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‘I wanted to make meaning, not money’

A candle flickers into life in the darkness. It’s a powerful image - and one adopted by a Manch...

I met my ‘tech for good’ co-founder on Instagram!

Ahrum Pak seemingly had it all. Born in Hawaii to Korean parents, she spent most of her childhood...

How do you create an inclusive, happy workplace?

A top workplace culture speaker has revealed her secrets for creating an inclusive, happy workplace....

‘We have to transform UK into a hi-tech economy’

Wherever you stand on the government’s ‘levelling up’ promises, there can be no doubt that the...

ESG Book CEO: How to build a sustainable business

“There are two trends that will change every industry – digitisation and sustainability.” S...

‘Don’t believe everything you’re told about private equity’

Entrepreneur Dez Derry had always self-funded his digital marketing agency mmadigital until deciding...

 ‘I wouldn’t have set up my business if it wasn’t for a rubbish game of football’

Will Hawkins hadn’t been expecting to set up a business when he organised a university reunion at ...

Wheelchair made me resilient to vicious circle of business

Striving for success, at any stage in life, inevitably brings challenges which we must learn to over...

‘Launching my first business at 50 is the best thing I ever did’

Verity Batchelder has worked for some of the biggest names in tech but jumped at the chance to chang...

‘David Attenborough’s Blue Planet convinced me I had to join the fight to save the world’

As Simon Mellin and three of his friends settled down to watch an episode of Sir David Attenborough�...

Ideagen boss’s journey from bootstrapping to £1.1bn takeover

The big technology story of the last week has been the bidding war for RegTech Ideagen. Headquart...

Meet the tech startup looking after pets and vets

Vet-AI has been described as the ‘Babylon Health for pets’. The Leeds-based startup is on a ...