GMT 2022-11-17T15:05:41Z en-gb CircleLoop releases new ONS data analysis identifying the most recession-proof regions and industries for startups https://blog.circleloop.com/circleloop-releases-new-recession-proof-index <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/circleloop-releases-new-recession-proof-index" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_recessionindex.jpg" alt="the most recession proof regions and industries" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Businesses launching within the <span style="font-weight: bold;">health industry</span> are likely to have the best chance of surviving the current recession. That’s according to our <a href="https://hardnumbers-co-dot-yamm-track.appspot.com/2WwTnikPJ3LEZGK3j9tKP01lfHXwgX1NLd1iiJRv5HGy1w6YthAEyrGAqKaOcVFn3QcfWcG9jwLpN6dxdXuEKO9XpTpk0oPwn8_67lrPd8XT2adgWB0CrQ1tbLxUZCzP_7mZwGUvHb8779Bwz9Ryi_JrYstpugoDkKa8DtU67Pa3A9eu4575vpQBebsrZeYA-VJ3yVRyTFRk">Recession-proof Index</a> which harnesses data uncovered during the 2008 recession.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/circleloop-releases-new-recession-proof-index" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_recessionindex.jpg" alt="the most recession proof regions and industries" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Businesses launching within the <span style="font-weight: bold;">health industry</span> are likely to have the best chance of surviving the current recession. That’s according to our <a href="https://hardnumbers-co-dot-yamm-track.appspot.com/2WwTnikPJ3LEZGK3j9tKP01lfHXwgX1NLd1iiJRv5HGy1w6YthAEyrGAqKaOcVFn3QcfWcG9jwLpN6dxdXuEKO9XpTpk0oPwn8_67lrPd8XT2adgWB0CrQ1tbLxUZCzP_7mZwGUvHb8779Bwz9Ryi_JrYstpugoDkKa8DtU67Pa3A9eu4575vpQBebsrZeYA-VJ3yVRyTFRk">Recession-proof Index</a> which harnesses data uncovered during the 2008 recession.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3942778&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.circleloop.com%2Fcircleloop-releases-new-recession-proof-index&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.circleloop.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Tue, 15 Nov 2022 15:16:34 GMT https://blog.circleloop.com/circleloop-releases-new-recession-proof-index 2022-11-15T15:16:34Z CircleLoop How to manage the costs of working from home https://blog.circleloop.com/how-to-manage-the-costs-of-working-from-home <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-to-manage-the-costs-of-working-from-home" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_wfhcosts%20%281%29.jpg" alt="Manage working from home costs" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><a href="https://voxeu.org/article/returning-office-will-be-hard?msclkid=a7f7de6ec74b11ecbd7fc92416df44ea">59% of UK workers</a> say they prefer a hybrid model of working to the traditional 9-5 in the office. With so many of us working from home at least one day a week, it’s important to keep an eye on how that is impacting our bills.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-to-manage-the-costs-of-working-from-home" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_wfhcosts%20%281%29.jpg" alt="Manage working from home costs" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><a href="https://voxeu.org/article/returning-office-will-be-hard?msclkid=a7f7de6ec74b11ecbd7fc92416df44ea">59% of UK workers</a> say they prefer a hybrid model of working to the traditional 9-5 in the office. With so many of us working from home at least one day a week, it’s important to keep an eye on how that is impacting our bills.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3942778&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.circleloop.com%2Fhow-to-manage-the-costs-of-working-from-home&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.circleloop.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Working From Home Fri, 14 Oct 2022 14:05:00 GMT https://blog.circleloop.com/how-to-manage-the-costs-of-working-from-home 2022-10-14T14:05:00Z Jacob Stear How can a CRM help remote workers stay connected? https://blog.circleloop.com/how-can-a-crm-help-remote-workers-stay-connected <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-can-a-crm-help-remote-workers-stay-connected" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_capsule2.jpg" alt="How can a CRM help remote workers stay connected?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">One of the most significant challenges that businesses have faced over the last few years is keeping visibility of what’s going on when teams are working across multiple locations.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-can-a-crm-help-remote-workers-stay-connected" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_capsule2.jpg" alt="How can a CRM help remote workers stay connected?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">One of the most significant challenges that businesses have faced over the last few years is keeping visibility of what’s going on when teams are working across multiple locations.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3942778&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.circleloop.com%2Fhow-can-a-crm-help-remote-workers-stay-connected&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.circleloop.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Wed, 12 Oct 2022 10:20:36 GMT https://blog.circleloop.com/how-can-a-crm-help-remote-workers-stay-connected 2022-10-12T10:20:36Z Capsule 5G is in! How private 5G networks could improve your business https://blog.circleloop.com/how-private-5g-networks-could-improve-your-business <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-private-5g-networks-could-improve-your-business" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_Private5Gnetworks.jpg" alt="private 5G networks" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">5G&nbsp; deployment is now well under way and promises significant connection upgrades. Smart businesses are seizing the opportunity presented by the fifth generation of mobile internet technology in order to benefit from increased speed and decreased delay for all users in the near future.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.circleloop.com/how-private-5g-networks-could-improve-your-business" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.circleloop.com/hubfs/CL_blog_Private5Gnetworks.jpg" alt="private 5G networks" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">5G&nbsp; deployment is now well under way and promises significant connection upgrades. Smart businesses are seizing the opportunity presented by the fifth generation of mobile internet technology in order to benefit from increased speed and decreased delay for all users in the near future.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3942778&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.circleloop.com%2Fhow-private-5g-networks-could-improve-your-business&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.circleloop.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Thu, 06 Oct 2022 11:30:39 GMT https://blog.circleloop.com/how-private-5g-networks-could-improve-your-business 2022-10-06T11:30:39Z Damian