About time Big Business learned from small business

The uneven spread of the benefits of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the UK is striking. A new report shows 90% of large organisations are already working on AI solutions but less than 50% of smaller businesses are in the game. The DCMS report – Data foundations and AI adoption in the UK private and third sectors – out yesterday looks […]

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Sue Turner awarded an OBE

Sue Turner, founding Director of AI Governance and a West of England business and charity leader, has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List by being awarded an OBE for Services to Social Justice. Growing up in a small town outside Bolton which was plagued by unemployment, addiction and poverty, Sue was brought up by her Mum, a hard-working […]

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Can we use artificial intelligence to find homes for people?

My friend Helen has this crazy idea and crazy ideas can be infectious so now I have it too. Next door to where she lives there are two perfectly good four bedroom homes, but nobody lives in them. One has been empty for over a year whilst the owners are building an extension and modernising the inside before they move in; […]

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Do you give staff time off for volunteering?

Does your organisation give staff time off for volunteering? Only 15% of volunteer days actually get used in the UK each year, but right now the Royal Voluntary Service urgently needs more volunteers to help steward people at COVID vaccination centres. So can you let everyone where you work know and encourage people to use their volunteer time so we can get […]

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