Culture Posts

Hybrid working is not the answer.

As images of Margaret Keenan, the first person in the world to be given the Pfizer COVID-19 jab, are beamed to every TV on the planet, people and businesses start to plan for a return to some form of normality. Many organisations and businesses, slowly coming out of their remote working hibernation, are tal…

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Locked Out during Lockdown?

All over the world individuals have been forced to "self-isolate" during what we now call the lockdown. During this time many of us depended on tools such as Zoom, Google Meet and Microsoft Teams in order to communicate with work colleagues, friends and even family. It was impressive to see how quickly indivi…

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LinkedIn phishing (Whaling)

Today, our CEO, Paul Lees, received a private message on LinkedIn from an old contact asking for input on a proposal. This wasn't uncommon, Paul often gets requests from all kinds of individuals for assistance and guidance. However when selecting the proposal, instead of a document the following was presen…

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Creating a business by fixing things that p*ss you off.

Have you ever thought "I could do better than that?". Many of the most successful tech companies today are based on addressing a single, often simple frustration. Consumer frustration is universal, each and every day we purchase things that fail to deliver. However, what happens when, instead, of frustra…

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Chatbots and Intelligent Assistants

Why are chatbots are becoming hugely popular? First, there is the hope that these bots will replace human-based customer-service agents. Second, the success of conversational-based systems has driven business to use chatbots as a specific customer channel. And last, the popularity of voice-based intelligent …

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Attended RPA Use Cases

RPA (Robot Process Automation) and the use of robot automation is becoming a huge opportunity to save time and resources within many organisations. However, all too often RPA providers only focus on large enterprise customers. We believe that RPA automation can help even the smallest of businesses become more…

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Bespin Labs next-generation workplace.

  Photo:¬†Alex Kotliarsky/Unsplash When we created Bespin Labs we took a good long look at the tech industry, what worked, and what didn't. We started with what actually makes Bespin Labs different, our people, and focused on what we as a team needed the most. In order to create amazing products and…

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