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Dr Max Nathan and Dr Anna Rosso, Research Fellows, NIESRBig data finds 70,000 'hidden' companies in UK Information Economy
Dr Max Nathan and Dr Anna Rosso, Research Fellows, NIESR (27-Nov-2014)
Big data reveals real-world economic shifts and policymakers must invest in it to understand the most fast-changing and dynamic economic sectors
John Yeo, EMEA Director, TrustwaveCybercrime attack targets, victims, motivations and methods
John Yeo, EMEA Director, Trustwave (04-Jun-2014)
If businesses are not fully equipped with all of the necessary components, they are only increasing their chances of being the next data breach victim
Kevin Young, MD, Skillsoft EMEABig data - a bigger business opportunity
Kevin Young, MD, Skillsoft EMEA (03-Jun-2014)
Big data is a big business opportunity and ignoring its potential insight can only result in businesses falling behind their competitors in the market
Joseph Do, CEO, MindLinkThe war on e-mail
Joseph Do, CEO, MindLink (22-May-2014)
With over 180 billion e-mails sent per day, it is the most widely-used professional communication tool, but communication channels must evolve
Drew Griffiths, Managing Director, Mosaic DigitalMaking your website a success
Drew Griffiths, Managing Director, Mosaic Digital (21-May-2014)
Why are some websites more effective than others? Sites need content and engagement strategies to be effective and should not just be another off-the-shelf template that looks like so many others
Alex Smith, Director, IntermediaFive simple steps to a truly secure password
Alex Smith, Director, Intermedia (02-May-2014)
It is time for organisations to create strong passwords that will have the best chance of protecting their information
Helen McCall, Account Director, Tangent SnowballThe key to personalised communications
Helen McCall, Account Director, Tangent Snowball (25-Mar-2014)
Customers are increasingly being targeted in a personalised way and they are increasingly expecting to be - it isn't simple, but here are some tips
Hasan Bakhshi, Director Policy and Research, NestaProductivity and profitability improved with effective data use
Hasan Bakhshi, Director Policy and Research, Nesta (11-Mar-2014)
Businesses that use of their online customer data effectively – those that collect, analyse and deploy data – are 8% more productive as a result
Helen Milner, CEO, Tinder FoundationCreating a 100% digitally skilled nation
Helen Milner, CEO, Tinder Foundation (25-Feb-2014)
78% of UK adult population have the basic online skills to use the internet, leaving 11 million people unable to send and receive e-mail, use a search engine and browse the internet
Mark Walker, Business Development Director, Ubertas5 questions to ask an IT support services company
Mark Walker, Business Development Director, Ubertas (24-Feb-2014)
IT technical support is business critical. Five questions to ask to make sure you get the best partnership for your business
Bo Mattsson, CEO, CintWill 2014 be the 'internet of customers'?
Bo Mattsson, CEO, Cint (28-Jan-2014)
First, the 'internet of things' and now the 'internet of customers' - but will 2014 be the year it takes off?
