In a conversation covering his foundations’ annual letter, Microsoft founder Bill Gates picked science as the area most likely to present the greatest opportunities for business builders.
Tom Marsden, CEO of team analytics company Saberr, investigates what really makes a happy and successful team.
M Squared is a light technology company that has been recognised for its approach to innovation. We caught up with the founder to find out more.
In the first of a four part series, global recruiter Michael Page and sales training business SalesGym 360 joined forces to discuss how sales professionals can learn to successfully remain relevant and connect with new clients.
Author Cathy Davidson famously wrote in a book entitled "Now You See It" that 65 per cent of children will end up in roles that have yet to be created – and those jobs may be appearing far sooner than you think.
Despite the UK’s historic and current excellence in science, this sector’s contribution to our economy has been out of the limelight for some time. While discussions have often focused on macroeconomic issues or the tribulations of the City, British science has quietly and assiduously built the foundations for our long-term economic success.
Having outlined policy effectively meaning academics and scientists who had received public funding would not be able to voice comments relating to current affairs, Jo Johnson has revealed an embarrassing u-turn.
Towards the end of his career, early computer pioneer Douglas Englebert remarked that the digital revolution was the most significant progression in the history of humanity. He was right – no single development in all of history has had such a transformative impact on the way we see, think and interact with the world around us.
Research by Myriam Mariani and Karin Hoisl calls for action to ensure equal wages for equally performing or skilled employees – and to encourage female students to engage in scientific studies, as inventors comprise of only 4.2 per cent women.
Innocent, Pret and Instagram – they've all come under fire for accepting deals with larger firms in the form of Coca-Cola, McDonald's and Facebook respectively. But what's a small company to do when a takeover opportunity arises?
With a report on research funding claiming Britain has been "shackled" by under-investment in science, MPs have called for chancellor George Osborne to use this month’s spending review to raise investment in the sector.
While employers are crying out for science recruits, several studies have pointed to the fact that graduates often pursue different careers after study due to a lack of desire to work in the field. According to Dan Sullivan, enthusiasm for science can be ingrained at a young age, and his company, Empiribox, aims to rally up some future scientists.