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The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.

13 Dec 2018
9 minute read

Lost and stolen gadgets could cost you more than you think

What risks are you subject to when using, and losing, portable devices? What steps can you take to protect your devices and data? How should you respond in the event of loss?

12 Dec 2018
4 minute read

GDPR bears its teeth

After months of preparation and hype, on 25th May 2018, the GDPR finally came into force. We reflect on the impact of GDPR on businesses so far.

12 Dec 2018
4 minute read

Founder success stories: RotaCloud

Digital Risks caught up with Joel Beverley, Co-Founder of online rota software startup RotaCloud, to find out what makes his team and business tick.

11 Dec 2018
5 minute read

Startup Wonderland | Startup Scene

Whether you’ve already started the Christmas slowdown, or you don’t know the meaning of the word, we’ve got some seasonal startup inspiration for you!

10 Dec 2018
4 minute read

Biggest cyber security breaches of 2018

Despite the introduction of the GDPR in May, major security breaches are still rife, as cyber criminals continue to find new and innovative ways to breach company defences, and big businesses are left reeling from the fall out.

6 Dec 2018
5 minute read

Fintech startups to watch in 2019

Here’re our top 6 hottest Fintech startups that Digital Risks are tipping to thrive in 2019. We’ve taken a look at Truelayer, Monese, PensionBee, Akoni, Tail and the Craft Gin Club.

4 Dec 2018
6 minute read

How to start a business checklist

Every startup journey is different, but many of the steps involved are similar for everybody. And sometimes there’s nothing better than a nice, orderly list to get your brain in gear for the task ahead.

29 Nov 2018
16 minute read

Ultimate Guide to Starting a Business

Setting up a business is exciting, but not for the faint-hearted. Our Ultimate Guide will help you to understand what you need in place to get your business off the ground.

26 Nov 2018
5 minute read

Wanderlust through Change | Startup Scene

Lifestyle boosters are taking over the startup landscape starting in the UK and expanding worldwide. To keep you in the loop of never-ending wonders, we gather the juiciest details about what's happening in the UK startup scene.

26 Nov 2018
7 minute read

How to handle growing pains in a startup team

Fast growth of young businesses is a good thing, of course, unless it affects the team culture on a drastic level. As the team grows bigger, the culture inevitably starts to evolve. Here are the pains of a growing team and how to deal with them.