Can Retail Survive? Part II

Some commentators argue that retail, as we know it, is dead and that the future of shopping is online. They suggest physical shops will continue to lose out to online competition. Others argue the future of retail is not so bleak and that it will consist of physical shops complemented by online.

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Start-Up School: Education For The Digital Age?

Traditionally, schools have been associated with teaching at the primary level, as a way to share knowledge in an organised and systematic way. Formal schools existed in ancient Greece, Rome, India and China. Similarly, Islam developed a strong culture of education focussed on the importance of sharing knowledge.

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Social Media: One Company’s Story

Eighteen months ago Omagh Enterprise Company decided to embrace the digital world and develop a social media strategy. The journey has been interesting and some of the lessons learned along the way are listed below.

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Calling All Schools: Time To Teach Code – Part III

Learning to write computer code is one of the best ways for students to prepare for life in the new economy. The digital economy is already creating more jobs than there are people available to fill them. The gap is widening and people who can write computer code will be the winners of the future.

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