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Ownership state

Ownership state
Crafting Policies for Success: Support for sole traders and small businesses

“A decline in tool use would seem to betoken a shift in our relationship to our own stuff: more passive and more dependent. And indeed,...

The skills combination that can unlock economic growth and prosperity

Create UK articulates a plan for strategic action. The industrial strategy, developed by the Creative Industries Council and published in July 2014, reads as an...

Our Future is in the Making: Educating and training craft

The huge talents of craft makers are incredibly inspiring, as we will see reflected in this week’s series of blogs from makers Rebecca Gouldson and...

Self-Employment in the European Union

The UK is not alone in it’s citizens aspiring to secure their futures, and finances, through self-employment and entrepreneurship. Here in Poland, and across the...

The True Meaning of Work: Lessons from Italy

I was sitting in a vibrant Milanese coffee shop a few months ago with three Italian university students – they were sparky, enthusiastic, effective communicators...

Work & Economic Independence: A practical view

  Perhaps for too long economic independence has seemed a distant, intangible concept far removed from the everyday lives of most of the population. Yet...

The True Meaning of Work: A View from Impact Hub Birmingham

The true meaning of work, for many, is no longer about employment and career progression – aspirations have moved on from six figure salaries and...

Barcelona Activa: One City’s Approach To Fostering Economic Independence

A practical, people-centred and grassroots approach to economic growth in a city, and region, should focus on opening up pathways for the local population. There...

Placing the UK at the heart of the fintech revolution

In the Budget the Chancellor announced that the Government intended to “deliver an open API standard in UK banking”. For politicians and economists dissecting the...