Suzanne Stock, Director, MarketscanBig Data can also be for SMEs
Suzanne Stock, Director, Marketscan (21-Jan-2014)
How to use Big Data business analysis techniques on your not-quite-so-big B2B data list
Mark Walker, Business Development Director, UbertasThe silent killers - IT dangers to ruin a business
Mark Walker, Business Development Director, Ubertas (08-Jan-2014)
IT can make or break your business, watch out for these three company killers
Kenny Mullen, Partner, Withers LLPCyber security - a plan of action for everyone
Kenny Mullen, Partner, Withers LLP (12-Dec-2013)
Is cyber security relevant to us? What should we be doing? And what is the cost? Tips for everyone
Jeff Fisher, VP Strategy and Co-Head RES Research BostonEnterprise IT - the App Store model is not enough
Jeff Fisher, VP Strategy and Co-Head RES Research Boston (05-Nov-2013)
IT complexity continues to grow and users have increasing expectations raising the challenges for the IT department
Ben Dowd, Business Director, O2IT and productivity - boosting our lives
Ben Dowd, Business Director, O2 (23-Oct-2013)
The rapid adoption of key information and communications technology has increased productivity by 480% more than in the 1970
Christian Nellemann, CEO, XLN TelecomInternet performance, downtime and productivity
Christian Nellemann, CEO, XLN Telecom (08-Oct-2013)
If your internet goes down, you lose e-mail access, mobile card payments, cloud-hosted services and other business-critical functions. Some basic tips on how to avoid loss of business
Bradley Derringer, blogger for TechBreachOvercoming e-commerce challenges
Bradley Derringer, blogger for TechBreach (25-Sep-2013)
Any business that sells online needs a reliable and well-presented e-commerce site that is easy to use, secure and reliable
Simon Smith, Chief Technology Officer, MooD InternationalCyber crime makes business like a military operation
Simon Smith, Chief Technology Officer, MooD International (12-Sep-2013)
Running a business is like running a military operation. It requires measuring hard data with judgement and using understanding to plan the desired outcome
Patricia Langrand, Executive VP, SteriaBig Data – looking beyond the hype
Patricia Langrand, Executive VP, Steria (06-Sep-2013)
In today’s tough economic climate, being able to handle Big Data will become crucial for the organisation’s competitiveness, innovation and growth
Daniel Mitchell, Director, Lifeline ITCyber crime - you are at serious risk - tips
Daniel Mitchell, Director, Lifeline IT (16-Aug-2013)
Britain is losing the fight against cyber-crime, now considered a bigger threat to the nation than nuclear war. Tips to protect your business
Simon Norris, CEO, NomensaMake your web site accessible to all
Simon Norris, CEO, Nomensa (06-Aug-2013)
Failing to ensure web sites are functional and accessible without compromising on design, businesses are losing revenue
Dr Max Nathan, senior research fellow, NIESRSuccess in a larger digital economy
Dr Max Nathan, senior research fellow, NIESR (23-Jul-2013)
The old image of tech businesses as start-ups that make no money is out-of-date. We need a new way to understand the economy
Dr Sarinova Simandjuntak, University of PortsmouthBenefits of an Industry - University partnership
Dr Sarinova Simandjuntak, University of Portsmouth (19-Jul-2013)
University researchers are sharing their knowledge with a local manufacturing company to develop an industry standard for testing pipes in the oil industry
Andrew Doyle, MD UKI, Jabra Business Solutions75% workers have emotional or interpersonal problems
Andrew Doyle, MD UKI, Jabra Business Solutions (09-Jul-2013)
Transformation in the workplace is creating entirely new challenges that need to be addressed - good communications tools do not necessarily make good communications
Charles Bligh, MD, TalkTalk BusinessLack of IT training costs businesses
Charles Bligh, MD, TalkTalk Business (19-Jun-2013)
Businesses able to invest in reducing the skills gap will benefit from improved efficiency and productivity – as well as the positive and engaged attitude staff
Corey Nachreiner, Director, WatchGuard TechnologiesWhat businesses should know about hackers
Corey Nachreiner, Director, WatchGuard Technologies (10-Jun-2013)
Over the last few years, hacker profiles and motives have changed. It’s important for you to understand them
Dr Peter Collett for De Vere HotelsDigital still doesn't replace meetings
Dr Peter Collett for De Vere Hotels (25-Apr-2013)
80% of people believe meeting in person helps them form better bonds with business associates and are more likely to do business with someone they have met in person
Isobel Pearce, Marketing Director, The Inviqa GroupWhy your website may be failing
Isobel Pearce, Marketing Director, The Inviqa Group (22-Apr-2013)
A good website is essential, but most companies and organisations are not exactly hitting the ball out of the park when it comes to offering user-friendly websites
Paul Braham, Director, Ricoh UKTechnology, education and business
Paul Braham, Director, Ricoh UK (09-Apr-2013)
Education, business and the economy create a continuous cycle that is the backdrop to the UK being a leader in the global landscape
Charles Bligh, MD, TalkTalk BusinessTechnology - the key to ignite business
Charles Bligh, MD, TalkTalk Business (22-Mar-2013)
Today’s entrepreneurs are not interested in fancy sports cars. 81% of business owners are driven by achieving a good work / life balance and working in an industry that they are passionate about
Daniel Mitchell, founder and Director, Lifeline ITIs password your password?
