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GUEST BLOG by Clifford Dive: Camels, Tigers & Unicorns

I was delighted to be asked to appear on the discussion panel for a seminar at St John’s Innovation Centre entitled “Rethinking science and technology enabled innovation: The Chasm II Challenge”. The session started with Uday Phadke outlining some of the major elements of the book which he co-authored with Shailendra Vyakarnam – ‘Camels, Tigers […]

GUEST BLOG by Penny Lord: Scaling Up an Innovative Business and the People Challenge

Deciding to scale up your business is exciting. I think a lot can be achieved and it is critical to have the right people in the right places – if you crack this a lot of obstacles can be overcome. Leadership: Fundamental to scaling is the right leadership. It is incredibly hard to look at […]

GUEST BLOG by Penny Lord: Ride the Growth Wave? – The Difference Between Innovative Business Growth and Scaling

I’ve seen some amazing tech businesses and entrepreneurs growing and scaling at St John’s Innovation Centre, a dynamic and supportive environment working to accelerate the growth of ambitious innovative firms in the Cambridge region. Working as a consultant here I’ve also had a unique opportunity to assist a wide range of SMEs from across the […]

Accidentally in Tech? Female Founders Impacting the Cambridge & London Tech Scene

Have you ever tried googling “Tech Entrepreneurs?” Melinda Roylett, Senior Director & Head of Small and Medium Business at PayPal had, and she shared her striking findings with the audience during the Computer Weekly’s ‘The 50 Most Influential Women in UK IT” event. When you do it, Google search comes back with hundreds of images […]

Characteristics of success? ‘Listening and empathizing with others, coupled with a gentle self-confidence that is rooted in moral principles’

Dr Soraya Jones talks to Keith Turner, Co-Founder of Springboard, about Mentorship, Empowering Teams and Bob Geldof