Government spends £6 billion a year on science and innovation and a new Science and Innovation strategy was published in December 2014.
In September 2014, BIS commissioned an independent review of the sharing economy - services like Airbnb, TaskRabbit and Zipcar that that help people share their property, assets and skills.
I got into 'Twitter for work' largely because I’m new to the area in which I’m working, and there are seemingly endless stakeholders interested in my policy area.
Just 5 months ago I was warmly welcomed to the world of digital engagement. I’m a Fast Streamer working within the BIS Agricultural Technologies team on a 6-month posting to manage the team’s digital engagement and comms
As 2014 draws to a close, it’s a good opportunity to reflect on the last 'season' of activity to embed digital, and provide an update on our Digital Fortnight activities
Spending the day with our colleagues in Department of Health. A few weeks ago, we decided to head off from BIS towers and learn what our colleagues in the Department of Health get up to digitally.
Liz has blogged before about our new digital buddy network. It’s a little less new since that post: we've got 30 people around the department to enthuse and help others wishing to take their first digital steps.
I seemed to be coining this phrase a lot last week, as I went to work with the Small Business Saturday (SBS) team.
For the past 3 months, I've taken time out from my role in Enterprise Directorate comms to do a keep digital dive of my skills with the BIS digital team.
I think it would be remiss of me not to shoehorn a music reference into a blog primarily about the power of podcasting.