How to build or run your own franchise

There are hundreds of businesses in the UK that have grown using franchising – but often we don’t know how to tell them apart from non-franchise businesses. John Hoskin explains how franchises work.  Coming up with a list of well-known franchises is no difficult task and most of us can probably guess that Subway is […]


Tech trends for 2015: Open data

  “Open data is the raw material for open innovation” The world is becoming more and more connected and with governments across the globe, from the UK through to Sierre Leone, releasing new data to the public on a daily basis, in 2015 we will see businesses and social entrepreneurs maximise upon the opportunities presented […]