Innovation success – tip #1

[This is the first in a series of short tips to help improve the success of your innovation work.] Tip #1: When conducting research to inform your innovation project, don't focus too narrowly on your current customers; or even those of your competitors. Try to understand...

Challenging times ahead for further education

Free virtual learning environments (or VLEs) are disrupting expectations, economics, and certification in further education. As a personal project, I’ve been looking at ways that free virtual learning environments have been evolving, and the impact and challenges they present to traditional, on-campus and paid study. Over...