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  • THE BIGGEST NAMES IN BUSINESS BACK THE GOOD BUSINESS FESTIVAL

    Act one of The Good Business Festival takes place on 8th October, bringing together some of the biggest names in business and society to debate the big issues facing a world rocked by both pandemic and lockdown, and promoting purposeful, creative and sometimes radical approaches to doing good business......

  • AW2020 kicks off in Europe before shifting to the US

    This week marked the start of Advertising Week 2020 (AW2020), a reimagined virtual event broadcasting live this week from London, and from New York in Week two. AW2020 promises to be the world’s largest gathering of the creative, entertainment, media and technology industries. The event provides a......

  • Bump supports social distancing at 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon

    Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge walks out of the Covid-19 testing area after entering the bio-secure bubble for the elite-only 2020 London Marathon (Photo: Bob Martin for London Marathon Events) Social-distancing measures at the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon will be supported by Tharsus’s Bump technology system. ......

  • IEP Launches IMPACT20: The National Conversation Podcast tackling some of the biggest issues facing our nation

    The Inclusive Economy Partnership (IEP), led by the Cabinet Office, this month launched IMPACT20: The National Conversation Podcast, bringing together senior leaders from across business and society to share their views on what an inclusive economy should look like in a post-COVID 19 world. The......

  • For the next six months, should you spend the time on survival, or plan how to thrive?

    This piece by Michael Hayman originally appeared in City A.M, see here “Cap’n, she can’nae take much more of this.” Who would have thought that the much loved Scotty would capture the scene not of star trekking but the more earthly matter of the mood......

  • Strava announces Strava Metro, the largest active travel dataset on the planet, is now free and available to cities everywhere

    Strava is providing cities with crucial mobility insights, including COVID-19’s impact on active transportation, to enable smarter urban planning and infrastructure decisions.  This week Seven Hills supported Strava with its announcement that Strava Metro – the largest active dataset on the planet – is now......

  • Entrepreneurs are an asset to grow. The government must give them time to thrive

    This piece by Michael Hayman originally appeared in City A.M, see here “Energy is eternal delight.” Heed the words of William Blake, because entrepreneurial energy is the dynamo that has powered the UK economy and transformed the business scene in recent times. The worry has......

  • Change Makers: Gavin Poole and Nana Badu

    Gavin Poole is CEO of Here East, the Olympic Park home to some of the country’s most vibrant innovators, from leading universities to the most exciting and disruptive creative and technology start-ups around. Over the past eight years, Here East has grown under Gavin’s leadership......