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Oct 24, 2022
Why imagination is key to transforming society
We all know that things need to change. From the climate crisis to social issues, there’s lots of work to be done to make the world a better place. It requires organisation, money and hard work. But there’s one thing that comes before all of that: imagination.
Sep 21, 2022
Could working less be the key to success?
Picture an entrepreneur, and you may well imagine a caffeine-fuelled whirlwind who burns the candle at both ends. Setting up and running a business is hard work – there’s no doubt about it. But does that mean business owners should push themselves to the limits to achieve success?
Sep 21, 2022
Lack of diversity at VC firms holds back Black-owned businesses
The world of venture capital is known for being overwhelmingly white. In fact, Deloitte’s 2021 VC Human Capital Survey found that just 4% of investment professionals at VC firms are Black. When you consider that Black and Latinx founders received just 2.6% of all VC funding raised in 2020, it’s not hard to join the dots between a lack of diversity and the lack of funding for Black-owned business.
Sep 9, 2022
Who’s in the room when businesses solve problems – and why it matters
We all know that a great business idea is one that solves a problem. We see an issue and offer the perfect solution. And solving problems remains just as important throughout the lifetime of a business. Whether it’s creating new products or overcoming obstacles in day-to-day operations, problem-solving drives innovation and moves things forward. But a key question we all need to be asking is: who’s identifying and solving these problems in our businesses?