American blogger-turned-entrepreneur-turned-angel-investor Jason Calacanis gave a fantastic keynote speech at the Future of Web Apps conference in London this morning, offering his top 30 tips for startups. Here they are.
A smart energy-measuring device. Designer babywear. A weekly women’s glossy. Britain’s first cherry-juice brand. A sophisticated call-blocking device. We bring you the five companies competing for the New Product category at this year’s Growing Business Awards.
This morning I listened to Steve Ballmer talking over breakfast. Admittedly I was one of a few hundred people in the LSE lecture theatre but privileged nonetheless to hear the thoughts of Microsoft’s CEO on cloud computing.
Signs of (cautious) optimism in the economy are creeping back, with the latest survey shows that businesses across the globe are looking to hire new staff.
How to recruit staff. In the first of a series of articles on hiring staff, recruitment guru Chris Smith explains the importance of defining the role, and gives us top tips on how to successfully write a job description.
The six largest banks in the UK will invest up to £1bn in a venture capital fund designed to provide funding for SMEs.
From find the right new premises, to fitting out your new premises, we have ten top tips to help finding new premises as painless as possible.
Here’s a new service that gets the nod from Real Business: Mark Smillie and Brian Sochall of London-based chartered accountancy firm Sochalls have launched an unusual “no win, no fee” proposition to help businesses that are plateauing in growth or struggling to stay afloat.