Lockdown saw an unexpected increase in mental health and well-being in the workplace, but Stephen Roper warns those gains have not been sustained.
Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship
As the pace of change quickens, innovation is key for any organisation to stay ahead while entrepreneurship skills – the heartbeat of any economy – are becoming increasingly sought after as the fourth industrial revolution takes hold.
WBS has become a forerunner for Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship research, covering such diverse topics as entrepreneurial leadership, healthcare management, corporate entrepreneurship, open innovation, knowledge management, SME growth and public innovation policies.
The School leads the Enterprise Research Centre, a UK Government-backed multi-million pound project with five other universities to boost SME growth in the country.
Yuval Millo explains how social entrepreneurs can use accounting methods to measure their success and create a powerful narrative for investors.
The Gender Index, supported by the WBS-based Enterprise Research Centre, found female-led firms attracted less investment and generated lower turnover.
Experienced venture capitalist John Lyon reveals how working as a team and managing potential faultlines are as vital to a start-up's success as finance.
Facebook recently saw its number of users fall for the first time in its history with TikTok being blamed by Mark Zuckerberg. Shweta Singh explains what's driving TikTok's success.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution will impact every sector and business. Mark Skilton and co-author Felix Hovsepian reveal in a new book just how to survive it.
Sakshi Mehta has been heading the digital transformation of her family business, but it wasn't until she learned about the Structuration Model of Technology that it really took off.
Askar Aituov has been at the heart of Kazakhstan's growing tech start-up scene and he says Kohli and Grover's frameworks which he learned at WBS have proved invaluable.
The UK Government has spoken of 'levelling up' disparities as part of its economic recovery plan following the pandemic. Nick Powdthavee believes they start with the entrepreneurial gender gap.