The best word in the English Dictionary

What’s in a word? Raconteur presents the best word in the English Dictionary as voted for by over 800 of our readers

The rise of artificial intelligence in 6 charts

Artificial intelligence received $974m of funding as of June 2016 and this figure will only rise with the news that 2016 saw more AI patent applications than ever before

The world’s most innovative countries in 5 charts

Switzerland beats the UK and takes the top spot as the world’s most innovative country in the World Intellectual Property Organization's Global Innovation Index 2015

Leadership and employee engagement: the essential guide

The fourth instalment in our series, Raconteur Guides for Business, explores the business benefits of employee engagement and the leadership skills required to boost productivity, drive profit and keep staff motivated

The world’s most beautiful buildings

Beautiful buildings stand the test of time, imprinting in history a reminder of the rich culture of societies past. Raconteur presents the world’s most beautiful buildings as voted for by over 400 readers and architects

Smart cities mean big business

The third instalment in our series, Raconteur Guides for Business, reveals the business potential of connected cities. As technology and the city unite through the Internet of Things, enterprises are set to cash in on the transformation of urban life.

Mobile technology to improve your business

The second instalment in our series, Raconteur Guides for Business, explores the business benefits of mobile technology. With the ever-expanding capabilities of mobile devices, enterprises stand to gain from mobile as a primary driver of efficiency

Managing Millennials

In the first of a new series, Raconteur Guides for Business, we identify what makes millennials tick. With Generation-Y now making up more than 50 per cent of the workforce, it's vital for employers to adapt to meet millennials’ expectations, and capitalise on up-and-coming talent