Tag Archive: innovation

Dec 14 2016

Nurture or hinder: the role of banks and Government in the life of a business

Caribbean businesses have been warned to keep up with technological changes or face extinction, but they cannot do so alone. Here we highlight the role of banks and Government in a business’s success. At the Digicel Business Solution Summit 2016 held last week in Barbados, CISCO’s Systems Engineer, Shassim Mohammed, encouraged event attendees to keep …

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Nov 16 2016

Will software robots make humans obsolete in the workplace?

Organisations worldwide are excited about software robots, but for the ordinary Joe, there are already concerns that these robots will replace us in the workplace. We discuss the issue, and highlight an implication that should be of concern in the Caribbean. At the inaugural student conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados, Minister …

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Nov 14 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 13 November 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 7 November to Sunday 13 November 2016. Monday, 7 November 2016 Digital money ‘no problem’ Barbados – BARBADIANS MIGHT BE willing to use digital currencies once they can overcome their “limited knowledge” about this form of payment… more Mobile …

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Nov 07 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 6 November 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 31 October to Sunday 6 November 2016. Monday, 31 October 2016 Digicel activates first 4G service in Barbados Barbados – Digicel has announced the launch of a 4G LTE service in Barbados, the first available on the island… more …

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Jul 06 2016

Are IT skills lacking or are just underutilised in the Caribbean?

A results of recently released global survey indicate that skilled IT labour is lacking .In this post, we explore whether IT skills lacking in the Caribbean, or are just underutilised. Last week in Barbados, the results of the Harvey Nash/KPMG CIO Survey 2016 were released. Harvey Nash is a global talent management and recruitment firm, whilst KPMG is one of …

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