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The usual and unusual benefits of working at IT Partners

At IT Partners we’re continuously looking for ways to improve the benefits that support our core values – hence the updated version of the usual and unusual benefits of working at IT Partners.

Hat tip to Jason Fried at Basecamp, who wrote an article: Unusual […]

By |October 23rd, 2020|Advice, Insider|Comments Off on The usual and unusual benefits of working at IT Partners

Introducing the Modern CIO

Over the last 20 years we have seen a dramatic change in the adoption of technology across all business sectors. Due to this change we have seen the role of a Chief Information Officer (CIO) change from being a back-office techie to a corporate executive […]

By |November 26th, 2018|Advice, Technology|Comments Off on Introducing the Modern CIO

Five Key Benefits of Taking your Meeting Offsite

We all know how hard it can be to run productive, insightful meetings all of the time. With the multitude of factors involved in running a great meeting it’s easy for things to go wrong.  One way to make a meeting more productive can be […]

By |November 26th, 2018|Meetings|Comments Off on Five Key Benefits of Taking your Meeting Offsite

Safe, Secure and Productive

When we talk to business owners today, two common themes often crop up: How we can deliver a better user experience and how we can protect a company’s intellectual property.

The two topics are closely intertwined. In this day and age of mobile and remote working, […]

By |October 19th, 2018|Microsoft, Security|Comments Off on Safe, Secure and Productive

Your Collaborative Tool for Communication – Microsoft Teams

Being an IT company, we love technology and new ways of doing things.  Being a business that wants to constantly improve our business practises, we also love simplicity.  But when you get as excited as we do about new software applications it can be hard […]

By |August 31st, 2018|Software, Technology|Comments Off on Your Collaborative Tool for Communication – Microsoft Teams

Supporting our Team’s Wellbeing

Everyone wants to be in peak condition, but it takes hard work!  That’s why we do everything we can to remove barriers and support our Team in being as fit and well as possible.  Wellbeing is one of our Core Values and it is the […]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Our Workplace Wellbeing|Comments Off on Supporting our Team’s Wellbeing

Application Sprawl and the Impact on cost

Being an IT company that likes to continually seek new ways of doing things, we get excited about new software applications. This makes it all too easy to adopt another new application, to do another job. This also means that over time the number of […]

By |August 3rd, 2018|Advice, Software, Technology|Comments Off on Application Sprawl and the Impact on cost

Minimising Our Risk’s Using The Bowtie Method

At IT Partners, we have identified driving as our biggest risk and seeing as we provide company vehicles to nearly 80% of our team it’s something we are constantly working to improve. Following on from our last Blog “Workplace Safety Made Visible ” we have […]

By |June 27th, 2018|Health and Safety, Our Workplace Wellbeing|Comments Off on Minimising Our Risk’s Using The Bowtie Method

Workplace Safety Made Visible

Here at IT Partners our desire to entrench Health and Safety into our daily lives leads us to look for different ways of doing things.  We encourage our employees, their families and our community to be safe and free from harm.  

We also believe in sharing our knowledge and experiences with others. So, when we created this […]

By |June 20th, 2018|Health and Safety|Comments Off on Workplace Safety Made Visible

How A Fresh Workspace Keeps The Team Engaged

We pride ourselves on our award-winning office and are constantly looking for new ways to keep it looking fresh. Like the ever-changing technology we work with, we believe a work environment operates the same whereby constant improvement creates efficiency and value.

Some might ask why a […]

By |June 19th, 2018|Advice, Our Workplace Wellbeing|Comments Off on How A Fresh Workspace Keeps The Team Engaged