Understanding Millennials: How to attract best talent for your business

There's a new group of leaders in town. They're ambitious. They're inventive. They're brave. They made up a quarter of the US population in 2017 alone, and nearly half of the US workforce.  The Millennial generation is the biggest in US history, and they're not going anywhere. And for many organisations, this group of people represents a new era of talent;  talent that is tech-savvy and innovative, redefining the workplace as we know it. So, why should you care? In the last 5 years, 87% of millennial workers took on management roles, compared with 38% of GenX and 19% of [...]

2018-03-12T17:06:06+00:00 March 12th, 2018|News, SME Growth|Comments Off on Understanding Millennials: How to attract best talent for your business

How to attract the right startup talent for your Corporate Venture investment

Innovation and Invention is not new. In fact, since the emergence of the steam engine in the late 18th Century (and even long before that) people, and businesses, have been creating, developing, re-inventing.  And in similar blogs, we've discussed innovation at length - looking at Developing a Culture for Innovation, or Fuelling Growth through Innovation, or Commercialising Innovative Ideas and so much more. It's a matter that's important to us. And it's clearly a matter that's driving our economy. But getting onto the Innovation Highway appears to be the single-biggest item on most corporates agenda. The not-to-be-left-behind threat of being [...]

2018-03-12T16:34:17+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Corporate Venturing, News|Comments Off on How to attract the right startup talent for your Corporate Venture investment