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I wish omni-channel was easy

26 May 2017


Perhaps the dirtiest two words in retail at the moment are “omni-channel”. Just two small words causing retailers some of the biggest headaches. The biggest challenge is developing a supply chain infrastructure that is at best affordable and capable of coping.

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Upskill, or proceed to self-checkout

20 February 2017

Upskill or proceed to self-checkout

It is undeniable that even in the past five years, technological progress has revolutionised how retailers sell and customers buy, but what does that mean for the role of the employee in this shape-shifting sector?

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LinkedIn: the Facebook for professionals?

6 April 2016

LinkedIn’s stock value has plummeted by 50% this year, with analysts suggesting that LinkedIn will be remembered just “as a place for users to swap furtive notes with recruiters and spy on former colleagues”.

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Top 10 Gluten Free facts of 2015

8 December 2015

Guest blog by Bob Trice, FMCG Interim Executive and Food & Nutrition Commercial and Strategic Contributor.

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Christmas cheer for the outsourcing sector

3 December 2015

Are we finally moving out of the period when it’s political suicide to associate with outsourcing firms?

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Come on Grandpa, you need to take your tablet!

30 November 2015

Used a payphone lately? Unplugged the house phone to put the internet on? When did you last send a fax? When was the last time you didn’t put a leaflet straight in the bin because, well, it’s a leaflet?

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The rise of challenger banks - unprecedented or expected?

10 November 2015

Have the well-established banks had it way too easy for way too long? If history is anything to go by, you might say “yes, absolutely”.

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The benefit of benefits

7 October 2015

One of the fundamental reasons those in pursuit of permanent employment stay permanent and don’t engage in the interim world is the company benefits package they get to enjoy as an FTE.

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Suits you

15 September 2015

If you are hoping for a guideline on what to wear for work or during an interview, then you'd better stop reading, I haven't got a clue anymore.

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