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  • Flipping the Script: Jess Butcher MBE on Capital Conversation this Sunday

    Jess Butcher sings from a different song-sheet to others in the tech industry. Speaking to Michael Hayman on Capital Conversation about her new user-generated content platform, Tick, Jess wants to move people away from narcissistic content, going from, “‘look at me, look at my life,......

  • Don’t you dare tune out – your country needs you to step up

    This piece by Michael Hayman MBE originally appeared in City A.M, see here Freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose. So sang Janis Joplin in what sounds like a 1970s version of the Prime Minister’s “No Deal Is Better Than A Bad Deal”......

  • SCALING FAST, DISABILITY INCLUSION, THE POWER OF FASHION AND MORE: ADVERTISING WEEK EUROPE 2019

    Advertising Week Europe (AWE) took over central London for the seventh time this week, for the continent’s largest gathering of the creative industries. Throughout the week, AWE’s unique forum for discussion saw speeches and panels from the likes of WPP’s Mark Read, Sir Martin Sorrell,......

  • #VALUABLE HAS A MESSAGE FOR ‘DIVERSISH’ BUSINESSES AT ADVERTISING WEEK EUROPE

    Founder of disability inclusion campaign #valuable, Caroline Casey, took to the main stage of Advertising Week Europe today to call on business leaders to stop being ‘diversish’. Alongside former Unilever CEO and #valuable supporter Paul Polman, Caroline urged global business leaders to recognise the business case......

  • DISRUPTIVE INFLUENCE: THE SECRETS OF SCALING FAST

    Seven Hills hosted a special session on the first day of Advertising Week Europe 2019 on Monday, the flagship conference for the advertising, media and creative industries.  Chaired by Seven Hills co-founder Michael Hayman, ‘Disruptive Influence: The Secrets of Scaling Fast’, featured leaders and investors......

  • ADVERTISING WEEK EUROPE: ONE WEEK TO GO

    The seventh edition of Advertising Week Europe, the premier industry conference for advertising, marketing, brand, media and technology professionals, begins next Monday (18 March). With over 200 seminars, workshops and networking events across four days, the event will tackle the industry’s key debates head-on; with......

  • RAZOR SHARP INSIGHT: WILL KING ON CAPITAL CONVERSATION

    King of Shaves Will King described himself as an ‘accidental entrepreneur’ last night on the Capital Conversation, “I went from a really nice salary and a car that I couldn’t afford, and long story short, I decided to back myself and solve a problem.” The......

  • Futuristic entrepreneurs are helping us reach for the stars

    This piece by Michael Hayman MBE originally appeared in City A.M, see here Houston, there is no problem. America is back in the space race. “We’re really at the forefront,” says US President Trump. “Nobody is doing what we’re doing.” He’s right. But in a......