How can the concept of service-centric business models transform companies into money-making machines?
Barry James argues that alternative finance is online from the ground up – with no legacy system, no legacy costs and no delays.
A recent report from Boston Consulting Group (BCG) challenges the traditional worldview as to which regions are low and high cost for the purposes of manufacturing. One of its more surprising (though welcome) conclusions is that the UK has become the lowest-cost manufacturing centre in Western Europe.
Firms with a sustainable business model are more likely to succeed, argues Bridges Ventures managing partner Philip Newborough. Here are four growth areas.