Stressed at work

Research Reveals Impact of Brexit on SMEs

Sarah Beldon Blog, News

Four-fifths of SMEs expect income to fall because of Brexit 55% admit to high levels of stress in the workplace 72% of SMEs are worried about business rates, and 63% are concerned about late payments New research (1) from Onecom, the UK’s largest business telecommunications provider, reveals eight out of ten SMEs expect their income […]

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1 phone, 2 numbers: Benefits of a dual SIM phone

Helen Larkin Blog, Mobile, Onecom

Do you have the problem of having to carry your work phone and personal phone around simultaneously? It can be clumsy, and often confusing having to switch between the two. However, there is a solution – Dual SIM phones. And with all new Samsung devices now coming with Dual SIM options, we thought we’d run […]

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Onecom employees getting active for YoungMinds Challenge

We moved for YoungMinds!

Helen Larkin Uncategorised, Blog, News, Onecom, Charity

We’re not one for staying still for too long! Here at Onecom, we decided to get on our feet again and continue raising more money in support of our chosen charity, YoungMinds, who help children and young people in need of mental health support. Our ‘Move for YoungMinds’ challenge involved encouraging staff from across the […]

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Onecom secures £100 million funding

Kevin Galway Blog, Onecom

Here’s our press release announcing our new funding package. Onecom appoints Mark Thompson, ex-MDNX as Chairman Darren Ridge remains significant shareholder and becomes NED Onecom signals strong growth taking advantage of the investment in the digital economy over the next five years Onecom, the UK’s largest independent business telecommunications provider, has secured a £100 million […]

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5G for business

5G for business – how it can benefit you

Sarah Beldon Blog, Mobile, Vodafone, 5G, Samsung

EE was the first to roll out with 5G in certain cities in the UK, swiftly followed by Vodafone, but what does this actually mean for businesses? 5G is the next generation of mobile network with faster speeds and increased capacity for data, which will open up a number of new opportunities for businesses. What […]

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Small business tech

6 tech trends small businesses need to know about

Sarah Beldon Blog

For a small business, it’s not always easy to be at the forefront of all the new technology trends that are introduced year on year. Despite this, tech still plays a vital role in the growth of small businesses. As of July, we’ve seen the launch of 5G and the rollout of new tech which […]

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freelancers

Freelancing – all cupcakes and rainbows?

Sarah Beldon Blog

Today is National Freelancers Day 2019, so we’d thought we’d speak a little about how to address some of the challenges you may face as a freelancer and provide you with some top tips. It’s not breaking news that the trend of freelancing and remote working is increasing. In the UK, the Professional Contracts Group […]

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man SIP calling

ISDN is out – SIP trunking is in: What does it mean and how can it help you?

Sarah Beldon Blog

Traditionally, Integrated service digital network (ISDN) technology allowed inbound and outbound voice calls through a ‘digital’ line – through the internet. But SIP trunking is now replacing ISDN services, which means ISDN will slowly be phased out over the next 5 years. Why? Because it’s better technology. Think 5G replacing 4G, which replaced 3G in […]

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