Amazon relaxes remote working policy under new CEO
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Amazon relaxes remote working policy under new CEO

Corporate staff will no longer be required in the office three days a week under Andy Jassy's regime
12 Oct 2021
Monzo withdraws US banking license application
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Monzo withdraws US banking license application

The country's financial regulators reportedly told the UK fintech its application was unlikely to be approved
4 Oct 2021
Google to buy office building in New York for $2.1 billion
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Google to buy office building in New York for $2.1 billion

The firm says extension of New York campus an "important part" of meeting firm's racial equity commitments to increase diversity
22 Sep 2021
UK tech jobs increase for first time since pandemic
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Careers & training

UK tech jobs increase for first time since pandemic

The "war for tech talent" is expected to grow even more intense as businesses fast track digital transformations, says Accenture
21 Sep 2021
Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"
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Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"

CEO Satya Nadella voices concerns over the complexity of the "hybrid work paradox"
10 Sep 2021
The total economic impact™ of Datto
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The total economic impact™ of Datto

Cost savings and business benefits of using Datto Integrated Solutions
24 Aug 2021
Pharma transactions during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Pharma transactions during the COVID-19 pandemic

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23 Aug 2021
UK tech sector urged to commit to carbon neutrality by 2050
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UK tech sector urged to commit to carbon neutrality by 2050

Each signatory will be recognised as one of thousands of ‘climate leaders’ across the country
19 Aug 2021
A third of small businesses say pandemic support was unhelpful
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SMB

A third of small businesses say pandemic support was unhelpful

Out of the 1,451 businesses surveyed by the FSB, 237 reported not receiving any support since the start of the pandemic
23 Jul 2021
Bank of England tells staff to come into the office one day a week
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Bank of England tells staff to come into the office one day a week

However, COO Joanne Place warns that the "pull" of the office might be bigger than anticipated
6 Jul 2021
CBI calls for more clarity as UK scraps work from home guidance
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CBI calls for more clarity as UK scraps work from home guidance

The government wants employees and employers to "work out for themselves" whether they continue with remote work
6 Jul 2021
Remote workers suffered most mental distress during pandemic, report claims
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Remote workers suffered most mental distress during pandemic, report claims

The report comes as Boris Johnson prepares to lift lockdown restrictions, but there's no clear line on working from home
5 Jul 2021
UK city centres to lose 'billions' as a result of hybrid working
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UK city centres to lose 'billions' as a result of hybrid working

The UK government is reportedly looking at ways to support hybrid approaches, despite the loss of footfall traffic to shops and restaurants
21 Jun 2021
Google shuts down London Campus for startups
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Google shuts down London Campus for startups

The tech giant will still offer support for the UK's startup ecosystem, but it will no longer have a physical hub in the capital
21 Jun 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs
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IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs

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11 Jun 2021
AWS warns of the dangers of digital stagnation post-pandemic
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS warns of the dangers of digital stagnation post-pandemic

Businesses need 'leadership muscle' to implement a culture that can continue to adapt to new technologies, says UK and Ireland chief
9 Jun 2021
Almost half of workers would share health data with their employer
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Almost half of workers would share health data with their employer

However, a fifth said they do not trust their organisation to use their personal health data responsibly
4 Jun 2021
Half of UK firms to cut office space
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Half of UK firms to cut office space

Hybrid working "embedded" into the working culture of many organisations, PwC survey suggests
3 Jun 2021
'Work is no longer a place' Zoom says after posting 191% year-on-year growth
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'Work is no longer a place' Zoom says after posting 191% year-on-year growth

Video conferencing platform continues its pandemic-fueled growth, but analysts predict a sharp fall is due
2 Jun 2021
Zoom to launch virtual events platform in the summer
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Zoom to launch virtual events platform in the summer

Video call firm says Zoom Events is the "perfect solution" for our future hybrid conferences
20 May 2021
London-based employees most likely to work from home, ONS finds
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flexible working

London-based employees most likely to work from home, ONS finds

A new survey suggests remote work doubled during the pandemic, but not everywhere
18 May 2021
Samsung becomes latest big name to pull out of MWC 2021
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Samsung becomes latest big name to pull out of MWC 2021

The company said it no longer plans to exhibit at this year's show over attendee safety concerns
11 May 2021
Three keys to a long-term remote working strategy
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Three keys to a long-term remote working strategy

With remote working set to continue, short-term solutions must be developed into long-term strategies
14 Apr 2021