WFH during COVID-19 : When Crayons left their Box (albeit for a very good reason)

Truth be told, we’ve always struggled to get our ‘Work from Home’ (WFH) policy right at Crayon. What really is work-from-home? Does it include work from your hometown? How many days/ months can someone take WFH? How do we REALLY know whether someone is actually working from home? But yes, it really did seem to be a privilege that most Crayons valued and used, to strike that near-mythical work-life balance.  And resisted staunchly when any effort was taken to lower…

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Banking In The Time Of Emerging Tech

There’s a new era of banking and financial services on the horizon. With the emergence of digital banking and fintech, the sector is facing a massive shift in the way people bank. There’s a new era of banking and financial services on the horizon. With the emergence of digital banking and fintech, the sector is facing a massive shift in the way people bank. Advancements in technology, including artificial intelligence and blockchain, has enabled banks and financial institutions to redefine what…

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Irish flair + start-up energy, fuels the Web Summit

Jottings from the Web Summit (November 4-6, Dublin) Four of us from Crayon Data attended the Web Summit for the first time this year. Unsure of what to expect when we went in, it proved to be an unforgettable experience – here are some perspectives. A watering hole for entrepreneurs, a Davos for start-ups. A pub crawl. How else would you expect an event in Ireland to start? As we gathered at the Web Summit in Dublin, it was only…

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