All things tech in the west

Category: Blogs

Threads #12: Just because you can, doesn’t mean it will or should sell.

Guest blog: from Andrew Callard, helping founders understand how to get your product fit right, and to ensure it both will sell, and that you should sell it.
16th November 2018 Read more...

Threads #11: Top tips on how to appraise staff and deal with poor performance

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, about good ways to appraise staff and how to get the best from those that are underperforming.
31st October 2018 Read more...

Blog: Learnings from A Practical Guide to Equality

Tips and tricks to be more inclusive from our event at Bath Digital Festival
30th October 2018 Read more...

Threads #10 Product management has evolved – has your company?

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to use outsourced skills to expand your core internal capabilities and capacity.
3rd October 2018 Read more...

Opinion: Class can’t be forgotten in the battle for representation

Social anthropologist, Dawn Walter, thinks Silicon Gorge can be a place to cross the class bridge
24th September 2018 Read more...

When Automation Goes Wrong

Oggadoon's Emily Perkins points out the flaws in our automated society
12th September 2018 Read more...

Small Businesses and Staffing: An Annual Disaster?

Oggadoon's Emily Perkins shares a few secrets for coping with a staffing time bomb
5th September 2018 Read more...

Dear E-me: Marketing – how to plan ahead, and stay on plan.

Struggling to get your team to collaborate, and hit important deadlines? Here’s how to plan ahead, and stay on plan:
3rd September 2018 Read more...

5 top events for professionals at Bath Digital Festival 2018

BDF 2018's Jo Duncan gives us the lowdown on a few of the festival's unmissable offerings
31st August 2018 Read more...

Gaffes and Mistakes: Every Business’ Nightmare

Oggadoon's Emily Perkins shares her top tips for future-proofing your company against PR disasters
30th August 2018 Read more...

Threads #9: Top tips on maximising your IP, patents and exploiting value

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to identify, protect and exploit value within your business
29th August 2018 Read more...

Opinion: It’s an extreme experience, but families and startups can play nicely together

HellyHolly’s Lisa Matthews lends us her survival tips for middle-aged entrepreneurship
20th August 2018 Read more...

Opinion: “Excuse me?” AI really needs to change its tone

BJSS SPARCK consultant Josh Dresner has some choice words for the AI revolution
14th August 2018 Read more...


Opinion: Technology doesn’t need to change. We do.

Social anthropologist, Dawn Walter, shares her take on technological bias and discrimination
23rd July 2018 Read more...

Dear E Me: Marketing – what to outsource to a freelancer, and what to keep in house

Are you toying with the idea of outsourcing your marketing to a freelancer? Good for you. Before you take the leap, read our agony aunt column first
20th July 2018 Read more...

Dear E Me: Which social media channels should I use to optimise my B2B sales?

Not getting any sales? This month, our digital agony aunt looks at social media woes.
21st June 2018 Read more...

When does good growth go bad? Bristol & Bath may be about to find out…

TechNation report points at problems for the cluster
30th May 2018 Read more...

Dear E Me: How do I optimise a landing page for sales?

This month, our digital advice column looks at how to perfect an awesome landing page
24th May 2018 Read more...