The five best Internet productivity tools for your business

We’re delving into the best Internet productivity tools to decrease paper waste and increase productivity.While the Internet can often be seen as a distraction in our daily lives - scrolling feeds, checking notifications and breaking our attention - it’s actually one of the most powerful tools you can harness in your business to help increase productivity.Finding the tools to get the most out of your time, streamline your day and manage your priorities are key to ensuring you’ve got time for the important things; like servicing your clients and connecting with your customers.Today we’re delving into the fivesix  best Internet productivity [...]

2019-03-20T16:10:40+00:00 March 15th, 2019|

Five things every startup should consider when starting a business

5 things every startup should consider when starting a business Every entrepreneur believes they have created an innovative new product or service that will disrupt the market, and while many may be correct, there are a few essential steps they need to take before diving in headfirst and starting a business. Here we outline the top five things every startup company should consider before doing all that disrupting, including a digital presence and super-fast wireless small business broadband Internet. A website, of course Having a website is no longer optional, it’s essential. In the digital age, people will often head to [...]

2019-03-20T15:58:13+00:00 March 6th, 2019|

Improving workplace productivity through the Internet of Things

Improving workplace productivity through the Internet of Things Wouldn’t it be nice to wake up in the morning, and remotely turn on the coffee machine at work while you brush your teeth as you’re rushing out the door? And then when you jump into the car and start the engine, your navigation comes up and has pre-calculated your quickest route to work. Or your watch sends you alerts to tell you that you should take the train today, as you didn’t clock up enough steps yesterday. No, this isn’t a scene out of the 90s hit Back to the Future; this [...]

2019-03-14T15:13:43+00:00 February 27th, 2019|

How does the Internet get to Australia?

From here to the world! The 5 fibre optic submarine cables connecting Australia to the globe. How does the Internet get to Australia? If you’re reading this blog, congratulations, you’re one of 3.2 billion people using the Internet today! We couldn’t imagine life without it, but chances are, you don’t know how the Internet actually gets to these fine Australian shores and ultimately, into the device in front of you. Anyone over the age of 25 would probably remember the dial-up days where you had to unplug the phone so you could connect to the Internet. Oh, such cherished memories.So how [...]

2019-03-14T15:13:37+00:00 February 5th, 2019|

Working From Home Survival Guide

Working From Home Survival Guide How to stay productive and connected Thanks to cloud technology, high-speed Internet and a large range of collab apps (like Google Drive & Slack) working from home is becoming easier by the day. Why wouldn’t you want to roll out of bed a bit later, skip the morning commute and work in your activewear? That all being said, it's not all sunshine and rainbows. Ask most people who work from home on a regular basis, and they’ll tell you it's a double-edged sword. You might get a lot of work done, but you often sacrifice the [...]

2019-03-14T15:12:23+00:00 January 9th, 2019|

NBN Faults: How to avoid congestion

NBN Faults: How to avoid congestion Future-proof your home. Don’t get stuck in the NBN traffic jam. From TVs and laptops to cars and fridges, the future is endless when it comes to your home going online. Make sure your Internet can handle it. There’s been a bit of noise created lately that congestion on the NBN’s network is a real issue that is only getting worse. And with no plans to update the already out of date fibre to the node technology, there are also no signs that the NBN is going to be getting better, any time soon. What [...]

2019-03-14T15:11:46+00:00 December 17th, 2018|

How to find the best Internet provider

How to find the best Internet provider Have you had enough of slow Internet? Are you disappointed with the NBN in your area? Here’s how to find the best alternatives you have available. There are plenty of alternatives out there that have proven themselves better than the slow and already out of date NBN. With fibre to the node the only option in many areas, it's no wonder that Australians are looking into fixed wireless Internet alternatives that connect right to their home with a faster and better connection. With NBN network congestion now worse than it’s ever been, looking into [...]

4 Key Factors in Choosing the Best Internet Provider For Your Business

4 Key Factors in Choosing the Best Internet Provider For Your Business Are you constantly frustrated with how slow things are moving at work? Do you just want to be able to get things done? We don’t feel your pain, but thousands of Australian businesses do. Slow, unreliable Internet can be the main cause of these problems. Having the right suppliers helping you run your business is paramount to your productivity, and having the right ISP supporting you can increase sales and efficiency on a grand scale.   In a nutshell, choosing the right Internet connection for your business should be [...]

Sky’s the limit? We prefer no limit at all. We’re giving customers a Whopping 10 Gigabit Upgrade.

Sky’s the limit? We prefer no limit at all. We’re giving customers a Whopping 10 Gigabit Upgrade. We’re upgrading our whole network to increase speeds more than ten times for customers, and allow new areas and new customers to ‘get the Spirit!’ We here at Spirit have one goal. To show as many Australians as possible that there is a genuine alternative to the NBN. You don’t have to settle for a slow, already out of date fixed-line carrier. Sky-speed, fixed wireless Internet is what it’s all about, and we’ve taken yet another giant leap towards being Australia’s leading NBN alternative [...]

2019-03-14T15:05:42+00:00 November 16th, 2018|

Forget the hype – Spirit customers are already getting 5G technology

Forget the hype – Spirit customers are already getting 5G technology Spirit Telecom launched Australia’s first 5G services technology in 2017 – ahead of high street giants and the NBN Our head-honcho of sky-speed Internet, Spirit CEO Geoff Neate, stirred the pot at the 2018 CommsDay Summit recently. He let Australia know that we are already providing Spirit customers technology that has now been ratified as part of 5G. Geoff then took things a little further by saying that 5G will not be available to Telstra and Optus customers until next year, while the 5G tech we are using (beamforming) has [...]

2019-03-14T15:05:10+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|