Category Archives: technology

Maker, fixer, tinkerer, techie, hacker, inventor, whiz

Recognise yourself in the title? You are legion… In a fascinating first survey of its type, researchers at MIT have shown that UK consumers spend more on product development than the whole of UK industry does. In this survey, UK … Continue reading

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Non-banks: mobile money innovations

Necessity is the mother of invention – and it’s no different when your country lacks the infrastructure that many of us take for granted. Billions of people in the world can’t get access to a bank.  While westerners might joke … Continue reading

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Be more inventive! Creative thinking skills for the manufacturing industry

I’m really looking forward to some great new workshops I’m delivering in collaboration with The Manufacturing Institute. It’s all about being more inventive as you develop new products.  You’ll arrive at the workshop with a real-life challenge from your own … Continue reading

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