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14 Jul The secret to inspiring meeting spaces

360 writable walls, circular meeting pods, train carriages, a state-of-the-art tech hub. These are some of the creative ideas deployed by London-based workplace designers and fitters Morgan Lovell, who have created workspaces for the likes of eBay, Superdrug, Lindt, Autodesk, TalkTalk and Xchanging. This is not being...

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07 Jul Meet Sidney our ‘director of morale’

Meet Sidney, an eight-month-old Labradoodle, now established as Instrui’s office dog and ‘director of morale’. “I started bringing Sidney to the office when he was a tiny puppy because I didn’t want to leave on his own at home,” says Instrui boss Pip Thomas. “I noticed feeling...

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30 Jun Classroom versus online training

Which is better: classroom training or online? The answer is neither – it depends on your particular needs. So let’s take a look at them in turn. Classroom or in-person First, there’s classroom training AKA face-to-face and in-person. It's ideal for highly interactive and hands-on training that...

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18 Jun Congratulations

Congratulations to Jamie Bugler who joins Samsung this week as European BDM for Out of Home and Retail, to work with end-user organisations across Europe. We’re sad to wave goodbye to Jamie who has done a great job as our Commercial Director, but it is really...

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16 Jun Don’t let the demo lose the deal

Have you ever lost a deal you know you should have won? We all have of course, and sometimes we’re lucky enough to discover why. Recently this happened to a very familiar name in AV; when they asked the buyer why they’d lost out, they were...

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09 Jun Managing the 5G workplace

There are often five generations working side-by-side in any workplace today. That means you could have school leavers working with colleagues of their parents', grandparents' or even great-grandparents' generation. While each person is an individual, not a stereotype, each generation is generally regarded as having a collective...

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02 Jun Understanding the emotional side of user adoption

Successful deployments of new technology focus on people, not technology. That can be easy to say but difficult to do. Any organisation from a big corporate to a small business, a charity or a school is likely to have a diverse mixture of people in it. These...

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17 May How to overcome resistance to change

The corporate trend to agile collaborative working is the major driver of investment in AV and UC technology, but changing the way you work comes with major challenges. Despite good intentions, research has shown 50%–75% of change efforts fail and for those that do succeed many don’t...

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