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How to Create A Culture of Innovation

The best ideas come from your workforce when they feel empowered that they have the freedom and responsibility to contribute with creativity and expression. This starts with building an empowered and motivated culture. Involving everyone in your innovation programme means that you are empowering each person in the organisation to contribute to its future success. […]

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Be More Sustainable and Save Costs by Moving to the Cloud

Being “on the cloud” is the phrase used for when you are using software over the internet instead of using software that is on the computer in front of you. You are more than likely familiar with the standard arrangement of having a server, most likely located within your companies office. You may have seen […]

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Bespoke Google Workspace Training Programmes

If you are ‘Going Google’ or you have ‘Gone Google’, you’ve made a great choice. A bespoke Google Workspace training programme will help to ensure a successful migration and adoption. Your staff and executives will be much more likely to embrace Google having gone through a training programme, bespoke to their needs. At Encompass Innovate, […]

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Google Tip Top Tip: How to Work Offline in Google Workspace

Many people believe that by using Google Workspace as your primary collaboration and productivity platform, you can only work online (when you have an internet connection). However, this is not always the case when it comes to some of Google’s tools… If you are not connected to the internet, you can still create, view and […]

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What is an Accessibility Audit and why do you need one?

Accessibility in the technology/digital sector is defined as ensuring a digital product, such as a website, is as usable as possible by everyone, including people with a range of disabilities.  An accessibility audit is a thorough evaluation of how accessible your organisation’s digital products and services are. While this commonly refers to a website or […]

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5 Google Calendar Tips to Improve Hybrid Working

If you use Google Workspace as your organisation’s communication tool, you have a number of highly effective features available to you that can make work better… Google Calendar provides some not to be missed features to help you with effective time management, especially in a hybrid working environment. Google Calendar is easy to access – if […]

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How to Run an Innovation Workshop

The main goal of an innovation workshop is to spark… innovation. An innovation workshop serves to identify ideas for innovations and to develop initial concepts, not come up with the final solution.  The ideas generated aren’t evaluated until later on, so participants are free to explore novel ideas without getting hung up on whether or […]

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An Introduction to Google Apps Script

Google Apps Script is a cloud based scripting language for extending the functionality of Google Workspace. It allows you to create and deploy scripts to extend the standard features of Google Workspace Apps. The Google scripts are written in regular JavaScript language and they are hosted on Google’s servers. The Apps Script look and feel […]

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How to Build a Highly Performing Team

Creating the proper foundation for high performance teams is becoming ever more important in corporate environments where collaboration is increasingly seen as the solution to success. A high performing team is a blend of goal-oriented professionals that are experts in their respective fields, who are responsible for planning, executing and yielding outstanding results.  High performing […]

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10 Reasons to Create a Google Sites Intranet

This blog provides a quick introduction into what a Google Site is and why you should consider creating one within your organisation.  What is an intranet?  An intranet is a private network website that is used internally by organisations as a communication source. Employees can share questions, add comments and post content they feel is […]

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