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The low levels of productivity reported by the UK's Office of National Statistics (ONS) made mainstream news recently. There is no silver bullet to the productivity problem, but technology has a vital role to play.


  • Digital technologies have a vital role to play in helping organizations optimize productivity levels.

Features and Benefits

  • Discusses data recently released by the UK’s Office of National Statistics (ONS) that shows low levels of productivity.
  • Learn how new technologies can help organizations work more productively.

Key questions answered

  • What are some of the factors negatively impacting productivity levels?
  • What digital technologies can help organizations overcome the productivity challenge?

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  • Summary
  • Working smarter, not longer
  • Technology has a vital role to play
  • Improving productivity by optimizing processes
  • The human element will be as important as the technological element
  • Embracing digital transformation requires investment in new skills


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