The recession has sparked a passion for money-saving vouchers in the UK and Brad Liebmann’s business, BView, is taking advantage of the new trend.
As private sector spending continues to drop, it’s time to turn to the public purse for a cash injection. The government has set aside £50m exclusively for SMEs. Find out how to find these likely contracts, apply, and get paid.
Matthew Crowe has been building and selling businesses since the age of 19. Now, poacher turns gamekeeper with the launch of his venture capital firm Huckleberry Ventures. He will be writing a weekly column on the entrepreneurial scene across the pond and the thriving industries and hot startups he encounters. Today: time for a new business model?
London Mayor Boris Johnson is today arguing the case against legislation proposed for finance businesses. "I don’t want to be hostile to Brussels but this is a naked attempt by Paris and Berlin to attack the competitiveness of the City," he says.
Laura Tenison came up with the idea for babywear brand JoJoMaman Bébé after suffering a severe car crash. Bar Hewlett says beating cancer gave her the determination to set up weightloss firm LighterLife. These mavericks aren’t alone in believing that adversity can be a phenomenal motivator for setting up your own business.
Losing track of overdue invoices? Struggling to keep up to date with purchase orders? Matt Lees of Basware UK offers tips on how small businesses can manage their cash flow.