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UK Connect deliver high-speed broadband to vital UK areas

UK Connect team deliver high-speed broadband access to vital points across Britain

UK Connect are the UK’s leading provider of tailored and bespoke communication solutions to the construction industry. Their flagship product, Site Connect, has taken the construction industry by storm. Launched just three years ago, the innovative nature of Site Connect has ensured its deployment across the country, with leading house-building clients such as CALA Homes, Barratt Homes, Linden Homes, Redrow Homes and many more reaping the benefits of super fast broadband and support. Read more

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Countrywide Telecoms wins Fastest Growing Business

Countrywide Telecoms wins Fastest Growing Business accolade at the Business Excellence Forum

Countrywide Telecoms won the accolade for Fastest Growing Business at the annual Business Excellence Forum and Awards in Liverpool last week, a prestigious event attended by more than 2,000 international business leaders, entrepreneurs and experts.

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Home building Customer Satisfaction Survey

Homeowner satisfaction remains high as the Home Builders’ Federation survey results are released

This years’ home building industry survey shows how home-builders keep high levels of customer satisfaction at the forefront of their priorities. Over 90% of new home-buyers surveyed say they would buy a new build home again, whilst over 86% say they would recommend their home-builder to a friend.

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Surrey University at the Mobile World Congress

Surrey Universities’ 5GIC attends the world’s first end-to-end 5G network at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

As a member of the 5GIC, Countrywide Telecoms are sharing news from the Mobile World Congress. This week past, Surrey University along with the University of Bristol and King’s College London have been at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, demonstrating their 5G technology. Amongst the 3D printing, virtual reality and ingenious app ideas, ‘5G for sports’.Read more

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UK CONNECT client chooses Site Connect

UK CONNECT client chooses Site Connect over other broadband solutions

UK Connect’s specialist installations team have been in Yorkshire installing their Site Connect solution for a home-building client. Site Connect is Countrywide Telecoms’ internet connectivity solution specifically tailored towards the construction industry.

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Countrywide Telecoms welcome new team members

Countrywide Telecoms enter April with new team members

Countrywide Telecoms have recently warmly welcomed new staff. The expansion of the team by two marks the continuing growth of the company, whose client base has almost doubled in a year. UK Construction giants such as Taylor Wimpey and CALA Homes came on board in 2017, and thus new staff have been needed to keep up with the business of the Guildford-based telecoms office. The success comes as more clients come on board and Countrywide’s connectivity solutions become well-known and trusted within the home-building market.

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Improve your employee productivity

The issue of declining employee productivity in the UK

Employee productivity in the UK has been steadily declining despite the fact people have been working more. It’s a paradox: working hours are at an all-time high and more people are employed than ever before, yet business productivity is collapsing – government figures show output is at its lowest level since 1991.  An online survey of 3,019 employees conducted by Unlocking Productivity: Working in the UK report found that 23% of respondents admitted to feeling “unproductive”. If nearly a quarter of UK employees rate themselves as “unproductive” at work, the potential is there for employers to adjust their practices and office environments to inspire a boost in worker efficiency and output.

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