Posts by Chris Ward

The Cyber-Attacks Threatening Your Business

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The Cyber-Attacks Threatening Your Business As we embrace the digital revolution, along with the countless benefits, it’s important to remain vigilante in securing your business against the threats. To many, the cyber-universe is confusing, geeky and surreal. However, the threats of cyber-security are very real. Any ignorance of their capabilities can be catastrophic for your…

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Warning Signs Your IT is Holding You Back

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Warning Signs Your IT is Holding You Back Digital transformation is talked about in every board meeting, seminar and I swear even my 5-year-old nephew had something to say. It’s relevant and it’s now. Knowing how, when and where to invest can be confusing. We’ve narrowed down what we believe paramount IT solutions to 3…

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Apps to Improve Your Wellbeing

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Apps to Improve Your Wellbeing World Suicide Prevention Day should be a day of empowerment. It’s not a morbid topic. It’s getting real about problems that we may all face at stages in our lives. Life is blimmin’ hard at times. I cannot write as a psychiatrist, but I can write as a survivor of…

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An Argument for E-Readers and the Digitalisation of Books

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An Argument for E-Readers and the Digitalisation of Books Today is World Book Day and an opportunity to analyse two of my favourite subjects: literature and digitalisation. Since the arrival of the Kindle in 2007, literature has taken strides into the digital world. As a literature student myself, I didn’t always take kindly to the…

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Innovation: How to Apply and Not Just Say

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Innovation: How to Apply and Not Just Say “Innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity – not a threat.” Steve Jobs Every boilerplate says the same thing. ‘We are passionate about innovation’. It’s like our creativity is capped to this sleepy copy n paste. All that’s happening is we’re in this lazy…

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Everyday Benefits of Digital Banking

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Everyday Benefits of Digital Banking The genome of ‘survival’ in the digital evolution of species is this: who can get ahead in the game of digital transformation. This is what all businesses are competing for. They know that to succeed in today’s market requires a total revolution of digital practice. None more so than banking.…

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The Digital Transformation of Sport

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DOTA 2 and the Digital Transformation of Sport Digital transformation has changed how we interact with the world. It has become a key factor in the success of business, banking, healthcare, and even sport and entertainment. In fact, there are very few industries left untouched by the digital revolution. Last time, we covered the digital…

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3 Reasons Why Your Business Might Collapse in 3 Years

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3 Reasons Why Your Business Might Collapse in 3 Years “The average age of a company listed on the S&P 500 has fallen from almost 60 years old in the 1950s to less than 20 years currently.” Digital transformation is a life vest in turbulent water. And what’s the turbulence? Change. Consumer Demands. Competitors. Why is it…

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The Future is E7: Why India Will be the Next GDP Powerhouse

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The Future is E7: Why India Will be the Next GDP Powerhouse As India celebrates Independence Day and kite-fliers line the streets, there is an air of optimism to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech. He stands with a calculated expression and speaks clearly: “From being seen as among the fragile 5, India is now the…

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Five Ways Digitisation Can Reduce Global Waste

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Five Ways Digitisation Can Reduce Global Waste  It’s imperative that we find ways to reduce global waste. Find out how digital transformation can help save the planet. Technology is advancing rapidly. It’s a juxtaposition: Nature and machine. For many, the idea of Artificial Intelligence and the further progression of technology will see the destruction of…

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