AI robot playing piano

Why I’m far more scared of other humans than I am of Skynet

This week, the House of Lords AI Select Committee brought out their report on artificial… Read more →

When is a failure not a failure? Why we need to stop using the f-word - Image by Tash Willcocks, Hyper Island

When is a failure not a failure? Why we need to stop using the f-word

I’ve just come back from the IRM Innovation, Business Change and Technology conference, where Solverboard… Read more →

14 kinds of love - article by Tim Lomas, University of East Anglia

How I discovered there are (at least) 14 different kinds of love by analysing the world’s languages

A grand monument to love. amira_a/Flickr, CC BY Tim Lomas, University of East London No… Read more →

Conversation #14 — Julian Birkinshaw, Professor, London Business School

Conversation #14 — Julian Birkinshaw, Professor, London Business School

Julian Birkinshaw is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at London Business School. His particular field… Read more →

The Future of Work

The future of work

As part of my role as Solverboard’s Head of Innovation Practice, I’ve been thinking a… Read more →

Imagine an organisation where anything is possible – and then make it so

I wrote this piece for Solverboard recently as part of a Times supplement on Enterprise Agility,… Read more →

Conversation #13 — Rowan Conway, Director of Innovation and Development, RSA

Conversation #13 — Rowan Conway, Director of Innovation and Development, RSA

I joined the RSA a few years ago after I came across their work project… Read more →

Six years of 6Heads – the better angels of our nature

Monday nights are often pretty dull, especially at this time of year – it’s dark… Read more →

Conversation #12 — Margaret Heffernan, entrepreneur, CEO, writer and keynote speaker

Conversation #12 — Margaret Heffernan, entrepreneur, CEO, writer and keynote speaker

I’ve been wanting to talk to Margaret ever since I saw her speak at the… Read more →

Conversation #11 — Luke Mansfield, VP Innovation, PepsiCo

Conversation #11 — Luke Mansfield, VP Innovation, PepsiCo

I met Luke at the FEI Innovation Europe Conference in June, where he gave a… Read more →

Innovation Conversation #10 — Samuel West, Innovation Researcher and Curator of the Museum of Innovation Failure

Innovation Conversations #10 — Samuel West, Innovation Researcher and Curator of the Museum of Innovation Failure

The Museum of Innovation Failure enjoyed a lot of press coverage recently, which is how… Read more →

Conversation #9 Part 1 — Antony Beckett and Dave Jarman, Teaching Fellows, University of Bristol

Innovation Conversations #9  — Antony Beckett and Dave Jarman, Teaching Fellows, University of Bristol

For this conversation, I spoke to Antony Beckett, the Undergraduate Programme Director and Dave Jarman,… Read more →