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How can the knowledge and practice of the University and partners contribute to solving immanent social problems by understanding people and context? New technologies may play an important role in solving these problems; we help find develop early experiments to find their uses and impact.
What is failure if not the opposite of success?
Innovation experts often refer to failure as a positive part of the process, encouraging innovators not to fear unpredictable outcomes and unsuccessful projects. What does that mean exactly? Fear of failure can be difficult to overcome, especially for those unfamiliar with fast-paced small-scale prototyping. What makes a project unsuccessful? How can you learn and extract insights from a failed project?
Three changes to help create a hybrid, virtual-friendly workplace (and how to make them)
Covid-19 has made us all re-think the way we work. The Centre is implementing a new model of hybrid, virtual-friendly work and we’re sharing our experience and expertise to help other workplaces make the transition too. After publishing our three recommendations for transforming to a virtual-friendly model, here we set out three major changes required to move from a traditional office to a hybrid workplace.