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  • FITNESS, FOOD AND BUILDING A BRAND: JOE WICKS AND TIMO BOLDT ON CAPITAL CONVERSATION

    Body Coach Joe Wicks, joined by Gousto CEO Timo Boldt, sits down with Michael Hayman on this Sunday’s Capital Conversation. Gousto – the online recipe kit company that currently delivers 1.5 million meals a month – recently announced an £18 million funding round, including investment from......

  • CLUB AT THE IVY: DOES BRITAIN HAVE TALENT?

    Do millennials place purpose above a pay-cheque in their list of workplace priorities? This question formed the basis of Seven Hills’ first panel of the year at The Club at The Ivy, chaired by Seven Hills co-founder Michael Hayman, with experts; Pip Jamieson, founder of The......

  • CAN QUALITY JOURNALISM SURVIVE IN A WORLD OF FAKE NEWS?

    Senior journalists and media leaders were put in the hot seat on Monday night at Stationers’ Hall, London, to debate the question: ‘can quality journalism survive in a world of fake news and social media?’ The debate – held by London Press Club in association......

  • THE JOY OF CONNECTING: BRUCE DAISLEY ON CAPITAL CONVERSATION 

    The 2008 US presidential election was widely known as ‘the Facebook election’, with Barack Obama using social media to engage younger voters and raise funds. At the time, Twitter’s vice-president for Europe, Middle East and Africa, Bruce Daisley had stepped into social media with YouTube.......

  • Quit nostalgic navel-gazing and get excited for the future; Latest City AM column by Michael Hayman MBE

    This piece by Michael Hayman MBE originally appeared in City A.M, see here The thing about the 1970s – if you lived through them – is that they were for the most part dull and dour years, devoid of political and economic energy. And as......

  • GRADVENTURE 2019 FINALISTS MAKE AN IMPACT

    Proof of Impact crowned winner of GradVenture 2019 at the University of London’s Senate House A platform that uses cutting-edge blockchain technology to improve transparency in NGOs last night won the University of London and Seven Hills’ pitching competition, GradVenture. Twelve finalists from the University of London......

  • SAJ JETHA LAUNCHES NEW BOOK, THE SMARTS

    Seven Hills is excited to support Saj Jetha, founder of The Smarty Train, on the launch of his book The Smarts: Big Little Hacks to Take You a Long Way at Work, published by Penguin this month. An expert in unlocking talent, Saj founded The......

  • PARENT-TECH FOUNDER ON RAISING A BUSINESS  

    The overwhelming and often overlooked loneliness of being a new mum inspired Katie Massie-Taylor to launch Mush, a social networking app for mums to connect with others. Speaking to Michael Hayman on the Capital Conversation, Katie says: “[Mush] came out of this problem that mums......