Right in the middle of Shoreditch, and a landmark for the Silicon Roundabout community, TechHub has turned one year old. With the captivating Elizabeth Varley and the Helm, supported by Mike Butcher and Mike Marcus (plus many others), TechHub is ready to celebrate its second year of operations.
I attended part of their celebrations this past week, and I was most definitely filled with a refreshing optimism for the future of this blossoming tech cluster within the East End of London.
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Tags: East London Tech City, entrepreneurs, small business, tech cluster, TechHub
By Howard Baldwin, Contributing Columnist
We’ve shared our perspective about how broadband boosts the potential productivity of continents, countries, and municipalities. But never about how broadband boosts the productivity of individuals. Nor, who gets the most benefit out of broadband — the employee or the employer? As traditional vacation time begins in the northern hemisphere, let’s explore the upside potential.
The most recent Cisco Connected World Technology report, released last year, included two interesting findings. First, despite the downturn in the economy, employees value flexibility of work location more than salary. Second, the borders between professional and private time continue to blur, thanks to mobile connectivity to the internet.
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Tags: broadband, Connected Life, entrepreneurs, jobs, mobility, productivity, rural, wireless
Jess Wells, our long time Community Manager and expert content provider has decided it’s time for her career to take her in new directions. She’s done such an amazing job here and we thank her for all her hard work. Read More »
Tags: business advice, Customer Care, customer service, entrepreneurs, innovators forum, leadership, marketing, new business, security, small business, video