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November 10, 2016
I recently joined the team at Invotra and the one thing that has stuck out to me (other than how scarily happy everyone is), is how seriously security is taken within the business. It isn’t just another box to tick in the employee handbook but rather, it is at the very core of the company culture.At a time when data security is paramount for most organisations, many have reached the real...
November 4, 2016
In 2011, Lord Francis Maude, then Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General, openly and frequently challenged the status quo regarding UK Government ICT spend.Having witnessed eno...
October 27, 2016
Final preparations are underway, on both sides of the Atlantic, for Invotra’s first trip to San Francisco to sponsor 2016’s Code for America summit.Of all the US conferences and events, no other public sector audience is as advanced in understanding the importance of digital evolution, user-centered design and the necessity for an improved use of digital acr...
October 12, 2016
At Civil Service Live back in July, Invotra chaired a roundtable event discussing how civil servants can overcome the barriers to working with colleagues from other departments.It was a great discussion, with some key themes that may be echoed across all organisations large and small...
October 6, 2016
I recently ran a workshop on accessibility at the Intranet Now conference with my colleague Billy. You can see th...
October 5, 2016
I’ve recently returned from a great DrupalCon in Dublin, it was an enjoyable and enlightening experience. Reflecting on the experience, here are 7 thoughts about the event.1. Drupal 8 is commercially viableAbout a year ago I was asked to run a Drupal 8 training course. I decl...
October 4, 2016
Back in the office and the Intranet Now conference already feels like a world away. Where to start? As Martin White has already said in his...
August 31, 2016
I am delighted to welcome two new members of our team to our Newcastle office! Steph is leading our learning and development, and we’ve taken on our first graduate developer, John. They both join ...
August 31, 2016
As returning Platinum Sponsors of the Intranet Now conference (London, 30th September) we’re delighted to be able to offer a few free tickets to this awesome intranet-based event!Intranet Now is a great independent conference run by...
August 31, 2016
Last week, my 9 month old hit a milestone and excitedly looked around the room for me to share in his sheer delight and to offer encouragement using the ‘annoying kiddie voice’ that we’ve both become accustomed to. I wasn’t there.We moved from London to the US when he was 3 months old. I felt brave & excited.Returning to work when he was 6...

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