UK businesses are being encouraged to look in all directions to take advantage of globalisation and boost sales – West to the US, South to Australia, East to Asia and North to Scandinavia. But we shouldn’t forget to look upwards.
Tech and Innovation
The Isle of Man might offer a slower pace of life away from the rat race, but one cryptocurrency business has found it to be just the right setting for its global business HQ.
While it remains to be seen how GDPR fines will play out in reality, the loss of reputation and loss of custom is something businesses would do well to keep in mind.
The way we source and use energy is changing. So, this is a good opportunity for your business to take stock of which suppliers are moving with the times.
Many SMEs are cautious about investing in new technology and adopting new ways of working. A shortage of time, money and technical knowledge creates a fear of change and perpetuates a “why fix it if it isn’t broken” attitude, which is understandable on many levels.
Britain seems to be a reservation nation when it comes to AI, and if it truly wants to be known for being a leader in AI, it will first have to tackle consumer perceptions.
Here’s how to plan, monitor and enforce a secure BYOD policy in your business.
While most boardrooms know digital transformation is important, it’s considerably easier to discuss than to implement. In fact, 59% of UK CEOs in PwC’s 20th CEO survey believe their organisation’s ability to adapt to the speed of technological change is a real concern.
We all watched as the business world descended into an unprecedented panic over GDPR and what would happen upon being non-compliant. But there are technological advances on the horizon with far more terrifying consequences, says Real Business columnist Jan Cavelle.
From automating processes to tapping into fintech, 15 finance directors shared their experience using technology to free up their time for strategic planning at the FD Surgery London.
From automation to global communication, nothing is driving business growth like technology, explains Real Business writer Jessica Foreman.
John Brett, technical operations manager of Nexus Open Systems, discusses the role of unified communications in an agile working environment.