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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Why don’t you have a digital strategy?

As a CEO I was asked by the Board to draw up a digital strategy and find a digital champion to join the Board.  Sounds like a great idea, right? Well I found out it was exactly wrong. I talked to many technical experts as I investigated how to create a digital strategy and quickly realised two things: Most organisations […]

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Here’s how we avoid the digital skills disaster

You know that disaster movie feeling – when you can see what’s going to happen but there’s nothing you can do to stop it? That’s how it feels for many of us in the AI and digital field right now. At the upper echelons there’s great work being done developing incredible new technology and (my field) pushing ahead to define data ethics […]