Innovation Library

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
  • Type:
    • Read
Welcome to the future today

Welcome to the future today

Royston Seaward and Martin Laws from Deloitte look at how companies of the future will use innovation to optimise the workplace for employees and clients. (Stuart Crainer)

  • Theme:
    • Corporate
  • Type:
    • 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
  • Type:
    • Read
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
  • Type:
    • Read

Startup as you mean to go on

London Business School’s Jane Khedair explains why its on-site Incubator gives student startups the best possible environment for success.

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Read
Hubble bubble: The alchemy of ESS

Hubble bubble: The alchemy of ESS

Expectant entrepreneurs prepare to turn lead into gold in the cauldron of the Summer School, says Jeff Skinner. (Jeff Skinner)

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Read
Embrace the cleantech revolution or die

Embrace the cleantech revolution or die

London Business School’s CleanTech Challenge encourages students to develop new science solutions to global problems.

  • Theme:
    • Technology
  • Type:
    • Read

It starts with intrigue

“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants” – Isaac Newton

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Read

Africa’s entrepreneurial route to growth

Entrepreneurs may offer the solution to one of Africa’s most intractable problems: how to achieve sustainable economic growth. Georgina Peters reports. (Georgina Peters)

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Read
Entrepreneurs @ work: Pizza Rossa

Entrepreneurs @ work: Pizza Rossa

Corrado Accardi used crowdfunding to back his business plan for a quality pizza takeaway chain. (Steve Coomber )

  • Theme:
    • Entrepreneurs
  • Type:
    • Read