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The Forgotten Art of Non-Doing

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The concept of wú wéi, often translated as “non-doing”, is one of the more recent and trickier to grasp ideas that’s been [more]

Why more information is not always better

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Managing information used to be a problem reserved for newspapers and librarians. But with the dawn of the information age, [more]

Understanding a post-capitalist world

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It is widely accepted that the traditional neoliberal capitalist model is dying. It doesn’t have long to live. It’s not [more]

The democratisation of computing power

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Computing, and software, increasing drives everything we do – it controls the cars we drive, the money we spend, the [more]

How to go from casual to career freelancer

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More and more people are basing themselves in co-working spaces and sending emails whilst mooching at Starbucks. So many, in [more]

Is a shorter working week the answer?

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Nearly a century ago John Maynard Keynes, the famous economist, predicted a 15-hour working week by the turn of the [more]

Two decades: The world has changed

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In 1999, we were a stripling high-tech business, just a couple of years old. One of the first digital agencies [more]

How to Predict the Future

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The best way to predict the future is to ensure you’re part of crafting it, or so the saying goes. [more]

Work is A Religion and The Office is Your Church

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Fewer and fewer people are identifying as following a religion than ever before. It would be easy to think that [more]

A Marriage Made in Blockchain

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Most in the digital space agree that blockchain-derived technologies are going to become mainstream in the next decade, even those [more]

When marketing trumps operations it can all go wrong

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By Martin Dower, CEO (and beer lover) Even the brightest and best can get it very wrong when it comes [more]

Video vs TV: The Death of Prime Time

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For a long time in TV, there has been something called the ‘Friday night death slot’. It was said that [more]

How Your Business Can Join the Voice Revolution

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It’s hard to imagine a time when we will talk to our objects and devices and be offended if they [more]

Apple is hardware & services. Google is surveillance & advertising.

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Write that down … and glance at it every time you’re tempted to buy an Android-based Smartphone. This is a [more]