UK Enterprise Calendar launches today

Enterprise Minister Mark Prisk is unveiling the Startup 2012 Enterprise Calendar today, to help entrepreneurs keep track of events and initiatives taking place throughout Britain this year.

Time to start up and grow up

Dream bigger, says Coffee Nation founder Martyn Dawes. Here are his ten lessons on building a fast-growth business.

Adam Shaw

Adam Shaw, founder of Assured Recruitment Group, on house music, John Caudwell and an enterprise-led recovery.

Random acts of kindness

I’ve come to realise that the best things happen when you least expect them. These random acts of kindness really do matter ? and Britain’s startups are the first to recognise this.

Startup Britain: a report card

Three months after the launch of Startup Britain, we revisit the scheme to see whether this “startup’s startup” is delivering the goods.

Infographic: A snapshot of the UK’s SMEs

How many SMEs are planning on expanding into new areas in the coming year” What technology will they invest in” How important is social networking” This infographic has the answers.