A chat in the Startup Van

The story of Galia Digital and their support of businesses using emerging technologies Kate Baucherel takes us through the story of how her business Galia Digital came to be and working with business that use emerging technologies. Kate explain… YouTube Great video from The Startup Van at Sage Summit this April

Smart Data: Improving intervention in Health, Education and the Economy

“Data is the new gold!” Following the North East Digital Summit 2016 on Smart Data, this blog attempts to extract the recurring themes and overarching learnings which reflect the overall topic: smart data. Data Disrupts An early message from Keynote speaker Jacqueline de Rojas was the disruptive potential of data in service improvement. Airbnb’s data-driven […]

The Black Belt Entrepreneur

This weekend I completed a six year journey – and started on the next leg. Actually, there were two journeys. In December 2010, I passed my 1st Dan black belt in karate; two days ago, I achieved my 2nd Dan. In November 2010, my colleagues and I moved into our first office as a brand new […]

Community management panels for SXSW 2017

In a bid to raise the game for Community Managers at SXSW 2017, community professionals from diverse industries have been working together to develop panels for next year’s South by SouthWest Interactive festival. Between us, we already have a great range of ideas and the panels are now out for public vote. Please help us […]

The Goldilocks Intranet | Ambix for Non-Profits

Are you struggling to find the right balance of online networking for your non-profit? As the world moves inexorably towards Digital by Default, there’s a good infrastructure of digital tools for most applications, but a dearth of options for business networks, membership organisations, alumni engagement, and non-profit communities. Introducing the Goldilocks Intranet: Getting the balance […]

Ambix goes to SXSW Interactive

We’re excited to announce that the JDrew Creations team are taking AMBIX across the pond. Ambix has been selected to demo at the forthcoming SXSW Interactive event in Austin, Texas on the UKTI stand within the main trade show. This is a fantastic opportunity to bring the Ambix software to the attention of potential clients, […]

Teesside University student launches crowd funding campaign

A Teesside University student who spent his third-year industry placement working for himself in a business he set up, is embarking upon a £100,000 crowd-funding campaign. James Drew took the highly unusual step of spending his third year working for JDrew Creations, an internet software development company for which he is Managing Director. James then […]