A lot has happened over the last few years bringing privacy and user data protection to the realm of front page news on a more consistent basis. From Facebook breaches and misuse of data to the European Unions GDPR which came into effect last year, the need for personal responsibility in managing and taking care of our own data has never been more important.
Here at Squawk Creative, any project we quote for we charge a set fixed fee. We do this for a number of reasons. It's clear to everyone involved what the cost is up front and any overruns and amendments etc are laid out clearly. It also ensures that each project is priced fairly depending on the client and the work being undertaken. This becomes more clear when we look at the reasons why we don't price by the hour.
Running a business, especially a start up or a smaller scale business is stressful and challenging. The modern business operating environment has so many more hurdles and challenges than it did over a decade or two ago. The good news is that for all the extra work created by the internet, it also serves up some pretty neat solutions. We break down our list of some essential tools (ranging from free to cheap) that every business owner needs to utilise to succeed in the modern day market.
It's easy to get bogged down and overwhelmed with a lot of terms and phrases which are essential to a businesses success. It seems like every week there's a new "must do" for businesses and it can be very easy to miss important practices, but in the midst off all of these is one which is genuinely crucial to a businesses survival and it's a term not many are even aware of. Brand Awareness.