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What can we learn from umbrellas? Why social data science matters

The patterns in which people in a crowd open their umbrellas tells us why social data science... Read more

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Why are managers throwing away their best innovations?

Dr Criscuolo discovers the key to ensuring a strong panel for assessing R&D cases, explaining the three factors to consider... Dr Paola Criscuolo | 28 February 2017

Can an app be win-win for energy companies, customers and the climate?

Dr Mirabelle Muûls explains that we need to understand the drivers of energy consumption before we can reduce it.... Dr Mirabelle Muûls | 28 February 2017

Cybersecurity: cornerstone of the digital economy

Dr Catherine Mulligan, Research Fellow, highlights effective and manageable cybersecurity in an age of cyber attacks.... Dr Catherine Mulligan | 27 February 2017

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Finance

Blockchain will kill the traditional firm

Blockchain is not like previous technologies: it could entirely change what constitutes 'a business'.... Read more Dr Catherine Mulligan | 16 October 2017
Management

Is this the end of fossil fuels?

The clean technology revolution will not be enough to save the global economy from serious climate change impacts. Companies must adapt to a new climate of risk.... Read more Dr Charles Donovan | 21 August 2017
Management

The Icehotel: redefining management via paradoxes and intangibles

Sweden's number one tourist attraction, the Icehotel is a business case study in how to embrace paradox and impress your customers.... Read more Dr Jonathan Pinto | 14 August 2017
Health

Dropping out of the postcode lottery: do competition and choice improve healthcare?

Policies to introduce competition to healthcare can become politicised, but the market is no more complex than others.... Read more Professor Carol Propper | 14 August 2017
Strategy & Leadership

Want to improve your results? Stop shouting, start listening

You don’t have to be domineering and bullish to be successful in business. Dr Ileana Stigliani explains how empathetic leadership can improve employee engagement and retention.... Read more Dr Ileana Stigliani | 31 July 2017
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Why every company needs its shepherds – steering external ideas to become internal innovations

Dr Anne ter Wal explains why it’s vital for companies to build internal systems that encourage the sourcing, integration and championing of new knowledge.... Read more Dr Anne ter Wal | 4 July 2017
Marketing

Can a ‘cue of the cloud’ improve sales?

Dr Rajesh Bhargave examines whether an in-store reminder of the Internet can influence retail purchases.... Read more Dr Rajesh Bhargave | 31 May 2017
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Why empathetic thinking is central to business success

Empathy is not weakness; it is strength, says Dr Ileana Stigliani, Assistant Professor of Design and Innovation.... Read more Dr Ileana Stigliani | 3 May 2017
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

China: the global hub for knowledge-based R&D

Professor George Yip investigates the recent surge of research and development centres in China.... Read more Professor George Yip | 11 April 2017
Strategy & Leadership

Where are we going wrong with our networking?

Dr Anne ter Wal, Assistant Professor of Technology & Innovation Management, outlines the two most effective networking approaches for professional success.... Read more Dr Anne ter Wal | 29 March 2017