Richard Blanford is a tech entrepreneur building a cloud service business, but has realised the importance of not blindly thinking innovation is mainstream.
As London is in the midst of its £14.8bn Crossrail project, a study claims the city has the most expensive and filthiest transport service globally.
The Crossrail development is a work in progress – one that isn't set to be completed until 2018. But the largest construction project in Europe has already employed 10,000 people and promises 75,000 opportunities for businesses. So what’s happening to the scheme in 2015? Real Business investigates as part of a focus on what employment and business trends SMEs can expect next year.
Boris Johnson has set out the case for Crossrail 2, saying the project is an essential part of supporting London's growth.