The benefits of working with Urban

At The Urban Technology Group we work with ambitious business owners who are seeking to create better business control. Typically, clients come to us because they are trying to manage on fractured and disparate systems, often using a combination of excel spreadsheets, Word docs, old databases and pieces of software that aren’t integrated. And what…

More than a CRM

When a company asks us to build them a CRM, it’s very rare that a CRM is exactly what they want or need. Yes, it’s the most popular item of software we are told we ‘require’ in order to run our sales and marketing, but what most business are looking for is ‘business management’. A…

Karen Evans shares her thoughts on working with The Urban Technology Group

Led by ambitious Managing Director, Karen Evans FCCA, TicTax works alongside accountants helping their clients save money by being their trusted Research & Development (R&D) tax expert. Today we are thrilled to be able to spend some time with Karen to talk about her vision for her projects and why she has recently chosen to…

Urban grows its team and welcomes our new apprentice, Jenny

Urban Technology Group are growing at a pace and are pleased to welcome their newest face to the business – Jenny Collings.  Jenny will join the business as an apprentice software developer and is excited to get started. For Jenny, software development sparks passion and energy so it allows the opportunity to combine two of her…

Urban partners with Connectus, a leading connectivity provider

We believe in specialists and that one size does not fit every need. That’s why we have chosen Connectus to provide all of our hosting services. Having a company we can rely on without doubt or question is invaluable to both Urban and our clients. Connectus has an infrastructure in place with support and maintenance…

Urban gets disruptive Guerilla off to a head start with their new website

Urban went back to its roots over the summer to give disruptive start-up, Guerilla ICT a fitting platform to raise its new brand and message.   Managing Director, Craig Hall is a veteran of both the forces and the telecoms industry and has tasked his new company with a goal that has long been his mantra:…

DropJaw invests in Urban

DropJaw Ventures Group, the award-winning Chester based specialist business advisory firm, is taking a stake in The Urban Technology Group, as part of its ongoing vision of providing access to capital and advisory services to technology and professional services companies looking to scale. The Urban Technology Group – also based in Chester – delivers bespoke…

Agile framework

Agile is a common ‘catch all’ word in business at the moment but what captures the true meaning for me is this: It’s the description of a movement where a culture of change is welcomed and the customer is the focus of the work. Secondly, its intent is to bring development into alignment with business…

Making a good start with consultancy

Our consultancy helps business owners to confidently make decisions about their operations and processes. Our skill lies in identifying the technology barriers that stand between you and the management of a more efficient, effective and profitable organisation. Technology can be complex and daunting and errors can be costly and resource-heavy so business owners can feel…