Digital Marketing 101: What Small Businesses Need to Know
Small business owners know digital marketing is no longer secondary to traditional print marketing and advertising and is a great way for them to get more bang for their marketing bucks. (In fact, 95% of small businesses plan to increase spending on digital marketing this year.)
Using the ThoughtWorks Technology Radar to track governance
Large organizations with lots of technology inevitably face the task of managing and governing their decisions around technology: how long should the organization stay with existing technology, how much experimentation should we invest in, and myriad other questions that balance resources, cost savings, IT strategy, and capabilities.
Reskilling in the 21st century – where we are now, and where we’re heading
Creating the right channels for people to equip themselves on their own terms and at their own pace will have implications for both the employees and businesses of tomorrow.
M&A value creation for growth
With our latest Economic Outlook projecting growth of just over 1%, the UK’s business leaders are on balance feeling more muted around their opportunities for organic growth than in previous years. So what path for growth should CEOs unwilling to settle for the status quo look towards?
The hard truths about transformation: The stereotypes holding enterprises back
We all know the digital era is forcing enterprises to experiment with everything from new hires to new business models. That many firms are busily revamping legacy infrastructure or adopting leading-edge technologies as part of the drive to keep up with digitally-driven change. And that a host of consultants, courses and solutions have emerged to help them on the way.
Raising Children in the Era of Artificial Intelligence
We live in extraordinary times. New advances in technology such as artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and Big Data allow our society to understand the world that surrounds us in new and unprecedented ways. In our pockets, we hold computers more powerful than those that sent Apollo 11 to the Moon. We have inherited a future both exciting and disconcerting at the same time.
How FinTech will be used as a force for good in the future
Financial Technology (FinTech) is an exciting area to be in at the moment.Recent technology has opened up almost unlimited possibilities and disruptive businesses are using technology to undermine established global players.
A CIOs roadmap to culture change
Today’s culture change programs lack the flexibility needed to enable strategic business change. To aid transformation CIOs and IT leaders need to develop a culture change journey roadmap in 9 steps.
Common mistakes that are stopping investors investing in your company
If you’re raising money for your business, it is undoubtedly taking up a good deal of your time.
What Digital Transformation Should and Shouldn’t Change About Learning and Development
Many of us work at companies where leadership truly values employees and sees them as the company’s most critical investment. While many companies make a bold statement about this in their talent acquisition efforts, once candidates are converted to employees, there can be push back on the costs associated with learning and development programs. Enter new digital training opportunities. With these evolving offerings, many HR teams have learned how to utilise digital or online training for cost containment, but also for speed, ease, and the ROI gains that investing in continuous learning programs for employees yield.
We need an 'operating system' for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Society’s operating system needs an upgrade. The model we have been using is simply not up to the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Getting Started With Data Literacy and Information as a Second Language: A Gartner Trend Insight Report
According to this report from Gartner, “The increasingly pervasive nature of data makes it crucial for all employees to learn to ‘speak data.’”
How to Become a Product-Centric Organisation
CIOs must shape their digital innovation through a fundamental shift to a product-centric organisation. Redesigning the organisation as a digital business should be on every CIO's mind. However, digital business designs often do not scale because the organisation fails to modify both its business and operating models to support its strategy
How to Build Leadership Bench Strength
HR needs a new “portfolio” approach to building leadership bench strength as digitisation complicates roles and succession plans
Our Devices, Ourselves
Media coverage of AI in the past few years has often focused on how the technology might cost people their jobs. But there could be a much more exciting possibility is a future in which people are augmented with intelligent interfaces—thereby elevating and combining human decision-making with machine intelligence
How To Harvest Your Data Goldmine For A Bumper 2019
There’s no denying that the high street is under siege. But savvy retailers are tapping into a secret weapon: data...
What Will Get Your Business Noticed In 2019?
If your business could do with a bit of a performance boost in terms of getting it noticed by customers, clients, and rival companies, then there are a few routes to take.
How to harness AI and ML in the world of testing to optimise time to market: ThoughtWorks team shares their take
From static websites and dynamic forms to AI-based software, ThoughtWorks’ product journey has evolved with the advances in technology. At YourStory’s Future of Work Conference the ThoughtWorks team, took to the stage to share how their organisation is leveraging AI and ML to improve product testing
The CIO’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence
CIOs can separate AI hype from reality by considering these areas of risk and opportunity.
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The art of adapting to a continually changing energy business environment
Last year was OX2 Wind’s most successful ever. Paul Stormoen, Managing Director at OX2 Wind, tells us about the journey to becoming the leading onshore wind power developer in the Nordics.