Scientists find there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories

We read with keen interest Medical Press’ recent commentary on new brain research by USC scientists, which finds there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories. The blog, published on the Medical Press website, explains: “In what appears to be a first for neuroscience, USC researchers have found patterns… Continue reading Scientists find there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories

Transforming the operational efficiency of field-based teams

For many utilities businesses, up to 90% of the contact time a customer has with the company is through its field-based operatives. For this reason, it is important they are equipped with a connected device that enables them to perform at optimum efficiency, and remain compliant with the latest health and safety policies whilst working… Continue reading Transforming the operational efficiency of field-based teams

Using technology to create a compelling employee experience

According to LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends 2016, 59% of companies invested more in their employer brand than in the previous year. Five years earlier, employer branding was just emerging on the scene as a focused effort for recruitment teams. Today, it’s a core component of a comprehensive talent strategy. That’s because one of the biggest… Continue reading Using technology to create a compelling employee experience

Working safer through effective internal communication

Brand messaging is powerful – that’s why advertising spend in the UK is estimated at more than £20bn per year, according to data published by the Advertising Association and the World Advertising Research Centre. We already know the benefits of a good business narrative and how storytelling can help your business grow – but to… Continue reading Working safer through effective internal communication

How storytelling can help your business grow

Once upon a time, business was all about selling – and the best product won. That’s no longer true; business is about so much more. It’s the people, the purpose, and the process by which you go about your business that matters most – and the best story wins. In April, John Lewis announced its… Continue reading How storytelling can help your business grow

How to ensure the success of your change programme

Most businesses are undertaking some sort of change programme, at least they should be if they want to survive and thrive in the digital age. Disruption feels like the new normal. Digital Transformation usually involves changes in culture, skills, leadership, products, processes and technology. There is no magic recipe but there is one key ingredient… Continue reading How to ensure the success of your change programme

Analytics Investment Means Great ROI

This week, mHub’s Product Evangelist is featured in MARGINALIA, the future of work magazine, discussing the impact analytics have on the bottom line and why they are such a crucial part of change programmes.   Read the full article here   SHARE ON: GLORIA LOMBARDI — 20/01/2017 By Gloria Lombardi Directors and managers throughout organisations… Continue reading Analytics Investment Means Great ROI

Top 10 BI and analytics trends to help you stay ahead of the curve in 2017

‘There are pivot moments in life and in business where you just know – everything is about to change.’ – Rita Sallam, Gartner   ‘We have moved past a pivotal 10 year tipping point in BI (business intelligence) and analytics, from reporting being IT centric to modern BI and analytics platforms’ (Gartner’s 2016 Business Intelligence… Continue reading Top 10 BI and analytics trends to help you stay ahead of the curve in 2017

How marketers should prepare for radical changes to EU data laws

On 25 May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force. In spite of the UK’s decision to leave the EU, businesses will still need to adhere to the same stringent set of laws if they want to trade with other European countries. In the words of the UK Information Commissioner’s Office: “For many… Continue reading How marketers should prepare for radical changes to EU data laws

5 things to consider before launching another internal app

For the first time in history we are spending more internet time on our mobiles and tablets than on our desktops. The corporate world has rushed to catch up with our consumer behaviour to provide us with a plethora of work apps and tools to do our jobs. These can be apps for internal comms,… Continue reading 5 things to consider before launching another internal app