John Russell



Crowdfunding: Raising money and awareness in the cloud

11:20PM | Thursday, 14 November 2013 | John Russell

Crowdfunding is a great way to raise funds. But as I recently discovered, it’s also useful for raising awareness.

Four reasons why the cloud is hot

10:31PM | Friday, 11 October 2013 | John Russell

There can be little doubt that right now, in both business and society, the cloud is a hot topic. Here are four reasons why.

Five reasons why cloud computing is not standard

9:25PM | Friday, 13 September 2013 | John Russell

Despite its potential to fundamentally transform business, cloud computing is still not seen by politicians as being an essential business tool. Here are five reasons why.

How old are you in the clouds?

8:28PM | Friday, 30 August 2013 | John Russell

Age discrimination has long been a fact of life in business. However, cloud computing means entrepreneurs are increasingly being judged on ability.

Clouds of professional relationships

8:05PM | Friday, 16 August 2013 | John Russell

Social media is taking over the world of communications. But can there be too much of a good thing?

Running your business from your smartphone

7:03PM | Friday, 19 July 2013 | John Russell

Your iPhone or Android smartphone is more powerful than the average desktop computer a decade ago. So why not take advantage of this power and run your business from your pocket?

Five things you should know about the cloud

7:32PM | Friday, 5 July 2013 | John Russell

There are many myths and misconceptions about cloud computing. It's time to set things straight on a few of these.

Paper stacked to the clouds

6:47PM | Friday, 7 June 2013 | John Russell

When it comes to making your office paperless, it’s not the ‘green factor’ you should consider first and foremost – it’s efficiency.

Starting up in the cloud

5:44PM | Friday, 24 May 2013 | John Russell

The growth of cloud-based services has created a whole new class of enterprise: The cloud-based start-up. Here’s a guide to setting one up.

Technology inflation is here: How creativity is caught in the breeze of the cloud

4:33PM | Friday, 26 April 2013 | John Russell

Designing a standout service or app requires an increasing amount of innovation. This trend – dubbed technology inflation – is about to have a profound impact on your business.

Why cloud technology will transform marketing

4:08PM | Friday, 12 April 2013 | John Russell

Marketers be warned: Cloud computing is going to change your profession forever! Here’s a look at some of the tools that are already revolutionising how products are sold.

Why cloud computing needs the Steve Jobs factor more than ever

4:12PM | Tuesday, 2 April 2013 | John Russell

The impact Apple co-founder Steve Jobs had on cloud computing is a perfect example of how an entrepreneur can single-handedly reshape an industry.

Six benefits of your business being in the cloud

3:03PM | Friday, 15 March 2013 | John Russell

Here’s a basic look at cloud computing – along with six major reasons why it could make sense for your business. BY JOHN RUSSELL.

A cloudy business forecast

2:42AM | Friday, 15 February 2013 | John Russell

Cloud computing is forever changing the way businesses are run. Is your business taking full advantage of this new opportunity? BY JOHN RUSSELL.