Peter Jones is a big fan of apprenticeship schemes, but he believes they need to evolve, so that they target the right sectors – those that will drive economic growth, create jobs, and help budding businesses.
Sir Martin Sorrell has made the headlines again, saying that the Lib Dems’ proposals to raise capital gains tax would “choke off entrepreneurial activity”.
Startup entrepreneurs looking for a home have been offered a new place to work and conduct business this week, as internet provider TalkTalk opens its swanky new office-slash-incubator in Soho, central London.
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Despite the impact of the recession, entrepreneurialism is still alive and well across Britain – but the reasons for setting up your own business are changing, with fewer people being driven by money.