How to prepare your business for innovation

Everyone wants a piece of the innovation pie. According to the Office for National Statistics expenditure on research and development (R&D) performed by UK, businesses continue to grow, expanding by a whopping £1.1 billion to £23.7 billion in 2017 - an increase of 4.9% - with software development accounting for 34.7% (or £358 million). [...]

By |2019-09-02T08:09:31+00:00Friday, August 30, 2019|Digital Change & Innovation|0 Comments

The Future of Retail Part 1: Retail Reinvented

Every month seems to bring more depressing retail statistics of once loved brands... Last year Poundworld, Toys R Us and Maplin. Recently, Debenhams, and even retail giant John Lewis had to slash staff bonus as profit fell 45%. Not agile enough to have adapted to a fluctuating and highly competitive customer driven environment? Struggling with [...]

Retail Transformation: The perfect storm?

In this blog, I am going to share my insights on retail transformation, taken from a recent presentation I gave on behalf of RetailWeek. Retail is an area I am passionate about. It is a space that is both dynamic and challenging but above all resourceful, resilient and creative. There is no denying that our [...]

Expertise Interview: Approaching Digital Transformation in the Charity and Not-For-Profit Sector

Digital. It’s everywhere and touches most things these days. Just consider some of these statistics: The number of connected devices that are in use worldwide now exceeds 17 billion 2018 there were an estimated 4.2 billion global internet users The global online population has now tipped the scale with an estimated 50.8% of the [...]

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: Demystifying Digital Transformation: Expert advice on what it is and how to take action for better business outcomes

Responding to digital disruption is vital to business survival. The world we live in is digital. More than half of the population now owns a smartphone, and almost two thirds a mobile. Your customers want to connect, communicate, buy, sell and be entertained digitally. Smart business leaders have started to think about their digital transformation, [...]

By |2017-11-08T13:15:35+00:00Wednesday, November 8, 2017|Digital Change & Innovation|0 Comments

How to create a clear vision and strategy for your digital transformation

In this blog, we are going to share proven insights on a major critical success factor required for successful digital transformation – creating your clear vision and strategy, objectives and targets. Your vision and strategy allow you to cement and communicate who you aspire to be, set your objectives and targets and provide you with a [...]

By |2017-10-18T14:51:38+00:00Wednesday, October 11, 2017|Business Strategy & Growth, Digital Change & Innovation|0 Comments

Expert Interview: What is Digital Transformation and the Best Way to Get Started?

What is digital transformation and what does it really mean for you and your organisation? Smart business leaders are waking up to the fact that the fourth industrial revolution is here. This is driven by the widespread adoption of technology, disruptive innovation and rapidly changing consumer behaviour. The pace of change means that it [...]

Generation Digital – Worlds apart?

  What is digital technology really disrupting?   The uptake of digital services by consumers on phone, tablet, and TV is disrupting companies, organisations and patterns of work. Digital is upsetting the status quo in surprising ways; whilst the superheroes of the age of digital disruption are often seen to be young professionals, the populations [...]

7 Digital Imperatives That Should be Driving HR Now

The world is rapidly changing in the wake of digital disruption. Accelerated adoption of new technologies combined with an increasing digitally enabled and connected society will have huge impact on organisations and the people who shape them, and ultimately make them a success. If you look at the top 7 digital imperatives that are driving [...]

Is your business ready for digital change? 6 areas to focus for success

  Digital Transformation (DT) means different things to different people. I can tell you now, there is no magic formula to adopt to make it happen. DT covers a huge subject area, but generally refers to the process of changing your business by embracing the changes/opportunities in online customer behaviour OR through the adoption [...]