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Slow internet biggest time waster for small firms - survey

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Slow internet speed is the biggest time waster for UK small businesses, according to a new survey by Virgin Media Business. The survey shows that senior decision makers in small businesses believe the average employee loses 15 minutes a day to slow internet speeds. The online research was conducted by YouGov to mark the launch of the company's new ultrafast broadband packages, including a new 300 Mbps product. It shows that more than half (57%) of small businesses believe that the internet is critical to their operation and that they wouldn't be able to function without it. Virgin's new

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Companies: Virgin Media / Virgin Media Business
Countries: United Kingdom
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