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Has government hurt education exports?

One of the UK’s great global competitive strengths is in education, which contributes around £10bn a year in export earnings. Which is useful at a time when the gap between our earnings from the rest of the world, and what we pay to the rest of the world, has been widening. So it may be […]

Ovum warns BYOD is here to stay

Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) is here to stay, states Ovum, as it reveals the findings of its 2013 multi-market BYOX (bring-your-own-anything) employee study*. With corporate BYOD activity by full-time employees (FTEs) remaining steady at almost 60% over the past two years, the global industry analysts warn business leaders to respond and adapt now to this change in employee […]

Service Sector Growth as IT Spending Set to Increase

The majority of businesses in the UK’s service sector are anticipating improved business conditions and growth within the next three months, according to a new survey. The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) said that its quarterly service sector survey had revealed the single sharpest rise in optimism within the sector in years, with optimism among […]