Daniel Mitchell, founder and Director, Lifeline IT (08-Feb-2013)
Most businesses are now reliant on IT and security breaches could be disastrous, but most people are still careless with passwords
Lucy Smith, Director, Small Business WebsitesTop business tips for web site creation
Lucy Smith, Director, Small Business Websites (16-Jan-2013)
Web sites are complex, but vitally important for businesses - don't waste time and money on poor design and something that doesn't do the job
Chris Bull, CEO, Selective MediaWhat's next for mobile?
Chris Bull, CEO, Selective Media (07-Jan-2013)
The UK leads international markets for mobile device adoption and usage. Here are the five mobile trends that will significantly impact 2013
Pontus Noren, co-founder, CloudreachWill failure to embrace the Cloud leave you lost in the fog?
Pontus Noren, co-founder, Cloudreach (18-Dec-2012)
Is all the IT hype about the Cloud just another bandwagon or should your business be taking it seriously?
Nick Parker, Creative Director, The WriterThe text message celebrates its birthday
Nick Parker, Creative Director, The Writer (07-Dec-2012)
If you combine clear, everyday language with getting to the point quickly you’ve got the basis for effective writing
Professor Luis Araujo, Lancaster Univ Management SchoolNew technologies to drive growth and jobs
Professor Luis Araujo, Lancaster Univ Management School (04-Dec-2012)
The government should put more emphasis on creating markets for emerging technologies to help kick-start the economic recovery
Rob Greenslade, Director, CentralisThe workplace of the future is wherever you are
Rob Greenslade, Director, Centralis (03-Dec-2012)
The workspace of the future can be wherever the employee is, provided they have access to the applications and data they need, with security and control
James Langdom, designer and inventorDesign and hi-tech production solves important challenge
James Langdom, designer and inventor (16-Nov-2012)
An innovative design and hi-tech production of a new harness for guide dogs used by blind people is expected to revolutionise the lives of both owners and the dogs themselves
RBS and FIG awards for student enterpriseStudent enterprise - a key to economic growth
RBS and FIG awards for student enterprise (12-Nov-2012)
Helping young entrepreneurs showcase their business minds and win investment to develop their start-ups or initiatives
Carmen Carey, CEO, ControlCircleCyber security for the non-technical
Carmen Carey, CEO, ControlCircle (29-Oct-2012)
Understand the cyber risks to your business (whatever its size) and how to fight the threats, both now and in the future
Nicole Williams, LinkedIn Connection DirectorEndangered species and office wish lists
Nicole Williams, LinkedIn Connection Director (16-Oct-2012)
Tech Dinosaurs: tape recorders and fax machines and on the wish list ‘having a clone’ and ‘a place in the office that provides natural sunlight’
Clive Taylor, Director, Quiss TechnologyRemote IT access - profit versus peril?
Clive Taylor, Director, Quiss Technology (12-Oct-2012)
Can remote IT access turn mobility into profitability? If so, at what cost and with what risks?
Thomas Coles, MD, MSM SoftwarePrevent IT skills shortage stalling growth
Thomas Coles, MD, MSM Software (02-Oct-2012)
As competition increases daily, organisations cannot afford to be burdened with technology skills shortages that prevent them from keeping up with the pace of change
Jonathan Chevallier, Director, CognitoCustomer service: customer and business views
Jonathan Chevallier, Director, Cognito (01-Oct-2012)
Businesses can make immediate improvements to impact the bottom line, improve competitiveness and learn about customer perceptions
Bisrat Degefa, Portsmouth UniversityIf you try, you succeed
Bisrat Degefa, Portsmouth University (17-Sep-2012)
As a result of combining hours of study and hard work in his spare time, a student has secured a prestigious placement on a construction project in the heart of the City of London
Ben Atherton, CEO, SambaFree UK broadband for users on the go
Ben Atherton, CEO, Samba (02-Aug-2012)
A new service offering free on-the-go broadband for laptops, netbooks and iPads has just launched - based on a simple 'value exchange' model
Aodhan Cullen, CEO, StatCounterHow important is your Browser?
