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What the tech’s going on in Bristol and Bath?

There’s a tech revolution in Britain’s Best Place to Live. The South West is attracting A LOT of attention from big business and small companies with big ideas. Here’s a brief snapshot of the region’s tech and digital scene: Oracle selected Bristol for its accelerator programme and has just announced the first ...

Leadership tips from the “Deadzone”

Kenton Cool (yes that’s his real name) leads teams of people into the “Deadzone” and out again. The Deadzone’s not a new Zombie-themed paintball adventure but the top of Mount Everest, where the air's so thin that if you spend too long there you die. Kenton’s a mountain guide who’s climbed Everest’s ...

Where do you get your inspiration from?

Last week I went to a business book club hosted by High Growth Knowledge Network. The book was Legacy by James Kerr. It looks at the success of the All Blacks rugby team by examining leadership concepts and strategies used in elite sport and how these can apply to business. It’s also ...