Innovation and Technology

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Are you looking to increase your competitiveness and profitability with innovation or technology? The digital and technology sector is thriving but are you as a business keeping pace with the latest developments. In this digital age let us help you future proof your business.

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Swindon and Wiltshire has traditionally been a nesting ground for future innovation with facilities such as the Hydrogen Hub and Porton Science Park.

Knowledge

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Learn the power of LinkedIn
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Going Digital
Kate Doodson shares the lessons she's learnt and why she think going digital is still the number one business issue for 2021.
Becoming an Ebay trader
Moving to a digital shop front can help with the downturn for all retailers at this present time.
Social Media for Business
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Selling Goods Online
In this guide, we outline the legal requirements for traders selling goods (products or digital content) online.
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Social Media and your Business
We all use social media today but what is it and how can your business use it?

Digital Solutions for UK Education and Research (Jisc)

Nov 2, 2017, 11:41 AM
A membership organisation Jisc's vision is for the UK to be the most digitally-advanced higher education, further education and research nation in the world.
Url title : jisc.ac.uk
Url : https://www.jisc.ac.uk/

Jisc is:

  • Dedicated entirely to the sectors’ individual and collective needs
  • Not a vendor: we deal with and/or work with vendors and publishers on the collective behalf
  • Not for profit: every pound is used for the sectors’ benefit
  • Objective, but not unbiased: we put the sectors’ interests above all else

Jisc is of the sectors, by the sectors, for the sectors.

What does Jisc do?

They champion the importance and potential of digital technologies for UK education and research; and do three main things:

  1. They operate shared digital infrastructure and services
  2. They negotiate sector-wide deals with IT vendors and commercial publishers
  3. They provide trusted advice and practical assistance for universities, colleges and learning providers
Categories : Applying Technology
Tags :
  • Digital business
  • Higher Education
  • Research and Development

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News

University of Bath leads major academic-industry c...
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Funding available for young digital entrepreneurs
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The Techies are back for 2021
Going digital: what help is out there for business...
With millions of businesses forced to close their doors during the Covid-19 pandemic there is no dou...
JLEN acquires 50% stake in Sandridge Battery Stora...
Acquisition of a 50 MW battery storage project will see JLEN invest up to £12.7m over the next 12-18...
Competition to find the UK’s Most Innovative Cyber...
DCMS is looking for the most creative and original cyber security companies in the country

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If a picture paints a thousand words, then video paints a whole lot more. Love it or hate it, we live in the age of social media and sharing video co...
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A Wiltshire based company which focuses on customer experience has turned its attention to helping businesses measure their employees’ wellbeing and g...
14 SEO Myths you don't want to fall for
I started providing SEO services in 2001 and things were a lot simpler than they are now. Things have changed, the number of SEO myths has grown and t...
Plan Ahead for Your Future Success
Beyond the devastating human cost of COVID-19, the pandemic has turned the business world on its head. The impact of social distancing is emphasising ...
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Selling Goods Online
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The Benefits of Magento 2
All in all, there’s no doubt that the performance of Magento 2 is much better than Magento 1. With Magento 1 to 2 migration, the e-commerce store’s po...
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Social Media and your Business
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Protect your small business from cyber crime
These 6 simple actions will help protect your business from cyber crime.
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Is your business taking advantage of the latest technology?
Don't fall behind this fast moving industry.
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An Introduction to Cyber Essentials Certification
Whats the purpose and benefits to Cyber Essentials, the government-backed cyber security certification scheme for small firms.
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A brief guide to business continuity planning
In this short guide, we will explore how you can prepare for the unforeseen with focus on your IT and business-critical systems.
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Top 10 Online Business Tools You Should Be Using!
Alison Edgar 'The Entrepreneur’s Godmother' shares the top 10 online business tools that she uses. Some of these tools are completely free and other...
5 Reason why Entrpreneurs need to focus on Cybersecurity
When you hear of a new cybersecurity threat on the news, what type of business do you think is most likely to be the victim of an attack?
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Independent report - Made Smarter Review
An industry-led review exploring how UK manufacturing can maximise benefits of digital technology through a strong industry - government partnership.

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