DWG24 – learning to thrive in the current digital landscape

DWG has been hosting DWG24 since 2008, always focusing on what’s new and emerging in the world of work – and this time we have something a little different as well. This year’s DWG24 is based around the 12 action points from our Decade of Courage Manifesto. Most of the points – as you might expect…

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12 reasons to book your place at DWG24 Live

This year’s DWG24 Live (#DWG24) is already shaping up to be the best one yet – and since we’ve been doing them since 2008, we were already really good at it! So, if you haven’t yet registered, here are 12 more compelling reasons why you should. 1. It’s aimed at YOU A 24-hour festival of…

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Technology-driven behavioural change: Seven key takeaways from the August Technology Exchange

Can you change behaviour with technology? At the DWG Technology and Research Institute we are working to evolve and improve our offerings that will help organizations on their technology evaluation journeys. In our latest Technology Exchange, we borrowed the successful “VOP3: Voice of the Practitioner” format from our DWG Institute Technology Labs, where we hear…

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Meeting the findability challenge in Office 365

The rise of Office 365 in recent years is unquestionable. More and more organizations are moving their content and applications to the cloud and, with that, findability has become a more and more pressing issue. Moreover, the complex feature set of Office 365 makes the journey even more challenging: users start using more and more…

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Humans and artificial intelligence in the workforce: a balancing act

As COVID-19 swept the globe, attention turned towards the progress of robotics, automation, and artificial intelligence. With a rapid increase in development, we consider the impact it could have on the workforce. During these unpredictable times, the digital world has developed like never before. As distancing becomes normal and physical proximity is deemed a risk,…

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Five ways to be an effective digital leader

Effective digital leadership is essential; now more than ever. We explain how you can demonstrate exceptional management, from afar. Being a manager often means you’re away from the office. Whether you’re attending meetings across the country or networking at a conference, successful leadership isn’t confined within the workplace. The arrival of COVID-19 has meant effective…

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Commuting after COVID-19: a dying trend?

Commuting. That daily rush hour grind that little of us have missed during the pandemic. As working from home becomes the new normal, we ask: will commuting ever bounce back? Over the course of the pandemic, we have seen many typical business trends fade away. As online meetings become that ‘new normal’ we often talk…

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Communicating in real-time at work: The promise and the perils

Real-time communications (RTC), such as instant messaging, video calling, tele/video conferencing and internet relay chat, have become central to how people communicate and work inside organizations. During the COVID-19 crisis, these tools have assumed even more importance. DWG’s new research report Communicating in real-time at work: The promise and the perils explores the ways organizations…

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Digital Workplace Group (DWG) is delighted to announce the launch of DWG24 Live for 2020!

DWG24 is a unique digital workplace insight event, broadcasting from around the world over 24 hours and what’s more, it is completely free to join! Taking place this September 30 to October 1, we have world-renowned hosts from across the globe, who will take you live into the digital workplaces of the world’s leading organizations, with live…

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How the digital workplace facilitates innovation

The importance of innovation Innovation is a big-ticket item for organizations needing to deliver new services and products to customers, or those wanting to transform the way they operate by introducing new processes or doing things differently. Innovation tends to be something to which all organizations aspire; however, the commitment to innovation can vary dramatically…

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Seven things we learnt about the digital workplace from the 2020 DWG survey

Every year the digital workplace both changes and doesn’t change. The tools we use evolve and get more sophisticated; just two years ago perhaps we’d have been surprised to see the level of use of Microsoft (MS) Teams and that chatbots are starting to be so commonly used. At the same time, some of the…

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Remote Working 2020: Distributed working in times of disruption

The coronavirus crisis is very challenging for all of us. Not only is there the stress associated with the spread of the disease and the lockdown measures that many of us are having to adhere to, but the world of work has been turned upside down. Many people are worried about their jobs or have…

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