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Corporate venture capital trends in 2018 – by Flavia Richardson, Funding London

Historically, corporates have been ardent supporters of innovation and will soon control the growth of the venture capital (VC) ecosystem. A trend that many...

Transforming the future of insurance with artificial intelligence – by Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss, omni:us

Taking inspiration from ground-breaking technologies like IoT and big data, artificial intelligence (AI) is profoundly shifting the insurance industry, and investments are at a...

Five things start-ups need to know before partnering with a corporate – by Daniel...

Daniel Saunders, chief executive of L Marks, corporate innovation specialists, highlights five observations that start-ups should brace themselves for ahead of partnering with a...

How social media can grow your business – by Donna Torres, Xero

Most of us check our personal social media accounts on a daily basis. The latest Ofcom report on media use found that in 2017,...

Un-artificial intelligence: Why tech scale-ups should stick to their guns in the face of...

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the new glamour word in tech – and it’s no surprise that many businesses are hooking on to it. From...

Playful customer dynamics: Connecting with people – by Siobhan Clarke, Episode 1 Ventures

GTM II: Playful customer dynamics - Connecting with people Customers are Slayers and Kingmakers – they’ll kill off your start-up before it’s even begun or...

Five things start-ups need to know before applying for an accelerator programme – by...

Daniel Saunders, chief executive of L Marks, corporate innovation specialists, highlights five key tips to young companies applying to an accelerator programme. 1) Commitment is...

UK poised to be leader in AI-driven health – by Tina Woods, Collider Health

This article was written by Tina Woods, founder and CEO of Collider Health, a health innovation catalyst. Tina is an adviser to the National...

Top five mistakes start-ups make when working with corporates – by Daniel Saunders, L...

Daniel Saunders, chief executive of L Marks, corporate innovation specialists, highlights five mistakes start-ups make when working with corporates. Failure to listen –...

Why the old social media model needs to be replaced – by Charlotte McMillan,...

What have we learnt from #DeleteFacebook?  What struck me as the news of Facebook’s troubles began emerging earlier this year was that as a society...