Author Archives: Paul Aisthorpe

Want To Retain Staff? Think Technology.

I have worked with over seventy businesses during the last three years. A common theme has been about keeping their people motivated and engaged. I always ask, ‘Have your people got the tools to do their job to the best of their ability?’ The conversation often involves looking at how technology is used. The invention of computers and development of wireless communication have all altered the way we do business. Technology has helped to improve business in a number of different ways; from easier field based working to the move away from the 9 to 5. New working models are due to the accessibility of the office through various technological platforms and applications. Technology expands the reach and efficiency of many forms of internal and external business communication. The ultimate motivation is to do things faster than you could without technology. Continue reading