Category: Technology

Online Learning: The New Higher Education

It was for decades that only the prestigious or wealthy could attend university. Over the years, these barriers have been broken down and now virtually anyone can gain a higher education, although it may cost them. Thanks to online courses and technology, it is now possible for students to avoid paying thousands of pounds to attend a university and still achieve a qualification. Albeit, there are downsides to learning online versus a traditional method, there are plenty of advantages to make up for the downfalls.

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New Technology Launching 2017

Technology changes and adapts every year, becoming smaller and faster. Every year we are shocked at some of the technology that is launched out to the public. We love it so much that we wait in anticipation to blow our whole paycheck on the newest pieces of technology available to us. In the forms of mobile phones to watches, we have it covered. If you are a lover of technology you will enjoy this! Here are some of the newest, best technology that 2017 has to offer.

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Technology Trends for 2017

Technology moves at such a rate that it sometimes seems as though the average man on the street can’t keep up. Every year, another sensational headline hits the news as technology advances beyond boundaries that were shattered decades ago. That’s why predicting the trends of technology can be a difficult task and one which few undertake. Today, however, we have decided to give it a go and peer into the future. Have a look at what 2017 could have in store for us in the hope that robots don’t replace us just yet, not this year anyway.   (more…)

How Technology Changed the way we Communicate

Once upon a time, people had limited options for exchanging information with one another. It’s probably hard for younger students today to imagine a world where you could only communicate by actually talking directly to another person, face to face or via telephone. (more…)

Technology in Developing your Staff

When it comes to any business it is important to try and firstly hire the right people and then retain them. This is a big focus for any UK business as according to a recent report by ADP, we Brits are the least likely to stick in our careers, with almost 50% of us looking to change our career in the next three years. Under 20% of us want to stick with the same company for the rest of our career. This means that companies now need to look for interesting ways to develop their staff in order to retain them.

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Technology in Business – The Future is Bright

Quite honestly, it is astounding the technology we now have available to us. It has helped to streamline our every day lives, not just in business but our lives outside of work. People now find themselves completely lost without technology, quite literally! There isn’t a day that goes by where we don’t need Siri to find something for us, or our alarms to wake us up. Given how advanced technology already is it can often be frightening to think what more they could do, how far they could take it. In the 90s it was considered futuristic and cutting edge to incorporate computers with booking systems and Microsoft packages into your business. Back then that was how businesses increased their productivity, now this is considered to be old fashioned given the leaps and bounds technology has taken in the last 20 years. In 2017 it is expected that there will be several trends making waves in technology, these are trends that some businesses could greatly benefit from if adapted into their service.

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