Ease of collaboration is key to growth and productivity

I had a number of conversations last week about the way in which social media was becoming increasingly important to business collaboration, improving productivity and simplifying the way in which teams worked together in a more immediate and personal manner. A few days later I read this interesting article from McKinsey and I would encourage… Continue reading Ease of collaboration is key to growth and productivity

Your World in Beta

Recently, mhub had the pleasure to present at one of the popular PwC Digital Masterclasses. These Masterclasses are designed to provide a window into our digital future and the explosion of potential that is upon us so that we can prepare and be part of it. Covering everything from the dark side of virtual reality,… Continue reading Your World in Beta

Your App is Your New HQ

We know that the digital revolution is rapidly transforming the way we live and technology promises to dramatically improve the way we work. But does it actually solve our problems and can it deliver on saving us time and making us more productive?   We are a small company, there are less than 20 of… Continue reading Your App is Your New HQ

Effective Communication for a Diverse Workplace

Leaders are restructuring the workplace by taking advantage of digital, cloud-based, mobile-orientated technologies to drive growth and productivity. This use of technology brings new communications challenges and opportunities in a world where the workforce is simultaneously becoming younger, older and more diverse. ‘While we no longer spread company news via a photocopied memo in everyone’s… Continue reading Effective Communication for a Diverse Workplace

How to be a Great Leader in the Digital Age

You’ll be relieved to hear that I thought I would give Schumpeter, Gartner, MIT Sloan and Star Wars a rest this week.  I often read and discuss digital transformation and (as Carlo Gagliardi says) needing a business strategy for the digital age rather than just a digital strategy. Many influencers do a wonderful job of… Continue reading How to be a Great Leader in the Digital Age

The Resistance to Digital Transformation

Last week, I asked if we were ready to become Digital Jedis, so perhaps it is strange to be talking about the dark side of digital or the resistance being a bad thing. In the case of digital transformation, resistance is not only a bad thing, it is fatal. Perhaps I should also stay away… Continue reading The Resistance to Digital Transformation

Are you ready to be a Digital Jedi?

‘Today, I believe that we are on the cusp of a Fourth Industrial Revolution, powered by billions of connected devices, 3D printers and super-smart robots, to name a few. This revolution will not only change entire societies and economies, it stands to transform the very essence of human nature. So are we ready for it?’… Continue reading Are you ready to be a Digital Jedi?