Open source technology, enabling innovation

The collaborative nature of open source technology is enabling innovation at an astonishing rate and could hold the key to future breakthroughs

What will AI really do for the water industry?

From leak detection to forecasting usage, artificial intelligence has the potential to completely transform the water utilities sector

Is marketing morphing into sales?

Salespeople are increasingly reaching out to prospects and acting as the first touch point for brands, while marketers are making an impact on the buyer's journey as a sales enabler

Why CMOs and CIOs must work together

As data and technology move to the forefront of marketing strategies, collaboration between the chief marketing officer and IT leader is increasingly vital to business success

Public-private tensions in smart city collaboration

Private startups can help governments alleviate the pressures of urbanisation and improve the quality of city life, but partnerships between the two sectors are not always straightforward

How could supplier-enabled innovation help you?

Businesses are tapping into the expertise of their supplier network to bring new products to market faster and streamline their processes

Why you should be focussing on “teamship”

Companies may focus on performancebased individual development for their staff, but agile structures require more teamwork. So why is “teamship” training not a key part of every organisation’s programme?

Should brands bring advertising in-house?

The last few years have seen swathes of companies in-house their advertising functions, but what is the impact on creativity when your employees are working on the same brand, year in year out?