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News archive for April 2017

Keeping Spring Sweet! - Lunch and Learn #3

Posted: 28th April 2017 in Company News

May welcomed another Lunch and Learn session – the third of the year - and this time we celebrated Spring through the art of cupcake decorating!


The Power of Social Media

Posted: 24th April 2017 in Security News

A 45-year-old man from Switzerland is facing defamation charges in a landmark case that sees him on trial for ‘liking’ Facebook posts.


The Cost of Illegal Workers

Posted: 19th April 2017 in Security News

There has been a series of arrests and raids throughout the UK as police crackdown on illegal workers. The government warns that an employer can be sent to jail for 5 years and pay an unlimited fine if found guilty!


Prepare for, Respond to, Emerge from…A Perfect Storm

Posted: 17th April 2017 in Security News

If you are interested in learning more about Cyber Crime, and how to protect your business from an attack, the HBRF are hosting their most recent Table Top Event, “Could Your Business Survive a Cyber Attack?” in Grimsby on the 27th April 2017. Book your place now and don’t miss out!


A brand is what a business does, reputation is what people remember – Ted Rubin

Posted: 12th April 2017 in Company News

Think about this… how many times have you visited a company review page online, and seen glowing reviews? Now, how many times have you visited a company review page and seen bad reviews? Which do you take more interest in?


Equality and Diversity Refresher Training

Posted: 10th April 2017 in Company News

Linda (Agenda's HR support) delivered an interesting and thought provoking Equality and Diversity refresher training session on 30th March.


Filming for the Best Business Awards 2017

Posted: 07th April 2017 in Company News

The Chairman’s Awards are presented annually by East Riding of Yorkshire Council to small, large, old and new companies within the East Riding of Yorkshire in recognition of their achievements in enhancing the economy of the area.


Cybercrime is easy!

Posted: 05th April 2017 in Security News

Cybercrime is very easy to instigate with little risk to the perpetrator. You don’t need to invest in the usual tools like a gun, getaway car, mask or balaclava (depending on your preference). It takes little effort to send out 100 thousand spoofed emails with a link to a nasty payload.


Agenda's Fundraising Continues

Posted: 04th April 2017 in

The 31st of March saw our third charity day of the year come around all in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance.


Only 56% of businesses can deal with a cyber-attack

Posted: 03rd April 2017 in Security News

According to a study from the Institute of Directors and Barclays, only 56% of businesses can deal with a cyber-attack, and that shocking statistic comes at a time of highly significant cybersecurity threats!