Ed McGuiggan
Ed McGuiggan is General Manager for the Dragon Professional and Consumer business, overseeing the strategy for Nuance's Dragon speech recognition and documentation product line. Ed has held various leadership roles within Nuance over the past two decades, including the creation, development, and expansion of the company’s worldwide eCommerce business, as well as the management of the Corporate and Retail sales teams. Prior to joining Nuance in 1997, Ed held senior management roles at FTP Software and Corporate Software, Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communications from Emerson College.

Ed McGuiggan’s stories

How law firms can combat cyber-attack realities

According to the UK’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport’s Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2020, almost half of businesses (46%) reported cyber security breaches or attacks in the last 12 months. Law firms, as stewards of clients’ most sensitive and often legally privileged information, must be especially vigilant about cybersecurity. As conduits to billions […]

How Dragon speech recognition helps students with disabilities

Jodie Parkes is a DSA needs assessor. He meets students with a wide range of disabilities which can affect their ability to achieve their full potential. He has been recommending Dragon to students for 20 years, and has always been impressed by how much it can benefit the students he advises. When we spoke to […]

Dragon Professional Anywhere is a good fit for modern finance and accountancy professionals

It is a key time for accountancy and financial services professionals – and particularly if you’re interested in technology. The steady march of cloud accounting software is reaching even the smallest of businesses, as the UK’s Making Tax Digital initiative accelerates its adoption. Open Banking is helping to transform the sharing of financial information between […]

Dragon: the difference is in the details

Free dictation to text solutions can’t begin to match up to the full range of capabilities that Dragon Professional Anywhere has when it comes to turning spoken words into editable text. Those capabilities will boost productivity far further than the free options can. As well as document productivity benefits, Dragon Professional Anywhere, our cloud based […]

How Dragon speech recognition helps legal professionals stay competitive

Speech recognition is one of the key technologies practices have embraced in recent years to help them boost productivity, enable remote working, and support compliance. When software can turn the spoken word into editable text faster than people can type, legal professionals can create accurate documents in a timely manner, without using expensive and often […]

Speech recognition strengthens its place in the modern legal practice

Following the most recent UK government guidelines, which encourage the continuation of remote work, businesses in all sectors – including legal firms – are continuing to seek ways to ensure long-term resilience.  With the outcome of Brexit due to be formally ratified before the end of the year, thereby marking the UK’s departure from the […]

Mitigating risk in a world of home working

Managing risk is something organisations have to do day in, day out. Every organisation will have its own risk management strategy, whatever its size or area of work. The definition of ‘risk’ is broad and deep, and it’s not all about legal compliance by any means.  For example, I’m sure everyone reading this has addressed […]

Remote working brings its own data privacy and security challenges

Many of us are now getting used to a new working environment – our own homes. We’ve created working spaces, set up systems for coping with the family at home together, if there are children at home we’re ensuring they are kept occupied, educated, and entertained, and we’re looking after our family, friends and neighbors. […]

We’re always happy to shine a light on a Dragon

Nothing makes me quite as happy as hearing from a Dragon user. I know how it can change the work day for the better, because I often talk to people who benefit. But still, there is nothing quite like that thrill of hearing people talk about the benefits in their own words. Recently we spent […]

Finding new pathways for communication, collaboration, and content creation for your remote workforce

Recent data revealed that about 25% of Britain’s workforce currently has the ability to work remotely. That’s about 8 million people with the option to work from home in 2020, a number that has risen from about 4.2 million in 2015—and may well continue to rise rapidly as more and more organizations must adapt to […]