Most entrepreneurs resort to fundraising for capital. However, organising and executing a successful funding project is a big deal and not many businesses can pull it off.
New regulations introduced this week, requiring shoppers in England pay 5p for a plastic bag and hoping to reduce the 7.6bn bags shoppers use every year, will please some consumers while annoying others. However, the change is music to the ears of one SME.
Happy that the last government has made education "boring", but wanting less interference as a business owner, Richard Harris shares his thoughts with us ahead of the May general election.
Mark Kanji, CEO of London-based Apptivation, has gone from an idea for an app development consultancy to a business turning over £12m inside two years. He shares his journey with us.
Every new business venture will present multiple challenges for the founder/s throughout its journey to success. Unfortunately, they will crop up when you least expect them to, and no matter how much risk preparation you have primed, there will always be surprises – so expect the unexpected!
Authors Chris Garden and Catherine Blackburn share their thoughts on making the step to entrepreneurialism seem a little less scary.