Innovation Library

Hacking it – a weekend of ideas

Hacking it – a weekend of ideas

In an era of rapid change, merging industries, disruptive innovations and developed markets, opportunities to launch ideas have never been better. London Business School (LBS) has an extensive network of successful entrepreneurs and a long history of sparking ideas among corporate business leaders. Capturing the entrepreneurial spirit of the School and reinforcing it as a place of ideas, was the first ever student-led Hackathon event held in May.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Read
Entrepreneurs: invest your time wisely

Entrepreneurs: invest your time wisely

Jeff Skinner gives his advice to entrepreneurs and what approaches he thinks they should take. (Jeff Skinner)

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Read
The games we play

The games we play

Shivani Parmar set out to build a high-growth business based on her love of photography and Olympic rowing. A year on from her MBA, she reflects on her experience, openly questioning received wisdom on building entrepreneurial ventures.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Read
How do you build the right team?

How do you build the right team?

This short film is the third, in a series of six, to celebrate the #LBS_DIIE Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Watch
How do you acquire your customers?

How do you acquire your customers?

This short film is the fourth, in a series of six, to celebrate the #LBS_DIIE Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Watch
What keeps you awake at night?

What keeps you awake at night?

This short film is the fifth, in a series of six, to celebrate the Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Watch
What's your top tip for budding entrepreneurs?

What's your top tip for budding entrepreneurs?

This is the final short film, in a series of six, to celebrate the #LBS_DIIE Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Watch
Hoxton adventures with venture capital

Hoxton adventures with venture capital

Hussein Kanji, co-founder of the European early stage find, Hoxton Ventures, talks entrepreneurially with BSR.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Read
How did you come up with your idea?

How did you come up with your idea?

This short film is the first, in a series of six, to celebrate the Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Watch
From banker to baker, via candlestick maker

From banker to baker, via candlestick maker

School alumnus, and winner of the School’s Accomplished Entrepreneur Award, Ian Zilberkweit went from being a Director in HSBC’s Corporate Finance Group to growing one of Russia’s largest bakery café chains. We invited Ian to talk about the shift from City power lunches to making dough in Moscow.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
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    • Read

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Putting A Stake In The Ground: The Crowdfunding Angel

The crowdfunding phenomenon has seen rapid growth over the last couple of years. Research firm Massolution estimates that crowdfunding platforms raised $2.7 billion and its benefits to economic activity are manifold. (Gary Dushnitsky)

  • Theme:
    • Investment
  • Type:
    • Read
How do you find investment?

How do you find investment?

This short film is the second, in a series of six, to celebrate the Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2014 Founder Award winners.

  • Theme:
    • Investment
  • Type:
    • Watch
Making choices: Brynne Herbert

Making choices: Brynne Herbert

School alumna and founder and CEO of MOVE Guides, Brynne Herbert MBA2012 believes that differences between men and women should be embraced in the workplace.

  • Theme:
    • Corporate
  • Type:
    • Read