Partner accreditations - are they worth the time and investment?

by O2 Business, Wednesday 9 August 2017
By Kate Hammett, Head of Partnerships at O2, Telefόnica UK Vendors pushing their own accreditation objectives onto their partners reminds me of the education system. Building up reservoirs of knowledge, behaving in the same way, learning the same things and sitting many exams, but the information learned is not necessarily what you need or would … more »

Securing info for patient care and employee wellbeing

by O2 Business, Thursday 3 August 2017
By O2Business Ark Home Healthcare is a leading provider of care in the home across the UK, enabling individuals to remain living in their own homes and offering tailored care and support solutions for each individual. Ark’s army of care workers spend most of their time visiting customers at home and rarely come into any … more »

Connect your business with more IoT opportunities

by O2 Business, Tuesday 1 August 2017
By Stephen Smith, O2 Connect Proposition Owner Making the most of your IoT investment? Here’s why choosing the right connectivity partner helps you realise the full value of your IoT solutions. Let’s start by taking a step back. What challenges need addressing in every IoT solution implementation? According to Sandra Fernández Curias, Strategy Manager and … more »

Being customer led leads to a strong first half in 2017 for O2

by O2, Thursday 27 July 2017
This week, we announced our financial results for the first half of 2017. With a lift in contract customer numbers and maintaining our market-leading loyalty, the results make it pretty clear that our customer led, mobile first approach is definitely the way to go. In the year so far (up to 30 June), we’ve added … more »

Fuelling fleet efficiency with real-time vehicle telematics

by O2 Business, Wednesday 26 July 2017
By Darryll Finch, Propositions Manager at O2 UK When you invest heavily in any high-value specialist solution, you want to make sure it delivers the promised return and helps change your business for the better. Learn how a top UK engineering firm did just that with O2 Smart Vehicle, powered by Geotab. Vehicle telematics technology … more »

Why every business should have a returnship scheme

by O2, Monday 24 July 2017
By Ann Pickering Ann Pickering, O2’s HR director, talks about O2’s commitment to social mobility and career returnships. The challenges faced by women returning to the workplace cost the UK an estimated £1.7bn a year in lost economic output, according to recent research on the subject. The stories of people, often mothers, struggling to return … more »

Cyber attacks - why it's time to get personal

by O2 Business, Monday 24 July 2017
By Daniel Hicks, O2 Business Cyber-attacks have featured all too prominently in the news recently. It has brought attention to what can happen to any organisation, irrespective of size. Just one PC or laptop using an operating system which is no longer supported or failing to implement patches  in a timely manner can potentially bring … more »

O2 Gosling Game - Terms and Conditions

by O2, Friday 21 July 2017
Summary Terms and Conditions: UK, 18+ only. Enter between: 24.07.17 and 30.09.17 inclusive. Normal entry restrictions apply. No purchase necessary. Valid Snapchat account and Internet access are required. To Enter: Log into your Snapchat account and view your friends’ stories until the O2 Gosling Game appears, then play the game and tick the box to … more »