Simon Davies


About Simon Davies

Simon Davies is a London-based freelance writer with an interest in startup culture, issues, and solutions. He explores new markets and disruptive technologies and communicates those recent developments to a wide public audience. Simon is also a contributor at socialbarrel.com, socialnomics.net, and tech.co. Follow Simon @simontheodavies on Twitter.

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SASE: The Next Frontier In Cybersecurity

10-Feb-2020 | Simon Davies

According to a recent report by Gartner, "The Future of Network Security Is in the Cloud," a "transformational" new technology is on the horizon. Its name is SASE – pronounced "sassy" – which stan

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How To Improve Customer Experience And Boost Retention Rates

22-Aug-2019 | Simon Davies

Great customer experience (CX) leaves a lasting impression. It can make you feel more positively about the brand and encourage repeat purchases. While this is often conflated with customer service –

IT strategy, intelligent enterprise, digital strategy, finance, spreadsheets, cloud storage, collaboration

Three Ways To Streamline Your Business’s IT Processes

1-Apr-2019 | Simon Davies

Your company likely uses dozens of IT processes every day, and staff probably go through the same steps to generate a report, contact new clients, or complete employee onboarding. Streamlining your pr

AI, artificial intelligence, translation services, machine learning

Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Translation Industry. But Will It Work?

6-Jul-2018 | Simon Davies

Artificial intelligence (AI) has infiltrated numerous aspects of our lives in recent years, thanks to improvements in the field of machine learning, where computers ostensibly program themselves. This

emerging economies, international markets. business growth. business expansion

Don’t Forget These Audiences When Taking Your Business Global

29-Jun-2018 | Simon Davies

With the Internet making it easier than ever for companies to trade across the world, more and more businesses are going global. This can give businesses improved access to a much wider audience, pote

retail, supply chain, logistics, warehouse, same day delivery

How To Ready A Supply Chain For Same-Day Delivery

8-Jun-2018 | Simon Davies

Over half all North American retailers now offer same-day delivery. The reasons for this are clear: According to a 2018 global survey from PwC, 88% of consumers are willing to pay for same-day (or fas

corporate culture, employee satisfaction, leadership, management, productivity, HR, retention

Why Corporate Culture Can Make Or Break Your Business

23-Feb-2018 | Simon Davies

Many business owners focus their efforts on numbers. Margins, profits, savings, overheads. While these things are important, they may be far less important than we are led to believe. Leaders can get