We have never seen such a dramatic shift in business and consumer behaviour. Whether that's a boom in online sales or the almost universal expansion of home working (where the job allows). Many of the foundations on which our lives and business are built have shifted. They will never fully return to the old status quo. As a result, there are many opportunities for public sector organisations to improve performance and reduce costs across their portfolio of contracts. The res
Earlier this year, ECS commissioned the University of Lancaster to consider the future of ethics across some key areas in society. One fascinating suggestion was that all social media accounts should, in the future, require confirmation of the user's identity. Existing technology makes this not only possible but straightforward. Anyone who has opened a bank account recently with the likes of Starling or Monzo will know how simple it is: everything online and confirmation of i
A new research article published in Science Advances https://lnkd.in/g-aFf3P asked subjects to evaluate an employee's performance report that was identical apart from the employee's name. The results are depressing if not surprising.