This hands-on webinar is aimed at enabling veterinary professionals to use design thinking principles for tackling challenges and problems within their everyday practice. The was session was interactive, enabling attendees to experience some of the techniques first-hand and collaborate with others to make real-time progress! Feel free to pause the recording or work with your team to complete […]
Author Archive for: ViVet Press Office
About ViVet Press Office
RCVS Communications department keeping you up to date on ViVet news and innovation in the veterinary sector.
We’ve produced a series of six podcasts addressing the topic of innovation in the workplace. Perhaps you’re interested in finding out more about using innovation at work? Maybe you’d like to understand how to use innovation to make decisions, collaborate with others and overcome challenges? Our new podcasts will guide you and help you develop […]
With a recent survey of 2,000 employed British workers finding that 64% wanted to start their own business, entrepreneurialism is certainly a desired destination for careers in the 21st Century. This isn’t set to change either. Generation Z (roughly those born between 1995 and 2010) grew up with the internet, social media and mobile phones, […]
When you think of the word ‘innovation’, what immediately springs to mind? Big name brands behind our smartphones and other smart devices? A good concept but something that just ‘isn’t possible’ in your field? Just another tedious and overused business buzzword? No matter how you see it – the reality is that real innovation is […]
Greg Dickens joined Cambridge-based innovation consultancy Innovia Technology as an intern immediately after gaining his veterinary degree in 2010. Ten years on, he is still at Innovia, where he is now an experienced innovation consultant and strategy adviser. I’ve been taking things apart and putting them back together for as long as I can remember. […]
Anthony Roberts MA (Hons), MBA, DipCIPR, MCIPR, FRSA – Former RCVS Director of Leadership and Innovation Anthony led the ViVet programme and was responsible for the delivery of the RCVS strategic ambition to become a Royal College with leadership and innovation at its heart. Anthony holds an MBA with Distinction from Warwick Business School, where […]
We are reaching out to the profession to understand how veterinary professionals, practices and organisations have been innovating during these challenging times. We recognise that this has been a difficult time for everyone and that members of the veterinary profession have had to adapt and become driving forces for innovation. We want to hear from […]
Innovation consultant at Innovia Technology What does an innovation consultant do? That’s the million-dollar question! Basically Innovia Technology supports companies with their innovation processes. It’s not feasible for even the biggest multinational companies to employ experts across every single area that they might face challenges in, so what we provide is people with a lot […]
Founder and partner of Stonehaven Consulting, a global company offering management consultancy services and partnership to large and small life sciences businesses.
Keynote: Survival in the New Normal: the Impact of Digitisation on Customer Behaviour
Keynote speaker Nancy Rademaker, a partner in nexxworks, a digital consultancy, began her address with a question: “Do you know this object?” she asked the audience, showing them a picture of an old-fashioned rotary dial telephone. Every member of the audience agreed that, yes, they did know what the object was.