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Digital transformation for business

At FutureLab we’re still busy during the lockdown. The reason for that is because there is no better time to prepare your business for digital world than right now. I saw this great image shared on social media today and it sums up the current situation. Sadly, for many businesses, it might be slightly late. … Continue reading "Digital transformation for business"

How FutureLab works remotely

I realise that in these tough times every business will try to save money as much as possible. However, if you can work from home and you’re a relatively small business, with some small expenses you can setup remote office for a small team with little help. Use this guide to estimate the cost you’d … Continue reading "How FutureLab works remotely"

How businesses can adapt in Covid-19 times

Crazy times. Customers in supermarkets value toilet paper more than bread. Borders are closed, shelves in supermarkets are empty, businesses suffer. As a small business owner, I know that tough times are coming. But I also know that these are amazing times coming for businesses. It’s opportunities times. The recession might be coming and we … Continue reading "How businesses can adapt in Covid-19 times"

SSL Certificate: What Is It & Do I Need One?

We discuss what an SSL certificate is, how it works and the reasons why having a valid SSL certificate for your website is an essential part of doing business online today.

Ralf Klis: I’m not a sales person

By Ralf Klis, FutureLab’s owner and technical leader. This post was originally published on LinkedIn. I’m not a sales person. Period. This should be a tweet, but I got so much feedback recently about the whole matter that I’m going to elaborate in a little article. I must confess. FutureLab have had two attempts to … Continue reading "Ralf Klis: I’m not a sales person"

WordPress Auckland Meetup: WordPress Disasters!

When: Tuesday 12th September Where: GridAKL, 101 Pakenham Street West Why: Meet your local WordPress user group, eat pizza and mingle! The September WordPress Auckland Meetup is coming up soon. This month we are featuring lightning talks on the topic of WordPress “DISASTERS: how I found myself in trouble and how I recovered”. Our speakers … Continue reading "WordPress Auckland Meetup: WordPress Disasters!"

This Friday: Learn about brand identity for websites (plus free pizza)

No plans for Friday evening? If you’re keen to learn more about design and brand identity, plus network with other professionals over FREE PIZZA, we have the event for you! If you didn’t already know, each month FutureLab helps organise and sponsor informal WordPress meetups for the Auckland community. We get together to listen to other … Continue reading "This Friday: Learn about brand identity for websites (plus free pizza)"

Online Sales Success for Auckland Ecommerce Business

Auckland Flowers Takapuna have been delivering gorgeous bouquets for all occasions right here in Takapuna since 1986! Lisa and her family have been running the popular florist shop right out of the same Barry’s Point Road location for all these years, but 2016 marked a big change for the company – moving to fully automated … Continue reading "Online Sales Success for Auckland Ecommerce Business"