Tips for Success

Success is the holy grail of life in the twenty-first century, as celebrity lifestyles are paraded and promoted. But even though there isn’t a single formula for success there are oodles of tips.

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Are Young People Getting A Bad Deal?

Young people are getting a poor deal as a result of the choices made by previous generations. But worse is to come as jobs, housing and affordable pensions move out of reach.

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The Art of Selling

Every day all kinds of products and services are sold as we all possess the ability to sell when stirred. But why is selling so seldom talked about as an essential part of business?

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It’s Time To Build An Economy That Works For Everyone

The economy is not performing in a way that works for everyone as politicians struggle to understand what’s happening. But there is a growing plea for answers to the day-to-day problems people face.

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Snapchat: Can It Survive?

Snapchat was founded in 2011 and its claim to fame, and likely fortune, is its ability to allow users to send images and short videos that quickly vanish. But will it be able to compete with other social media giants?

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Omagh Welcomes The Digital Economy

The digital economy is expanding rapidly as it generates jobs, creates fresh industries and disrupts old traditions. But it is also bringing new challenges not least in making sure local businesses don’t get left behind.

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Rebuilding Trust in the Economy

People’s lives are so often occupied with making a living and thinking about the future. But the world is undergoing such change that traditional ways of thinking may no longer be enough.

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Where Have All The Jobs Come From?

Technology in all its forms has been replacing jobs in the workplace for centuries. But employment is rising as more people find work. What is happening?

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How to Get Ahead At Work

Most people want to perform well in their job and get promoted to the next level. But what makes the difference between those who get ahead and those who don’t?

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Welcome To The Revolution!

New technologies are changing the world in unexpected ways as the fourth Industrial Revolution gets underway. But will it be different this time?

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14 Rules of Success

The literature of success stretches all the way back to the Bible and beyond. But are its messages of developing the right attitude and habits relevant in today’s world of smartphones and technology?

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The New Rules of Work

Employment figures are high as unemployment falls and greater numbers of people find jobs. But the figures don’t tell the whole story as the nature of work is changing.

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Jobs Galore In The New Economy

The digital economy has arrived as technology shapes every private business and public sector organisation. But it is also creating lots of jobs for the next generation of young people.

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From Capitalism To Ugly Capitalism

Globalisation is often blamed for job losses in the new digital economy. But the real culprit is the move from old-style capitalism to a new type of ugly capitalism.

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Looking Forward To A Digital Omagh In 2017

Digital Omagh is made up of a cluster of entrepreneurs and businesses that share an interest in the digital economy. They meet regularly and recently held a Digital Mobile conference – the first of its kind on running a business from your mobile phone.

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Welcome To the 4th Industrial Revolution

The year draws to an end as we get used to the idea of Brexit in the UK and a Trump White House in the US. But the biggest change is yet to come as the 4th Industrial Revolution starts to disrupt our lives.

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How Can We Make The Economy Work For Everyone?

Technology is spreading at a rush as it upends the business world and the traditional job market. But the inclination of technology leaders to focus on first world problems is causing concern.

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How To Run A Successful Business

The Chairwoman or Chairman of a business plays a crucial role in determining its success. They influence the performance of the Board and ensure good governance at all levels. But do businesses value the role of Chair?

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Opportunities Aplenty In The Digital Economy

The digital economy is building an exciting world by creating jobs in new areas and old industries. But it is also creating opportunities for entrepreneurs and small businesses that want to cluster and grow.

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Technology Not Trump Won The Election

Desperation about jobs drove millions of people to vote for Donald Trump as the next President of the United States. But the advance of technology and its damaging effect on jobs is the real driver of new voting patterns.

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