UK industry needs to see digital technology as more of an opportunity and less of a threat. With the worldwide web invented by a Brit, the UK has got rather used to thinking itself in the vanguard of digital technology. Which means our latest Digital IQ survey will come as a nasty shock.
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How will the digital advertising industry respond to the recent rise of ad blockers? Have ad blockers undermined the ecosystem or forced the industry to re-evaluate how it engages with its audience?
< The beta blog | 15 Sep 2015
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Until Christopher Columbus proved them wrong, everyone thought the world was flat. More than 500 years on, we’re still mapping the world, but in very different ways and we’ve got a lot more tools and technologies to help us. Geospatial data – the application of statistical analysis and other informational techniques to data that has a geographical or geospatial aspect – turns two-dimensional information about latitude and longitude into a much more accurate three-dimensional proposition.
I’m an enthusiast. When I was young it was aeroplanes, then for years it was business strategy. Now, it’s digital. Though it would probably be more accurate to say that my second passion has morphed into my third - because these days, business strategy is d
We recently held a two day conference for Heads of Reward from some of the largest companies in the UK, Europe and South Africa on the theme of Creating a Reward Strategy for a Digital Age.
< The beta blog | 11 Nov 2014
The digital insurer of the future must look beyond seeing digital as an add-on, and instead see it as a key driver of change for their entire business. Insurers don’t need a digital strategy, they need a business strategy fit for the digital age.
Yann Bonduelle shares his experiences from the 2014 Battle of Ideas at the Barbican. The session looked at the danger and opportunities of Big Data. Yann focused on 4 topics: Definitions; Decisions; Next step; A new Data Deal.
< The beta blog | 09 Oct 2014
As the volume of digital interactions between people & businesses continues to grow, so does the amount of data created and available to those businesses. It's important to understand the conduct-related risks and the potential risks in the future.
< The beta blog | 07 Oct 2014
In a digital world, transparency is a fact of life. Imagine a security camera is recording what you are doing or saying right now. When that footage ends up on Youtube, are you happy for your customer to see it? If not, then you shouldn’t be doing it.
Businesses use social media to build trust with employees and customers. While social media offers a large number of opportunities, the key is to have a well thought through digital strategy that is underpinned by good governance and risk management.
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