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Office Culture: What is it and Why is it so Important to your Business?

Office Culture: What is it and Why is it so Important to your Business?

Excellent workplace culture is something that every office should have. Some businesses, however, don’t know where to start – is it something you can create or is it formed by the team you have?  A lot of fluff or fundamental to the growth of your business?  Here at AAG we understand the importance of an evolving work culture and strive to be the best place to work.

Tech Refresh – Upgrade or buy new?

Tech Refresh – Upgrade or buy new?

As time goes by, computers age and software resource requirements increase.  Buying a new computer every few years is sometimes a necessity, especially as security risks increase and operating systems change. There is, however, a couple of relatively cheap options to bring your listless computer back to life. We've put together two examples of the most cost-effective components to upgrade, the storage and memory of a computer. 

Should an SME have a Non-Executive Director?

Should an SME have a Non-Executive Director?

When most people start up a business it is often because they have specific knowledge or expertise. Usually their expertise is in the core product or service, whether that be the selling, provision or manufacturing of that product or service. The owner may be proficient at all three. They may also be an excellent leader or have operational management skills. They may have a strong financial background or their knowledge of the industry as a whole means they are able to leverage suppliers better than most. They could have excellent marketing knowledge, both theoretical and practicable. However, it is highly unlikely they will have all of these skills.