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The Rise of the Micro Business Is Power to the People

Emma L. Jones | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK
Emma L. Jones

According to the Government's own statistics one in ten domestic properties are now home to a business and these 2.95 million home based firms are contributing £243 billion to the British economy.

Does Innovation Mean Complexity? True Genius Brings Simplicity

Brendan Flattery | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

We've all faced 'feature creep' - the often overwhelming new choices and functions of our shiny new technology that can baffle, confound and occasionally distress us. But not all technology or innovations needs to perplex us. Sometimes we smack our foreheads and say "wow, I never even knew I needed this, but it will change my life."

Why's the Inspiration Switch Not Set 'On', Automatically?

Brendan Flattery | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

UK businesses have it in them to adapt and grow in the better economic climate that we're now in, and those leading firms that embed innovation deeply in their DNA will soon find themselves leading the pack.

Avoiding 'Second Album Syndrome'- Innovation Lessons From Creative Industries

Brendan Flattery | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

Whether you are a businesses, a band or a creative entrepreneur, sometimes when you start off with a big hit it can be hard to reach the same highs the second time around. It's the classic so called 'second album syndrome'. It is always a challenge to follow up a great success in any sector, whether it's in entertainment, a high street store or business to business software.

Don't Mistake the Rise of Invisible Technology for the End of Innovation

Brendan Flattery | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

The way we see technology has changed, but there's no cause for pessimism. Over the past month or so I've read a surprising number of articles wondering if we have seen all there is to see, with regard to the truly great innovative leaps of mankind.

Why Britain Needs the Tech-Factor

Brendan Flattery | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

Mr. Cowell, if you are reading this, we all love music, but even The Beatles didn't have the impact that the Internet has. I