• [Infographic]: Why organize an online hackathon?

    By on 13 July 2017

    The word ‘hackathon’ is a contraction of ‘hack’ – a quick DIY solution to overcome a problem – and ‘marathon’ – a test of endurance. Essentially, a hackathon is a competition that encourages participants to put forward their most relevant and innovative solutions to a business or social issue. The key benefits of a hackathon: • Test candidates in real-life

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  • The Hits and Misses of recruitment methods in 2017

    By on 29 June 2017

    The talent war is raging on. 83% of recruiters state that recruiting talented people is their top priority for their company. In a labour market that’s undergoing major transformation, the challenges are significant in both number and scope – the increase in the number of ‘passive’ job seekers, reportedly accounting for 75% of employees on LinkedIn, the growing appeal of self-employment, and

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  • [Startup of the month] Ezeeworld

    By on 31 May 2017

    Ezeeworld, the market leader in mobile and online development, is our startup of the month! Placing second in the Lottery Challenge, the Ezeeworld team looks back at their experience and introduces us to their Neerby solution! Co-founder Patrick Chatanay and sales director Marie Dève answered our questions. Tell us about your solution! “Neerby is a platform – a technological solution –

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  • [Startup of the month] What the Shop

    By on 31 May 2017

    This month, we’ve decided to shine the limelight on What the Shop, the point-of-sale shopper experience management solution. It’s a startup we know well – it was awarded the Special Prize in the Lottery Challenge organized by La Française des Jeux and five other European lotteries. Who are you? I’m Lionel Avot, co-founder and CEO of What the Shop. Tell us about the

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  • Retail – the secret recipe for a successful digital transformation

    By on 30 May 2017

    The retail sector is bearing the full force of the digital storm. At a time when traditional players are struggling at the trough of the waves, more agile newcomers are surfing the crest of the relentless move towards a more digital world – hence all the discussions about digital transformation and the need to refocus strategies on consumers. But don’t

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  • [Infographic] Digital transformation: the best tools of 2017

    By on 30 May 2017

    In today’s world, no company – from microbusinesses to the world’s biggest groups – can do without a digital transformation strategy. Consumers are changing, and the business world needs to adapt to the new practices and tools that are emerging. The problem is that it can be difficult knowing where to start. That’s why Agorize has ranked the best tools and methods

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  • Civic Tech – using open innovation to combat citizens’ political disengagement

    By on 9 May 2017

    The French presidential elections are looming. The debate is raging on and dividing opinion, but there’s one thing everyone agrees on – French citizens are becoming less and less engaged in the country’s political life. A glance at the record abstention rates observed in recent years at local and national elections shows this only too clearly. Not to mention the

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  • [Infographic] The five advantages of O2O hackathons

    By on 2 May 2017

    In recent years, hackathons have gone digital. They’ve changed from 100% physical 48-hour events to hybrid competitions that start online and finish at real-life events – what’s known as O2O (Online to Offline) hackathons. We’ve listed the five main benefits of this type of hackathon below. 1) They attract participants with a more diverse range of profiles 2) They attract

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