The founder of salad bar chain Tossed, Vincent McKevitt, is on the hunt for franchisees for the business as the economy slows down and the credit crunch starts to bite.
Sumir Karayi, the CEO and founder of £15m-turnover technology company 1E, reckons one of his solutions could help the UK reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 10 per cent.
Mark Crosier has a hard time winning new business. Not because of the competition: there is none. No, the technology he sells is so new that companies don’t know they need it.
Hotel Chocolat entrepreneur Angus Thirlwell has one big regret. He wishes he’d taken a strategy course at Cranfield School of Management earlier in his career. “I used to spend too long meddling in the day-to-day running of the business,” he admits.