Category: Articles

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Aug2017
Everyone understands the value of networking, but we’re not all naturals when it comes to attending events and navigating a room full of strangers. Thankfully, with the advent of social networks and mobile communication devices – like smartphones, tablets and connected laptops – you can use modern tools to build ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
Eight hours a day, five days a week - we all know what it’s like to feel tied to our desk. Considering we often spend more time at work than we do with our own family, how we feel at our desk has a huge influence on our day. The build ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
The eternal quest to achieve perfect work-life balance. We all know it. We all want it. None of us ever seem to get it. But maybe, just maybe, that’s not the point. What if merely trying is? We all have a tendency to throw ourselves into our work – time out to ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
With aging populations, advances in medical technology and the growing importance of ‘e-health’, software vendors are focusing more attention than ever on the health market. But with so many newcomers, how can you know you’re choosing the right software provider? Healthcare is a buoyant industry, with many opportunities for growth – ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
Handwriting is in decline as students increasingly use digital forms of writing throughout their lives – from their personal communications through to their essays. Does this mean learning to touch-type is now a vital skill? Perhaps not – there’s researching suggestion that knowing how to touch-type doesn’t necessarily make you ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
One of the few industries in the world that will never see budget cuts is security. As the world grows ever more complex and connected, our valuable information is increasingly exposed to malicious actors around the world. However, there are experts around the world working behind the scenes to fight the ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Aug2017
Shadow IT, or the use of technology and applications outside the purview—or even knowledge—of IT staff is a big problem in many sectors, but particularly in education. Why? Because teachers operate fairly independently and often feel empowered to bring in their own devices—even storage devices. Consider this: do you have ... Read More
August 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Jul2017
Smart machines are getting smarter, and a new IT reality has dawned. The machines are rising. Artificial intelligence (AI) has proven it’ll be no fun at a party, having taken down the world’s best player at the difficult strategy game Go. If that makes you anxious, good news: virtual reality (VR) ... Read More
July 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Jul2017
“Beacon of education” might be a bit of a cliché, but beacons in education are definitely hot right now. Installing beacons around a campus enables pupils to download learning resources and exercises related to their lessons through an application on their phones or tablets. It’s more engaging and more personalized, ... Read More
July 9, 2017Bennet Hammer

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Jul2017
The rise of the cyborgs It used to be we worried that we might not be able to prepare our children to do jobs that hadn’t yet been invented. Now that seems like a nice problem to have compared to the alternatives: no jobs for our children to do because the ... Read More
July 9, 2017Bennet Hammer