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  • University of Buckingham Vice-Chancellor Sir Anthony Seldon joins Michael on Capital Conversation this Sunday

    Historian, biographer, political commentator and educationalist Sir Anthony Seldon joins Michael on Capital Conversation this Sunday. The conversation ranges from AI in the classroom – the “fourth education revolution” – to the forces directing the UK away from what we should really focus on: happiness. Moving......

  • UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD OPENS ADVANCED ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTRES

    The University of Sheffield opened three new advanced engineering research centres on its Orgreave Site yesterday. The new centres represent £47 million of investment by the European Regional Development Fund, UK Research and Innovation and the University of Sheffield. Opening the day, Professor Mike Hounslow,......

  • SHAPING THE FUTURE OF LONDON: CANARY WHARF GROUP UNVEILS NEW DEVELOPMENT WOOD WHARF

    Canary Wharf Group revealed the details of its new Wood Wharf development at a launch event last night. Opening proceedings, Canary Wharf Group CEO Sir George Iacobescu promised Wood Wharf will be London’s “new home for the next generation of tech and creative business”. The......

  • Leap before you look: Dame Helena Morrissey at The Club at The Ivy

    “As women, we tend to hold ourselves back by always looking ahead – you should try to leap before you look.” City boss Dame Helena Morrissey giving her advice to ambitious leaders this morning in the latest edition of The Club at The Ivy breakfast......

  • Heed the business bashing – capitalism depends on it: Latest City A.M. column by Seven Hills co-founder Michael Hayman

    The following article from Michael Hayman originally appeared in City A.M. A dreadful misrepresentation, a gaggle of braggarts, the worst take on business you could possibly create. Yes, The Apprentice has returned to the BBC for a fourteenth season, and this time, its representation of business has......

  • WHEN TECH AND CREATIVITY COLLIDE: HERE EAST NEW REALITIES SUMMIT 2018

    “The challenges of space drive creativity,” said Manufacturing Technology Centre’s chief technologist David Wimpenny, at Here East’s inaugural ‘New Realities’ summit held on Thursday. Here East, London’s fastest growing cluster of creative and tech businesses including Studio Wayne McGregor, Hobs Studio and Plexal, hosted its......

  • FINNCAP REVEALS WHAT IT TAKES TO MAKE IT IN 2018

    “Perseverance, tenacity and a clear direction for your business,” replied PureGym CFO Adam Bellamy when asked for the characteristics that a business needs to win today. He was on stage as part of a panel at finnCap’s Ambition Nation Summit. Hosted by the No.1 AIM......

  • Coutts launches Entrepreneur Month

    Coutts Entrepreneur Month launched yesterday, welcoming over 300 entrepreneurs to its Strand office for an evening that celebrated entrepreneurship across the country. Opening the evening, Coutts managing director for England and Wales Dylan Williams and chairman of entrepreneurs Michael Hayman commented on the special relationship......