It goes without saying if your work focuses on a niche, you need to be kept up to date.

Whether it's IP law, London commercial property or the latest in data centre technology, professionals gain insight from a number of off and online resources.

Fortunately, the majority of this stuff is indexed on google and can be tailored and sent straight to your inbox using your chosen Key Words via Google Alerts.

This should prevent the requirement to constantly scan Twitter or multiple news sources to keep yourself informed. As if you had the time anyhow!