10
Jun

When Will We Return To The Office?

The 2020 coronavirus outbreak has had an unprecedented impact on the way we live our lives. The world of work is no exception. Key workers have continued working, with stricter hygiene and distancing measures in place wherever possible, while 8.4 million people were put on the UK Government’s furlough scheme. However, one of the biggest trends of the lockdown world
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7
May

Introducing Aura Connect | Flexible, Global SIP Made Simple

At Aura, we’re committed to finding new ways to help our customers thrive. Ways to give them the tools they need to succeed with more flexibility and less hassle. That’s why we’re delighted to launch Aura Connect, a global SIP trunking service that’s both simplified and supercharged. Read on as we discuss everything Aura Connect has to offer and how
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15
Apr

Top Tips to Effectively Manage a Remote Team

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has sparked a whole host of concerns for the world of commerce, with the government’s legislation on self-isolation chief among them. How can companies be expected to maintain the same levels of productivity and achieve their business objectives when employees are now forced to work from the seclusion of their own homes? In actual fact, it
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5
Apr

Mental Health Advice for Remote Workers

Working remotely has been on the increase for several years now. A recent survey of 2,500 remote workers in the USA found that 99% of them would prefer to continue working remotely for at least some of the time for the remainder of their professional careers, while the UK’s Office for National Statistics predicts that 50% of the British workforce
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27
Mar

COVID-19 is Here. Are You Needlessly Keeping Your Office Open?

The coronavirus crisis is certainly here. Around a quarter of the world’s population are currently under lockdown – including the entirety of India’s 1.3 billion people – as drastic measures have been introduced by governments across the globe. The UK is no different, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson urging everyone to adhere to stringent social distancing practices. One of the
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13
Mar

Preparing your Business for a Pandemic

Just months after the initial outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Wuhan, the virus has spread to every corner of the world. The World Health Organization has officially labelled it a pandemic, with almost 120,000 cases across 144 countries as of March 11th. Along with tracing, detecting, testing and treating those infected, their advice is to mobilise people to isolate and
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