"We know where most of the creativity, the innovation, the stuff that drives productivity lies--in the minds of those closest to the work. It's been there in front of our noses all along while we've been running around chasing robots and reading books on how to become Japanese--or at least manage like them."
—John F. Welch
- VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:49:18 GMT
- Drone maker introduces no-fly zones in the US, plus other technology news
- VIDEO: Guitar 'that changed world' up for auction Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:04:15 GMT
- A pioneering Gibson Les Paul Custom guitar, the Black Beauty, is to be auctioned in New York in February.
- VIDEO: Tattoo expo: What is 'body modification'? Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:07:24 GMT
- A look at different types of "body modification" as tattoo artists from around the world gather in Caracas for the 2015 Venezuela Tattoo Expo this weekend.
- VIDEO: Afghan cricket team heads to World Cup Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:49:05 GMT
- The Afghan cricket team, which is less than two years old, is on its way to Australia to play in their first World Cup.
- AUDIO: 'I lost £18m lottery win by 7 seconds' Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:25:22 GMT
- A Canadian man has lost a seven-year legal battle to claim half of a C$27m (£18m) lottery jackpot after the Supreme Court ruled he had bought the winning ticket a few seconds too late for it to qualify.
- Greece: The dangerous game Sun, 01 Feb 2015 12:40:23 GMT
- The BBC's Europe editor Gavin Hewitt says European officials and governments are much more anxious about the Greek drama than they are letting on.
- Traumatic times for Jordan pilot's family Sun, 01 Feb 2015 12:44:50 GMT
- Jordan is rallying around the family of captured pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh, held for more than 40 days by Islamic State jihadists, Yolande Knell reports.
- Letter from Africa: Giving Kenyans a voice Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:46:37 GMT
- In our series of letters from African journalists, Joseph Warungu, the presenter of a BBC debate programme on governance in Kenya, reflects on what he has learned in nearly three years travelling around the country.
- Patients 'back three-person babies" Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:41:31 GMT
- The head of a team of scientists behind a technique to create "three-person babies" - preventing mitochondrial disease - tells the BBC why MPs should allow it.
- Islamic State eyes al-Qaeda lands Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:09:54 GMT
- The Islamic State group is forging links with militants across North Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, challenging its al-Qaeda rivals.
- VIDEO: China's record car numbers explained Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:43:14 GMT
- As car ownership reaches record levels in China, BBC News looks at the numbers - and the impact.
- Profile: Sinai Province militant group Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:23:36 GMT
- Sinai Province is a militant group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State and carried out a string of deadly attacks in Egypt's Sinai peninsula.
- Sears in 'Explicit Content' T-shirt Sun, 01 Feb 2015 11:19:47 GMT
- Andy Murray's fiancee Kim Sears makes light of her outburst by wearing a cheeky T-shirt at the Australian Open final.
- Balloonists complete Pacific journey Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:37:37 GMT
- Two pilots in a helium balloon complete their Pacific crossing with a sea-landing off Mexico, setting two new milestones on a six-day trip.
- Oil summit to hear pleas for action Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:20:25 GMT
- An oil industry body is to call for "meaningful action" from government at a summit to help tackle challenges facing North Sea operators.