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3 Cities: 3 Questions

In the second half of 2015, Tech Research Asia (TRA) interviewed 60 people across Sydney, Singapore, and Tokyo. We asked them about their views on the best space to work in, their frustrations with technology, and what tech they think will disrupt their role in future. Watch the video to see the results. Thank you to all who took part.

The Activity Based Working Technology Checklist for IT Leaders and CxOs

The world of work is changing. At the heart of this change is the concept of time, place and technology independence for employees of companies of all sizes, types and locations. But flexible working is more than just an individual “IT-Technology” initiative, a human resources policy, or a facilities management approach. Contemporary work styles like Activity Based Working (ABW) take their lead from the harmonization and optimisation of real estate utilisation, talent management, organizational culture, and technology considerations.

The Wearables @ Work Checklist

It is unlikely at this stage of market evolution that wearables will offer any IT cost savings. Rather the adoption of wearables will be an additional IT expenditure, so the focus must be on what value the technology can provide to any organisation. The following checklist is offered as a starting point for both business and IT leaders in their evaluation of wearables @ work:

  • Have you conducted a thorough evaluation of how wearables could contribute to organisational goals and/or add more value in the following areas: