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Allocate a training budget to each employee

In the eighth of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at training your employees beyond a single skill. The future of work and increasing automation brings with it the death of the single skill set. Therefore, it’s important employees feel they have the tools at their disposal and […]

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Experiment with digital team days

In the seventh of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we think digital team days are a great way to share new ideas and learn from your coworkers. A digital team day could revolve around working together to find solutions for creating a more digitally minded office environment. They […]

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Develop physical spaces that are open and collaborative to work and relax

In the sixth of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at developing collaborative physical spaces that inspire people to create, learn and boost productivity. If you want to get the most out of your employees, create a space that they look forward to coming into every morning. […]

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The business rewards of developing a digital mindset

In the fifth of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at fostering a digital mindset among a company’s people and uncovering the hidden talent within. Attracting diverse, digitally-minded talent is a key plank of the Future of Work. The five keys to a digital mindset, according to Forbes, […]

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Encourage reverse mentoring to share skills and knowledge

In the fourth of our 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we take a look at the positives reverse mentoring can bring. If you want to further improve your understanding and knowledge of the digital mindset, consider turning the traditional student-teacher relationship on its head by encouraging a reverse […]

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Your company’s survival depends on digital transformation

In the third of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at making digital transformation a priority for creating a successful and future-proofed company. There is no doubt that digital transformation is imperative for all businesses. Even businesses that once thought themselves safe from the changing pace of […]

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Create a collaborative culture to embrace digital transformation together

In the second of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at collaborative culture. When it comes to developing the workforce of the future, digital competence matched with exceptional soft skills will characterise the team of tomorrow. That’s the view of Freeformers CEO Adam Freeman, who believes the Future […]

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Why you must start at the top to change the Future of Work mindset

In the first of 10 tips inspired by our Future of Work report Mapping the Digital Future, we look at starting from the top. To succeed in the Future of Work, CEOs and senior executives must understand digital to be fit to lead. Without executive support and understanding for transformative ideas, any successful growth is likely […]

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Freeformers Digital Fitness Programmes

Seven steps towards a culture of innovation

The first Innovation Pioneers tank event brought together a diverse group of participants from corporates, scale-ups and young people. The challenge we set for the day was: How can we create a culture of innovation? Participants from BT, Tesco, Santander and the Ministry of Justice convened with Innovation Pioneers initiator organisations Wazoku, Freeformers and Greater Anglia at the Greater […]

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