By Claire West
Business as usual for companies using remote working via Cloud computing
Temperatures expected to drop below -20 with severe weather warnings for the next two weeks issued by the Met Office. More and more companies are struggling to keep their offices open and it couldn’t come at a worse time as the UK economy gears up for Christmas.
Small companies hit hardest by loss of productivity
With over 4 million SMEs in the UK (97% of UK businesses) productivity will drop at a time when business is ramping up for Christmas and the figure could exceed the £12bn figure reached last January.
However, a growing number of firms are relying on remote working to keep their operations going and limit lost revenue as staff struggle to get in.
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