At Xero, we use the power of technology to foster innovation, connection and entrepreneurialism. To create beautiful work that makes a difference. This is why each month, we speak to business leaders within our like-minded community – to see how they apply similar values to shape their businesses, and their futures.
There has been talk for years about how big data available to businesses can help them make better decisions. It’s easy to imagine how a large company would have terabytes upon terabytes of information around its various systems, business units, and functions.
Following yesterday’s unveiling of the chancellor’s Autumn Statement in the UK, it’s great how George Osborne has recognised the crucial role played by small businesses in the UK economy as it moves ahead faster than most European countries.
The tech industry in general suffers from a lack of women entering tech related study areas, many factors contribute to this. Xero has been working with She# this year to help educate women from high schools, university and industry about the opportunities available to them in the tech industry.