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Learn How to Stay in Business when Disaster Strikes

The increasing risk of software outages, ransomware attacks or even simple human error is very real. If you're not completely confident your disaster recovery plans are keeping pace with the emerging threats, join our webinar.

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Dan's Epic Adventure: Part II

With over 1000 miles under his belt and almost £2500 raised for his chosen charities, our fearless adventurer Dan Chesters is back on home turf after taking part in the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route.

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Chess Partner & EE Host Lunch with a View

Chess Partner recently hosted a lavish lunch in collaboration with EE at the iconic BT Tower. The lunch was held for the six partners that made 50 or more small business connections and went down a treat!

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London Tech Week Takeaways

London recently played host to the UK’s biggest tech festival; London Tech Week 2018. The seven-day long festival, held in Europe’s technology capital, gives entrepreneurs, tech giants and techies alike, the chance to come together and showcase London and the UK as the technology hub it has become.  

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5 Do's and Don'ts on World Productivity Day

How to make today's World Productivity Day your best yet.

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Upgrading VMware Vsphere 5.5 to Vsphere 6.5

Technical Architect, Dean Lewis, guides users through the migration process.

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Key Takeaways from Apple’s WWDC 2018

Last week Apple hosted this year’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California. The highly-anticipated event gave us a sneak peek into Apple’s upcoming software and hardware and told us what to look forward to, later in the year. This year’s focus was on software and iOS 12. Don’t worry if you missed it. Here are our Top 10 takeaways from Apple’s WWDC 2018!

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Automation For The Nation

Drone technology has the potential to increase UK GDP by £42bn by 2030, according to new research published by PwC.

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Saving The Planet – One Meeting At A Time

On World Environment Day, the reality of how our consumption habits are impacting on the planet’s future is in the spotlight. However scrutinising our work practices should be a permanent fixture on the business agenda – not just a one day a year issue.

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Fancy Joining Our Chess Family?

We spoke to our Director of Culture, Kate Wood, and our Internal Recruitment Consultant, Taqdees Shah, to find out more and hear their top tips. 

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The Future of UK Tech - Highlights from the Tech Nation Report 2018

Tech Nation has just released its Report for 2018. It reveals the state of the UK’s current tech ecosystem and captures the strength, depth and breadth of all things digital tech, giving us an insight into what the future looks like.

Here are some of the Report’s key findings:

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Chess Launches Cyber Awareness Improvement Programme

Chess’ own People Development Coach, Mike Jennings, presented a webinar on Chess’ Cyber Awareness Improvement Programme. His role at Chess is to deliver end-user training to both our Chess people and our customers.