The future of work – adapt and survive?

  So what is ‘the future of work’? And how can we prepare for it? Some challenging claims have been made about what we can expect from Artificial Intelligence – or AI. It’s certainly come a very long way from those early chess computers,...

Will a robot steal your job?

  The robot is no longer science fiction – and it’s already had a huge impact on the job market. With technology changing faster than ever before, it’s just plain common sense to look at your own skill set and ask the obvious question....

Tableau v Power BI

The War of Words Heats Up This week Tableau has come out on the offensive against Power BI with a presentation entitled “10 ways Power BI Falls Short”. Aimed at educating IT and procurement executives, the presentation seeks to explain why companies should spend $999...

Better Business Intelligence for Better Business

Microsoft’s business intelligence platform has gone through a number of transformations over the past 15 or so years. Initially BI was partnered with SharePoint, then with SQL whilst other components were introduced into Excel. There were flashes of impressive...

Power BI: From Insights to Action

Just over a year ago, on July 24th 2015, Microsoft released its new cloud-based business intelligence solution Power BI Service. Since its inception, the Power BI Service has gone from strength to strength – over 200,000 organisations are now using Power BI – and...