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Do Retailers Need Shops?

You can trace the beginning of the end for traditional bricks and mortar retail back to 10 years ago this week when 807 Woolworths stores closed on January 6th 2009. So what better way to “celebrate” the beginning of the end by looking at what’s changed with retail stores in the past 10 years. Huge […]

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The People Centered Economy Book Cover

The People Centred Economy | Putting people at the heart of your business model

At the heart of a people-centred economy is, of course, people. Freeformers look at the future of work through the lens of the future of people within work; what will they be doing, what skills do they need to be doing it, and what mindset do they need to keep acquiring those skills? Recently, our Founder, […]

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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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