The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council is ploughing £5.5 million of funding into 11 university projects to improve equality and diversity in the sector.
Having a culture of continual innovation is essential to staying relevant and increasing sales opportunities. However, it can quite easily become a distraction or a drain on valuable resources.
In an uncertain world, leaders require a new set of skills and experiences to steer an organisation successfully through increased volatility and ambiguity.
Research by The Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI) and PatSnap has found that the US, EU and UK will lose all innovation leadership positions by 2029.
Drones will increasingly become major components of everyday life in towns and cities across the UK. But more needs to be done to flesh out laws and regulations.
Tech giant Google’s multi-billion fine from the European Commission for monopolising the internet could dramatically improve the user experience of businesses – and spark innovation.
Artist Tom Edwards and Tesla founder Elon Musk have locked horns over an image of a farting unicorn. What intellectual property lessons can small businesses learn from the dispute?
While most boardrooms know digital transformation is important, it’s considerably easier to discuss than to implement. In fact, 59% of UK CEOs in PwC’s 20th CEO survey believe their organisation’s ability to adapt to the speed of technological change is a real concern.
On a mission to make it easy for consumers to find the perfect local service provider online, entrepreneurs Andrew Michael and Kai Feller set up Bark.com in 2015. Real Business caught up with Feller, who revealed how to nurture innovation and drive growth at a tech firm.
As this year’s winners of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are announced, we offer up a who’s who of past winners across the innovation, international trade and sustainable development categories.
Studio Ghibli movies have long inspired viewers to dream of fantastical worlds. But there’s more we can learn from the animation house than just telling a story – innovation, collaboration, diversity of thought and empathy all helped boost the company to success after all.
Numerous centuries-old, traditional sectors have been shaken-up due to at least one disruptor. From financial services to healthcare, new technology is inspiring ingenious solutions to old problems and attracting ambitious entrepreneurs with big ideas.