Quitting email to make you more productive?

Social media is opening up business to a new and more transparent way of working, says Luis Suarez

Unlikely partners in payments?

Big names in the payments and technology sectors are teaming up in the cause of interoperability and good business sense, as Charles Orton-Jones reports

Getting to grips with bottom line

As strategic meetings management programmes continue their encroachment into UK company policies, Michael Trudeau looks at the advantages of having such a plan

Culture is capital to combat risk

While risk management policy can often be dictated from the boardroom, chief executives can do more to ensure their staff buy into it, as Alex Cardno discovers

‘To boldly go’ where few companies have gone before

Businesses will have to go beyond internal collaboration to a new frontier of wider joint ventures to drive efficiency in the chain, as Nick Allen reports

Potholes on road to the cloud

Three European IT leaders tell Jessica Twentyman of the biggest obstacles to cloud adoption and how they helped their organisations overcome them

Fresh ideas for new technologies

Collaboration is the secret of open source’s ongoing success because the pooling of seasoned experts’ skills and the free-thinking of newcomers creates exciting possibilities, as Richard Hillesley reports

Open platforms are launch pads for collaboration

Marketing and media consultant Greg Satell charts the development of brands against the background of technical innovation