Tuesday, January 19, 2021
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Entrepreneurs’ Relief – too good to last?

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Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) may be under threat in the budget following the manifesto promise by the Conservatives to ‘review and reform’ ER. What is entrepreneurs’ relief? Entrepreneurs’ Relief reduces the rate of capital...
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‘Tell the Story Right’ – Communicating Digital Transformation

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Digital is the transformative force leading businesses toward the future. This transformation is profoundly accelerating the renovation of business activities, processes, competencies, and models.  The aim is to fully leverage the...
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What is a Founder’s Agreement and 10 reasons why your business needs one

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If you’ve decided to run your business through a company vehicle, then you have a safety net cast against your personal assets should the worse happen. If there is more than...
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Computational Thinking Will Be Vital For The Future Job Market

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Computational Thinking is running fast through every avenue of modern business. Jean-Marc Tassetto looks at why this skill is crucial in today’s increasingly data driven organisations Computational Thinking (CT) is used...
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Taylorism 4.0: How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Knowledge Work

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In 1909, the American mechanical engineer Frederick Winslow Taylor helped to usher in the era of manufacturing automation when he published “The Principles of Scientific Management.” Also known as Taylorism, scientific management...
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Cognitive Machines and the Future of Work

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You have an appointment in 90 minutes. It’s a simple half-hour drive down the freeway, so you’re in no great rush. Then Google sends a notification to your phone: It’s time...
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Why you have to treat all your customers equally under GDPR

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GDPR has been here for a month. Since it came into force in May 2018, GDPR’s rules on data privacy and security should have become “business as usual” for all organisations...
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Dealing with insider threats

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There are constantly evolving threats to enterprise cyber security with many coming from external threat actors. Likewise insider threats also pose a growing problem. Security professionals are constantly being warned about...
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When security measures add barriers to doing business

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Data breaches are still happening so another approach is needed. Unfortunately, most security measures add barriers to doing business. Bigger and better firewalls aren’t helping either. The weakest link Staff are the weakest link...
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The state of financial services M&A in the UK

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Despite Brexit and some concerns about global trade Angus Grierson, Managing Director, LGB Corporate Finance says the outlook for M&A activity in the UK financial services sector in 2019 and beyond...

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Shopify survey the costs of starting a US business

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The Research undertaken by Shopify indicates the average US small business owner spends $40,000 in their first year of business. In October, Shopify surveyed...
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MoD sees 18% rise in incidents involving personal data loss

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The MoD has published its annual report and accounts. It is a whopping 217 pages long and takes some reading to get through. One...
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Can AI coach you to be a better sales person?

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Can the use of an AI-enabled voice coach improve your sales? Bigtincan is betting that it can. The company has just announced its acquisition...
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Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up for Week 2

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This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 2. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
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Brightpearl publishes report on UK and US shopping behaviours

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Brightpearl has published a new report which reveals significant changes to shoppers’ spending habits since the Coronavirus pandemic. The report explores how COVID-19 will...
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Volkswagen selects commercetools for its eCommerce solution

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Commercetools has announced a partnership with the Volkswagen Group. Volkswagen will utilise commercetools software and infrastructure for its group-wide eCommerce platform. The new platform...
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Public Cloud adoption up but not without its problems

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A new survey from Barracuda shows increased confidence in the public cloud but not without reservations. It seems that companies are adopting multi-cloud environments...
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SalesTrip raises $1.4 million in seed funding round

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SalesTrip has raised $1.4 million in a second seed funding round led by Floreat Group. According to Crunchbase Floreat also led a previous round...
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Microsoft unveils new cloud for retail platform

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Microsoft has unveiled its Microsoft Cloud for Retail, as well as updates to Dynamics 365 at NRF 2021. The company says the platform will...
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DarkMarket taken offline by law enforcement 

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DarkMarket is no more as a concerted police action has taken the largest illegal marketplace on the dark web offline. Police forces from Germany,...
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FCA warns consumers of the risks associated with cryptoassets

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The UK's FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has issued a statement which warns consumers about the risks associated with investing in crypto assets. It emphasises...
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Planview to buy Changepoint and Clarizen

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Planview has announced its intent to buy both Changepoint and Clarizen. The news comes after the company was sold by Thoma Bravo to TPG...
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SAS acquires Boemska to accelerate AI integration into cloud marketplace

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SAS, a provider in analytics technology has acquired Boemska, a privately held technology company specialising in low-code/no-code application deployment and analytic workload management for...
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Informatica launches customer experience in a cloud-native solution

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Informatica has announced an enterprise-scale cloud-native Customer 360 SaaS solution. The company says it is a game changer for Customer Experience (CX). The platform...