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Jason Dowzell

My 5 takeaways from CIPD HR Software Show 2017

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It has been a few days since we got back from the CIPD HR Software Show and my overriding memory is one of how busy the show was – according to CIPD the numbers were up on last year and, buoyed by some wonderful weather, I have no doubt that is the case. It was great to meet so many new and familiar faces and thanks to everyone who came to our stand or to my showcase session on GDPR. As I look back on the show, I wanted to take a few moments to reflect on the themes that we encountered when…

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Build or buy – the software conundrum

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Many businesses who are achieving excessive growth start to look at processes and procedures, and technology to aid their business is usually one of the first ideas that comes to mind but often last on the list of priorities due to cost. Investing in technology that can provide immediate benefit but further long term solutions and return on investment is often overlooked for a simpler solution that can ‘do the job’ now; often built in-house  and not fit for the future but provide an immediate solution. The build or buy debate, is one troubling finance departments. Outsource and commit to…

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