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Uniforms should be destroyed. Here’s why…

Uniforms play a critical role in associating an employee with the unique values of an organisation. But what happens when an employee is terminated and still handles the uniform? In recent years, there has been a series of crimes committed by ex-employees still in uniform. Any individual wearing a brands ...

Dealing with End of Financial Year Paperwork

Long after you have completed your business tax return, the mountain of paperwork left behind often continues to haunt you. Numerous reports, spreadsheets and employee information is yet to make it back to its rightful home. Knowing what to keep and where to keep it, as well as what to ...

How to Reduce Innocent Exposure to Identity Theft

Picture this, you’ve just arrived home after a relaxing holiday overseas. You empty your pockets of your family’s boarding passes. You relieve your wallet or purse from a wad of holiday ATM receipts. And, you bundle up a pile of junk mail that’s accumulated in your mailbox. As you toss ...

Recycle or shred? Are you doing the right thing?

Reducing our environmental impact should be a priority for every individual and business, and recycling our waste paper is an important step towards this goal. More recycling means less deforestation and less material ending up in landfill sites. Your council recycling service might seem like an easy option when it ...

Why paper still matters

While digital documents have become an important part of both our home and work lives, it seems the ‘end of paper’ is a long way off. Many of our important and most sensitive documents still arrive by mail in printed form. One important reason for the ongoing importance of paper ...

Protect privacy, protect your business

Every day there seems to be a new story about businesses or other organisations getting caught out mistreating sensitive private information. While the damage to a business’ good name can be severe, there are also potential serious legal consequences for failing to handle private data responsibly. Lawmakers around the world ...

Declutter and get control of your workspace

Whether it’s a business workspace or a home office, clutter can quickly take over, reducing efficiency and profitability. To make matters worse unfiled documents create a security hazard, leaving you exposed to risks like identity theft and corporate espionage. Make your workspace cleaner and more secure with these decluttering tips. ...