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Meet the new tech on the block, saving businesses time and money

Kubernetes has certainly been one of the enterprise IT space’s shining stars during COVID-19. But with this rapid rate of digitalisation, businesses – including small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) – are now more susceptible to cybercrimes. Anthony Spiteri, Senior Global...


The future of London FinTech is centred around partnerships

It’s been stated that FinTech innovation will be at the heart of London’s recovery. Innovate Finance data shows US$4.1 billion was invested across 408 deals in 2020, putting the UK second only to the US in total capital raised and showing the continued importance of the industry to...


The renaissance of Direct to Consumer and decline of the world’s top 300 brands

Once upon a time working in advertising, being part of a global brand such as Coca Cola, Heinz or Gillette was something straight out of Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men. But the days of excitement around products and the wonderful association of feeling younger, more beautiful, cooler or smarter...


Why digital maturity must be on the boardroom agenda

Digital Transformation is not merely about technology. Once businesses understand why, what, how and when to digitally transform, they will see that the technology agenda is typically the easiest part. Halil Aksu, Co-Founder and CEO, Digitopia, explains how the C-suite needs to look at its...


SMEs need HR tech to thrive in the new normal

HR departments need to embrace and recognise the benefits of optimising and enhancing internal process, said Ayman Kattan, Chief People Officer at Bayzat. He explains how digitally transforming HR processes is a business imperative. Between chasing every prospect and opportunity, extracting the...


How to embrace the evolving role of the HR department as remote work becomes the norm

Automation and technology are changing the way we all work, especially in light of the restrictions placed upon many of us, due to the pandemic. The HR department is not immune to these changes, many of which are here to stay, and has had to adjust and embrace the introduction of new technology...


A manifesto for change: How Government can support SMEs in their mission to be more sustainable

There are over six million SMEs across the UK, which accounts for 99% of the private business sector, accounting for 53% of the UK’s emissions. It can seem overwhelming when the headlines talk about cutting carbon emissions by a certain date. Gareth Dinnage from net positive business,...


‘Challenge yourself’: Encouraging more talent for International Women in Engineering Day

Engineering has long been a career that is typically dominated by men, and despite the efforts of many businesses and initiatives to change this, it’s taking time to redress the gender balance. Today, only 12% of all engineers are women – yet the sector is currently facing a huge...


Why the paperless office is more important than ever before

Using less paper in the workplace will result in a more efficient workplace, direct cost savings and a greener environment. Gina O’Reilly, COO of Nitro, explains the benefits of a paperless office and how to go paperless.   For years, companies have discussed going paperless, but the...


Adapting to changing customer needs in post-lockdown Britain

Kaushalya Somasundaram, Head of Payment Partnerships and Industry Relations, Square UK, explains how businesses need to keep up with customers’ expectations following the pandemic to keep up with sales both instore and online. The past year has accelerated technological transformation like...


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