Future Business

MT keeps track of the trends and technologies set to change the world of business.

How to thrive in chaos

How to thrive in chaos

DEFEND YOUR WORK: Technology has made the world less predicable, says author David Weinberger.

How FDs and CFOs can unlock innovation

How FDs and CFOs can unlock innovation

Ken Gabriel, former acting director of the US military's research unit DARPA, argues that finance...

8 things that technology won't change

8 things that technology won't change

The world may well be changing faster than ever, but human beings aren't, say professors...

Future proofing Rolls-Royce

Future proofing Rolls-Royce

If you don't look decades ahead, you can end up being blindsided by trends you...

6 ways large companies can out-innovate start-ups

6 ways large companies can out-innovate start-ups

It's a myth that big business can't be dynamic. It just requires a little more...

Cheap robot sales 'growing 50 per cent' per annum

Cheap robot sales 'growing 50 per cent' per annum

Conventional robotics is the domain of big business, but SMEs are increasingly investing in 'cobots'....

Pessimism, not Brexit, is holding British companies back

Pessimism, not Brexit, is holding British companies back

Our self-perception doesn't do us justice, argues South African born MD William Garvey.

What is modern monetary theory - and what does it mean for business?

What is modern monetary theory - and what does it mean for business? ...

The economics behind the Green New Deal is a significant departure from traditional monetarism.

Japan: The model for post-Brexit Britain?

Japan: The model for post-Brexit Britain?

We aren't the only island nation off the coast of an economic superpower, facing a...

Formula E shows there's money in sustainable innovation

Formula E shows there's money in sustainable innovation

The electric motorsport has defied critics and grown thanks to a young, green fan base....