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Executive Stress - A Modern Day Malady by Cathy Harris

"I'm not sleeping, I can't think straight and I feel overwhelmed. And I'm worried that if my colleagues find out how I'm feeling, they'll think I'm incompetent"... Sadly, I commonly hear these complaints in my specialist coach-counselling practice. Not untypically, a corporate manager will arrive

08 March 2017

Retirement Planning - A Slow Start Can Be Costly

Planning for retirement is just one area in which, with the benefit of hindsight, many people wish they'd taken action earlier. How often in life do we look back and wish we had done things differently? According to a recent study, two in five pensioners regret retirement-planning mistakes

03 May 2017

The JM Group Overview

Why use The JM Group?  A summary of our offering and an introduction to The JM Group including services offered, sectors covered, functional coverage and client testimonials. 

12 April 2017

The Technology Divide is Growing, Don't Leave People Behind

The Digital Divide (Source:ReadITQuik) The internet has been a great force in creating a more equal society. Today 3.5 billion people have access to the internet in some form. It has democratized information, communication and education, created millions of businesses and touched on and improved

09 May 2017

They've taken my idea! My business is ruined before it's started!

By Viren Lall, Managing Director of ChangeSchool.org In our teaching at different London universities, we are often asked 'How do I get an original idea for my business?Every time I check, my latest idea has already been done!'. A fundamental principle of entrepreneurship is that everythi

16 May 2017

Tech Trends 2017

From augmented reality to 3D printing, we highlight some of the key tech trends that we think will make a lasting impression in 2017. Blockchain – currently popular within the financial services industry, this technology is rapidly expanding to other areas to verify the integrity of crit

22 March 2017

How to Pick the Right IoT Partners

"If you disassemble a modern drone, VR headset, or IoT device, you'll find mostly smartphone components." -Chris Dixon of a16z Every business and organization, large and small, will be touched by IoT over the coming years whether it’s smart buildings, transportation, logistics, healthca

11 April 2017

Don't Make Your Sourcing Strategy The Wrongsourcing Strategy!

Faced with fundamental IT challenges, including digital transformation, cost reduction, scaling IT capacity and managing operational risk, what do you do about outsourcing and insourcing?  Do you make it all or part of your IT Estate? There is an ever increasing number of outsourced projects

05 June 2017

Don't make your sourcing strategy the wrongsourcing strategy!

Faced with fundamental IT challenges, including digital transformation, cost reduction, scaling IT capacity and managing operational risk, what do you do about outsourcing and insourcing? Do you make it all or part of your IT Estate? There is an ever increasing number of outsourced projects taki

05 June 2017

The Countdown has Begun. Are you ready for GDPR?

(GDPR) General Data Protection Regulation will be enforced from May 2018. If you manage Personally Identifiable Information (PII) for EU citizens, this regulation will impact your business. The following infographic, brought to you by Xceed, explores what you need to know about GDPR, including

31 May 2017

The Technology Divide is Growing, Don't Leave People Behind - By Magnus Jern

The Digital Divide (Source:ReadITQuik) The internet has been a great force in creating a more equal society. Today 3.5 billion people have access to the internet in some form. It has democratized information, communication and education, created millions of businesses and touched on and improved so

09 May 2017

Why Work in Recruitment?

What used to be viewed as a less than desirable career option is increasingly becoming the profession of choice, made attractive by its image as a fast-paced people business. In this blog we take a look at why choosing a career in recruitment has become so appealing. Competitive Salary and

22 February 2017

Are you progressing to plan with your IT platform implementation?

New core IT platform implementations are complex, challenging and often one-off change events, that your own team have not been through before. The programme organisation, workstreams and activities involved can be extensive. How do you implement a new IT platform within budget and with minimal

13 June 2017

Specialist Coaching for Executive Stress

Prolonged, excessive stress can cause top talent to suffer from work-related ill health – either operating at reduced capacity far from their potential, or absent from the organisation entirely due to sick-leave. This group of highly-talented, responsible people are less likely to ask for help

31 May 2017

Never Accept a Counter Offer - Here's Why!

You have decided to leave your company, having accepted a new position elsewhere.   You hand in your notice to your boss who swiftly offers an attractive pay rise.  Do not be flattered into accepting this offer!  Statistics show that the majority of people who accept such offers

31 March 2017

Are you progressing to plan with your IT platform implementation?

New core IT platform implementations are complex, challenging and often one-off change events, that your own team have not been through before.  The programme organisation, workstreams and activities involved can be extensive. How do you implement a new IT platform within budget and with min

13 June 2017

HOW TO PICK THE RIGHT IOT PARTNERS - BY MAGNUS JERN OF DMI

"If you disassemble a modern drone, VR headset, or IoT device, you'll find mostly smartphone components." -Chris Dixon of a16z Every business and organization, large and small,will be touched by IoT over the coming years whether it's smart buildings, transportation, logistics, healthcare, retail,

11 April 2017

They've taken my idea! It's ruined before it's started!

By Viren Lall, Managing Director of ChangeSchool.org In our teaching at different London universities, we are often asked ‘How do I get an original idea for my business? Every time I check, my latest idea has already been done!’. A fundamental principle of entrepreneurship is that

16 May 2017

Focus Your Planning - Tax Year End

With the run-up to the end of the tax year fast approaching, have you taken action to avoid missing out on the valuable tax-saving allowances and opportunities that would otherwise be lost? Below is a ten point tax checklist on valuable relief and exemptions: Ensure you have made use o

10 March 2017

The Countdown Has Begun. Are You Ready For GDPR?

(GDPR) General Data Protection Regulation will be enforced from May 2018. If you manage Personally Identifiable Information (PII) for EU citizens, this regulation will impact your business. The following infographic, brought to you by Xceed, explores what you need to know about GDPR, including

01 June 2017
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