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Business Technology Thoughts and Musings

Productivity vs Resilience

When business sacrifice resilience for profit they go out of business. If countries do that the consequences are much worse.

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Business Thoughts and Musings

Fragile and Interdependent at every level

We often forget how our individual reliance on the facilities of our town and city are echoed at the scale of nations

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Satire Thoughts and Musings

Is there a city in the North of England?

A carefully consider response the the question of whether there are cities or other signs of civilisation north of Watford Gap

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Best Practice Business Business Process Communication

The Principles of Communication

Seven principles of communication, distilled from multiple sources into a form understandable and applicable by lay people.
(and used to inform the Communication Competency within the Microsoft 365 Maturity Model)

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Best Practice Collaboration Content management Intranet Microsoft 365

OneDrive for Business – Why and How

As the Microsoft 365 (M365) suite gets inexorably broader and more capable there are increasing amounts of overlap between some elements, such as file storage and collaboration. This article discusses where and how to use OneDrive for Business in the mix.

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Improvement Innovation NHS Referrals

Blog – breaking the backlog

We all know that the COVID-19 pandemic will be with us for a while and that it will have consequences that will reach much further. Rights across the spectrum of our lives, economic, social, political, emotional, it will resonate for years or decades. Our brilliant NHS has been at the forefront of the immediate challenge, […]

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AI Browsers Cognitive Services Computers and Internet Innovation UI and UX

More Human Digital Humans

Even better text to voice has quietly appeared. Try it, you might be able to give your eyes a rest.

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Collaboration Microsoft Teams Remote Meetings Thoughts and Musings

Thoughts on Online Living II

In physical meetings, where you sit and how you dress has an impact. How does this work in online meetings?

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Microsoft Teams Remote Meetings Thoughts and Musings

Thoughts on Online Living

Could the pandemic and online living be easing out gender and racial bias, unconscious prejudices and unacceptable behaviours in favour of more egalitarian interactions.

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Best Practice Browsers Microsoft Teams Thoughts and Musings

You can’t be in two places at once, except…

Teams is great for focus. Teams is bad for multitasking. Get the best of both worlds with this not-too-techie tip