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      • Major problem exposed with employees snooping on corporate network 

        Major problem exposed with employees snooping on corporate network 

        Tuesday 17th Oct 2017
        One Identity has released new global research revealing that the majority of employees are deliberately seeking out information they are not permitted to access, exposing a major ‘snooping’ problem among today’s workforce....Read More...
        Nearly half of UK IT infrastructure to move to the cloud

        Nearly half of UK IT infrastructure to move to the cloud

        Monday 16th Oct 2017
        A survey of 120 UK IT decision-makers by cloud and network provider, Interoute, has revealed that businesses plan to move on average nearly half (46%) of their infrastructure to the cloud over the next six months. This reflects demands for agili...Read More...
        80% of employees would rather spend lunch alone

        80% of employees would rather spend lunch alone

        Tuesday 10th Oct 2017
        The majority (80%) of UK office workers would rather spend their lunch hour asleep, alone or with their nose in a book, rather than talking to colleagues, a new survey by Viking has revealed. Of the 1,500 respondents surveyed, only 20 per cent said ...Read More...
        98% of UK consumers say retailers don’t understand them

        98% of UK consumers say retailers don’t understand them

        Tuesday 10th Oct 2017
        Only 2 per cent of UK consumers say retailers know what they like when shopping which is down from 4 per cent a year ago, research by Omnico has found. This failure in personalising the shopping experience was revealed in the fourth Omnico Reta...Read More...
        News in Tweets Fri 6th October

        News in Tweets Fri 6th October

        Friday 6th Oct 2017
        Missed the latest news on Twitter @oenmagazine? Here’s our top picks Mon 4th Oct KYOCERA_DS_UK‏ @KYOCERADUK   We continue some of the fantastic promotions from last month including the PC PRO recommended ECOSYS P5026c...Read More...
        Up-take of Shared Parental Leave remains low

        Up-take of Shared Parental Leave remains low

        Friday 6th Oct 2017
        New figures from Workingmums.co.uk's annual survey, show that 37 per cent would consider taking Shared Parental Leave (SPL) and some 43 per cent of those who wouldn't take it said it would not make sense financially. The survey of over 2,300...Read More...
        Tesco unveils Tesco Pay+

        Tesco unveils Tesco Pay+

        Wednesday 4th Oct 2017
        Tesco has launched Tesco Pay+, the mobile payments app, which replaces PayQwiq from Tesco. The move looks to make the shopping trip more convenient and more rewarding for customers looking to pay using their smartphone. On averag...Read More...
        71% consumers more likely to buy from a known brand

        71% consumers more likely to buy from a known brand

        Wednesday 4th Oct 2017
        With package holiday company, Thomson, changing its name to TUI, the group that owns the brand, the British marketplace, Onbuy.com has considered the importance of branding, and consumer loyalty when a company has a name and brand overhaul. To do thi...Read More...
        Female managers in financial sector face biggest gender pay gap

        Female managers in financial sector face biggest gender pay gap

        Tuesday 3rd Oct 2017
        Six months after the Government’s new reporting regulations came into effect, a study has revealed the gender pay gap in a number of sectors, seeing finance coming up on top with a 33.9 per cent gap. According to an analysis of managers’ ...Read More...
        Ex-employees could pose risk to IT security

        Ex-employees could pose risk to IT security

        Tuesday 3rd Oct 2017
        One Identity, specialists in helping organisations get identity and access management (IAM) right, has released study results showing gaps in how organisations manage accounts used to access IT infrastructure, systems, and data. Most alarmingly, 70 p...Read More...
        Petition underway following Uber’s licence strip

        Petition underway following Uber’s licence strip

        Tuesday 26th Sep 2017
        TfL’s decision to strip Uber of its licence, last week, came as a surprise to the mobility world and has since led to talks of an appeal. Shwetha Surender, Frost & Sullivan’s, Industry Principal, Mobility Group expands on the iss...Read More...
        Insurance sector workers call for workplace culture modernisation

        Insurance sector workers call for workplace culture modernisation

        Monday 25th Sep 2017
        New research from Dive In, the global festival for diversity and inclusion in the insurance sector, reveals almost three-quarters (71%) of insurance professionals surveyed believe that the culture in their firm needs to change. The survey ...Read More...
        Public sector must embrace cloud more wholeheartedly for true digital transformation

        Public sector must embrace cloud more wholeheartedly for true digital transformation

        Tuesday 19th Sep 2017
        While 82 per cent of public sector organisations have deployed at least one cloud service, true digital transformation is far from being realised, according to findings of a new research report published by the Cloud Industry...Read More...
        Lidl’s Esmara range shows why clothing sales at the discounters will grow 90.7% by 2022

        Lidl’s Esmara range shows why clothing sales at the discounters will grow 90.7% by 2022

        Monday 18th Sep 2017
        Lidl’s Esmara by Heidi Klum range has lived up to expectations and now looks to pave the way for material growth through clothing for the discounters. Within the discount channel clothing is the most under-penetrated sector, holding only a 0.6 ...Read More...
        Restoring company culture after the summer break

        Restoring company culture after the summer break

        Monday 18th Sep 2017
        The summer holidays can be very disruptive to the office environment; with people away on annual leave, parents having to juggle childcare and the school holidays, and clients away too, it can be a bit of a flat time of year. Now that the children a...Read More...
        Morrisons’ shares slump but its future prospects remain the strongest of the big four

        Morrisons’ shares slump but its future prospects remain the strongest of the big four

        Friday 15th Sep 2017
        Morrisons’ shares fell 5 per cent yesterday (14th September) due to higher investor expectations and concerns over slowing growth. However, GlobalData believes that the supermarket’s positive momentum will continue into the medium term an...Read More...
        Office trends in our time: How our office landscape has changed over the decades

        Office trends in our time: How our office landscape has changed over the decades

        Friday 15th Sep 2017
        The first offices, rooms that were intended exclusively for working at desks, emerged around 1800 as work spaces for merchants, government officials and tradesmen. Marc Nicolaisen, Director of Customer Experience at Steelcase discusses four of t...Read More...
        72% of UK consumers still find shopping a frustrating experience

        72% of UK consumers still find shopping a frustrating experience

        Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
        72 per cent of consumers say the experience of shopping in the UK leaves them frustrated, research by Omnico has found. In the newly-published fourth Omnico Retail Gap Barometer, surveying 1,215 UK consumers, 73 per cent of shoppers say bricks-...Read More...
        89% UK public sector organisations struggle to find and access documents remotely

        89% UK public sector organisations struggle to find and access documents remotely

        Friday 8th Sep 2017
        Research commissioned by M-Files Corporation, the intelligent information management company, has revealed that poor information management practices are preventing public sector organisations in the UK from realising the true potential of mobil...Read More...
        Workers identify digital empowerment as key to plugging productivity gap

        Workers identify digital empowerment as key to plugging productivity gap

        Wednesday 6th Sep 2017
        Europe’s workforce is calling for innovative technology and digital solutions to increase their productivity, according to a study commissioned by Ricoh Europe. 65 per cent of the 3,600 workers surveyed say automation technology will enable th...Read More...
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