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Defender to Disruptor: Rethinking Scale

on 14 Nov 2019, 17:07:43 By | Merlin Beyts | 0 Comments | Event reports
Platform companies and digital innovators have redefined the concept of scale, enabling game-changing products and services to reach customers more rapidly than ever before.
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The Trust Double Standard: An Interview with Gavin Esler

on 11 Nov 2019, 17:37:17 By | Merlin Beyts | 0 Comments | Event reports
We spoke to Gavin Esler, former host of Newsnight and author of "Lessons from the Top", about what "trust" means in business and politics today. Is there a double standard?
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Chief Disruptor LIVE October 2019

on 22 Oct 2019, 17:13:43 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Event reports
"Businesses fail when they go straight to the tactics,” Gavin Esler, former host of Newsnight and renowned BBC journalist, told me a few weeks ago. I asked what they should start with instead. “Objectives,” he replied. “Objectives, then strategy and only then can they look at the tactics."
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The Insight-Rich Organisation

on 18 Oct 2019, 16:29:48 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Event reports
Many businesses today feel data-drowned, spending 80% of their time and resources cleaning and preparing data but yet not getting the insights they need. Data preparation is seen as the biggest bottleneck to driving analytical outcomes, but it’s also the biggest opportunity to unlock new value and accelerate performance. 
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Cloud Goals: Mastering Multi-Cloud

on 25 Sep 2019, 17:54:55 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Event reports
Digital ambitions are dependent on cloud to bring intuitive experiences and data-rich services to life, depending on your multi-cloud strategy and ongoing management. With businesses today needing to deliver better customer experiences than ever to compete in the market, it’s vital to understand the journey from current experimentation to industrial-strength innovation.  Driving purposeful innovation at scale has three key ingredients: knowing when to move initiatives out of the lab and into mission-critical business processes; integrating AI into the cloud; and de-risking the transformation process.
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Accelerate your Journey to AI: the Path from Cloud to Data to AI

on 13 Sep 2019, 13:58:36 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Event reports
Tech commentators have been repeating the mantra “data is the new oil” for years. But with new challenges arising across industries, it’s becoming clear that this aphorism doesn’t give the full story. 45% of business leaders in 2019 considered generating and using insight from data effectively as their biggest challenge for the year.1 Data is no longer the new oil; knowing how to use the data is. Data itself is useless without the insight it gives an organisation. 
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Mobilising a Generation

on 5 Sep 2019, 14:04:38 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Case Studies & Interviews
IN CONVERSATION WITH MANJULA LEE, FOUNDER AND CEO OF WORLD WIDE GENERATION The June issue of TIME magazine flopped through my letterbox with sombre urgency earlier this year. On the cover Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General, gazes at the camera, sad and preoccupied, as he stands thigh-deep in muddy water. Below him float the words, “Our Sinking Planet”. 
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Alchemy: The Surprising Power Of Ideas That Don’t Make Sense

on 4 Sep 2019, 12:21:31 By | Jonathan Phillips | 0 Comments | Guest Blogs
Jonathan Phillips reviews the Book of the Month for September: "Alchemy" by Rory Sutherland.
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Brave New Work: Are You Ready to Reinvent Your Organisation? by Aaron Dignan

on 14 Aug 2019, 11:39:35 By | Jonathan Phillips | 0 Comments | Guest Blogs
Jonathan Phillips reviews the Book of the Month for August: "Brave New Work" by Aaron Dignan.
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The Customer Happiness Index Dinner

on 21 Jun 2019, 16:51:24 By | Shammah Banerjee | 0 Comments | Event reports
Keeping customers happy is crucial to any business. Happy customers rate you highly online, they tweet about their experience and most importantly, they come back. However, in a world driven by clickthrough-counts and loosely correlated stats, gauging how happy your customers are and utilising that soft data is much harder than it seems. Nimbus Ninety members gathered in the Covent Garden Hotel to discuss not only how to achieve the perfect happiness rating, but also how to measure it.
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