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Are SMEs Entering a Decisive Decade?

Businesses are apparently entering a ‘decisive decade’ when the workplace will be transformed and ways of sharing and developing ideas will be dramatically accelerated by new opportunities to collaborate online. That’s according to an international study developed by The Future Foundation for Google Enterprise. The study – which gathered opinions from 3,500 employees across the UK, France, Germany, Japan and the USA plus 12 experts in innovation and business transformation – explores how new technologies will dramatically alter working practices in developed economies, affect the creativity and productivity of employees and evolve the roles of HR and IT managers. But it warns that companies will need to address significant cultural and organisational changes t... »