Future Business

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

"Things are really happening here" - Why Manchester is Britain's best city for business

"Things are really happening here" - Why Manchester is Britain's best city for ...

Metro mayor Andy Burnham tells Bill Borrows about his plans to make Manchester the UK's...

The human case for automation

The human case for automation

AI is not The Terminator, and its real business uses will actually make work better,...

Why SMEs are winning the war for talent

Why SMEs are winning the war for talent

Big corporations are struggling to retain the top tech workers, says Harvey Nash CEO Albert...

Is it ethical to manipulate your employees' behaviour?

Is it ethical to manipulate your employees' behaviour?

Almost everything in the workplace can be influenced by behavioural economics says Nesta chief exec...

Ecosystems: What are they and why should you care?

Ecosystems: What are they and why should you care?

Collaboration is at the heart of one of the digital era's most significant business trends....

Will a four day working week really make your business better?

Will a four day working week really make your business better?

In a bid to improve performance, more organisations are trialling shorter weeks.

Inside the world's first 3D-printed office

Inside the world's first 3D-printed office

A glimpse of the future? Additive manufacturing comes to construction in Dubai.

If flexible working can work in a City stock broker, it can work anywhere

If flexible working can work in a City stock broker, it can work ...

Doing your job remotely is not the same as doing it part-time, says London's first...

Why conventional wisdom is poisoning your business

Why conventional wisdom is poisoning your business

DEFEND YOUR WORK: In an uncertain world, leaders need to rely on "unsafe thinking", says...