Under pressure – the number of SMEs in financial distress rises by 26%

More than 308,000 SMEs were in financial distress at the end of Q2 2017, according to Begbies Taylor in their analysis of the financial health of UK companies. Overall, there was a 25% increase in companies experiencing financial difficulties, the largest annual rise since 2014 – with SMEs accounting for most of the increase.

Embracing change – digital transformation in local government

From augmented reality to robotic process automation, Councils are recognising the potential of emerging technologies to transform back office functions and change working practices.

Summer conference season is nearly upon us!

From 4th – 6th July, Oxygen’s team will be attending the annual Local Government Association Conference for the 5th year running and will be holding our ever-popular annual LGA conference reception on the evening of the 4th July at Birmingham’s Marco Pierre White Restaurant Bar.