Aodhan Cullen, CEO, StatCounter (18-Jul-2012)
The increasing competition in the web Browser market can only be good for us - the users - read all about it!
Dan Wagner, CEO, Powa TechnologiesRevolutionary new card payment system - ideal for SMEs
Dan Wagner, CEO, Powa Technologies (11-Jul-2012)
Over £35 billion of SME bad debt in the UK could benefit from this revolutionary new service enabling almost anyone to take card payments
Rachel Oxburgh, CEO CasabuFrom rocks to frocks - entrepreneurial online retail
Rachel Oxburgh, CEO Casabu (31-May-2012)
Flash-sales - the latest online phenomenon to arrive from the US is launched by an entrepreneurial ex-Oxford Geochemist
John Rozek, director of Polar MomentContactless: too isolated to be the next big thing?
John Rozek, director of Polar Moment (24-May-2012)
The main driver behind contactless is to create a new revenue stream for the card schemes and banks and there are still some real barriers to overcome
Axel Pawlik, MD of RIPE NCCImportant internet change - you need to prepare
Axel Pawlik, MD of RIPE NCC (02-May-2012)
OK, it's a bit techie, but you need to understand this if you or your business use the internet - you will be affected!
Armen Zildjan, VP LogMeIn EMEATips to avoid business disruption from travel problems
Armen Zildjan, VP LogMeIn EMEA (30-Apr-2012)
Tips to minimise the risk of business disruption from strikes and a certain forthcoming sporting event
Peter Rees, Principal Digital Marketing AcademyThe whole world's gone global
Peter Rees, Principal Digital Marketing Academy (25-Apr-2012)
Mobile technology represents the third wave of a technological tsunami that puts significant processing power in the hands of all of us, connecting everything across the Web
Dion Smith, GM, Samsung UK Print DivisionEfficient technology for business
Dion Smith, GM, Samsung UK Print Division (13-Apr-2012)
Technology is an essential component in nearly every business - here are five top tips for implementing efficient technology solutions
Rob Cotton, CEO, NCC GroupWhere do hackers come from?
Rob Cotton, CEO, NCC Group (23-Feb-2012)
Computer hacks originating in the UK cost the global economy over $2 billion in 2011
Thomas Coles, MD of MSM SoftwareThe majority of IT projects fail unnecessarily
Thomas Coles, MD of MSM Software (20-Jan-2012)
Two thirds of IT projects fail unnecessarily due to changes during the execution
Andy Chew of CiscoTechnology bringing savings - case study
Andy Chew of Cisco (12-Dec-2011)
Cost and efficiency are critical to success - Future Publishing is using technology to save time and money
Ernest Doku of uSwitch.comHas technology killed talking?
Ernest Doku of uSwitch.com (27-Oct-2011)
Is it the death of conversation as Brits become 'all texts and less chat'?
Peter Rees, Principal City Digital Mkt AcademyDoing digital - what you need to know
Peter Rees, Principal City Digital Mkt Academy (09-Sep-2011)
It is critical that all executives and managers understand this new field, develop winning strategies and use appropriate resources to manage their tactical implementation
BW tech deskTablets are hard to swallow
BW tech desk (24-Jun-2011)
What's new about tablet computing and is it just a fashion accessory or business tool?
British Retail ConsortiumNew online retail monitor
British Retail Consortium (26-Apr-2011)
The new quarterly Online Retail Monitor measures the growth of online retail searches
UK Space AgencyUK space sector - key driver of economic growth
UK Space Agency (08-Apr-2011)
£10m investment to start a national technology programme with industry
HM TreasuryChancellor announces superfast broadband funding
HM Treasury (04-Mar-2011)
George Osborne announced the opening of bidding for £50 million of funding for superfast broadband roll-out in the UK
Lord Smith of FinsburyAdvertising standards apply online from today
Lord Smith of Finsbury (01-Mar-2011)
From 1 March 2011 the ASA's remit is extended to online marketing materials. Are you ready?
National Fraud AuthorityScam e-mails - what to do
National Fraud Authority (28-Feb-2011)
What to do with scam e-mails - how to disrupt the fraudsters and close down the links between them and the victim

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