Go! Don’t Procrastinate, Regulate! – GDPR essentials training

  Are you ready for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)? Do you have a clear understanding of how GDPR is going to impact your business? Described as “the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years”, you would be unwise to ignore it and assume it doesn’t apply to your organisation. The countdown is on with the deadline of May […]

The season to be geeky!

We all know someone reminiscent of a character from The Big Bang Theory, but what do you get them for Christmas? If comic books and computer games aren’t your cup of mulled wine, but need gift ideas for someone who’s it is; then Octagon Technology staff have got you covered. Here’s a list of products we think will appeal to […]

Here are some tips from Octagon Technology on how to stay safe when shopping online

Black Friday and Cyber Monday online shopping tips

Use an up-to-date anti-virus system and run periodic scans with a trusted anti-malware product – without a protection you are vulnerable to online threat. Check it is “https” the address bar – If a site is secure and encrypted, you will get a little padlock icon in your browser address window. This is an indication that you are sending information […]

How much does your head weigh? Guest blog by Gloria McNeil

Have you ever wondered how much does your head weigh and why does it matter? We asked Gloria McNeil to share her thoughts and expertise. So, why does it matter? Well, it probably weighs more than you think – about 9lbs, by the way; a similar weight to a bowling ball! You can imagine, then, that it takes quite a […]

Cyber Attack – prevention is better than cure

Most of you by now would have seen that the NHS and many other organisations around the world are infected with various encryption viruses. This has happened because one person on the inside has accidentally opened an email or clicked on a link in an email that they should not have. Then there is chaos! You must know this: Ransomware […]

Join NWCH to get better understanding of anger

Join NWCH to get better understanding of anger. NWCH CIC provides a central hub to support children, young people, adults and families within Lincolnshire. The hub delivers essential support for trainee counsellors and qualified counsellors via; training, CPD, networking, supervision, an open-door policy and a support line. NWCH enables local people to start a new career in counselling in a […]