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- 20 May 2020
One of the positives that’s emerges in the last few months has been seeing tech brands stepping up to offer their support in the fight against COVID-19 – especially when it comes to healthcare. The NHS is turning to some of the world’s biggest tech companies in order to tackle the pandemic and deliver efficient medical care in the face of enormous pressure.
- 12 May 2020
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Nice guys finish last. Only the good die young. Greed is good. These messages have been permeating society for decades now – and you would be forgiven for reaching the conclusion that it’s only getting worse.
Let’s face it, in the era of Trump, Bolsonaro and Brexit the public mood has been one of division and, at times, naked self-interest.
Last August, 181 CEOs signed the Business Roundtable’s updated “Purpose of a Corporation” statement, committing to lead their companies for the benefit of all stakeholders, including customers, employees, suppliers, communities and shareholders.
- 22 April 2020
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Starting a new job, like I did just a few weeks ago, can involve a rollercoaster of emotions; excitement, apprehension and sometimes intimidation, but adding in the possibility of never meeting the team and being completely alone at home on your first day, having yet to step foot in the office, is beyond surreal!
- 9 April 2020
All of us have had to adapt to new ways of living and working thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Social platforms have also had to flex to reflect the new times and as many brand campaigns and events switch to digital. Here’s a roundup of some of the key changes across the platforms.
- 3 April 2020
Sales of vitamin C are soaring, families all over the country are working out together with Joe Wicks’ PE classes, restrictions on outdoor exercise are seemingly making it very popular and people are being more open than ever before about mental health.
- 31 March 2020
The list of conferences, summits and other events that have been cancelled, postponed or turned digital in recent months is long, and growing every day. Whether industry-focused or vendor-led, the trend that started with Mobile World Congress is set to continue for a while longer.
- 27 March 2020
At this time of unprecedented demand for NHS services, GP practices of all sizes across the nation have swiftly embraced online and telephone consultations over the last seven days. Many were there or partially there already. But many were not. Until now. Most organisations would take weeks to adapt to such an enormous shift in how it operates. But dedicated practice staff have made it happen almost overnight, adapting to triage and new pathways of care without having the patient in the room.