Every company is a startup in the beginning. You’re staring down the barrel at a huge market opportunity and big challenges – it’s unavoidable.
Despite corporate change being necessary for growth and innovation, we often try to get in its way. It’s a phenomenon author Susanne Jacobs seeks to explain.
I don’t believe many entrepreneurs hold much stock in the concept of New Year’s resolutions, but I’m pretty sure they love to set themselves a challenge – and here’s one they can take on board.
Family businesses are the mainstay of the UK economy, accounting for more than a third (36%) of employment, and generating over a quarter of UK GDP. But running a family business presents a unique set of challenges.
As part of the Business Growth Programme, the keys to unlock access to finance for fast-growth businesses in London are available.
When you start out as a small business it’s likely that you’ll have established a close-knit company culture, where everyone knows one another and feels like family. The prospect of expanding can thus be daunting for employers looking to retain this atmosphere.
Despite what the media and column inches may suggest, there are several export companies taking business to the next level, as was highlighted in our 2017 Amazon Growing Business Awards.
We all love delving into the past, if not to glean advice then for pure interest’s sake. That was the reasoning behind Aldemore’s most recent analysis, in which it tried to find out when was the best time to start a business.
London may be a magnet for the international wealthy, but British investor and entrepreneur Javad Marandi suggests the best regions to invest in post-Brexit are outside the capital.
Deliveroo may have faced some heavy losses of late, but it ploughed on with its fundraising endeavour, securing itself the title of fastest-growing tech business in the UK.
SMEs have rarely worked through a time of more challenge – and more opportunity – than the current period of digital disruption. When markets can change overnight and technology underpins virtually every sector, businesses need a new, strategic approach to secure success
The road to business success is never straightforward, and every entrepreneur experiences setbacks, must negotiate bumps in the road and overcome challenges. So it helps to have the right investor on board.