There are more than 100,000 UK micro-businesses and sole traders that run their firms from a garden shed – and they contribute a staggering £17bn to the economy.
As we enter the New Year, I’m happy to say that entrepreneurialism is alive and well in the UK.
So, there we have it, the latest chapter of the UK political farce has been closed. It’s now time for a new story, and it needs to have business as the central character in the plot.
Following the Epstein scandal, major sponsors have pulled out of Prince Andrew’s startup competition, Pitch at the Palace. Have budding businesses lost a vital resource?
Being a military veteran can carry a number of negative stigmas. However, they have a multitude of transferable skills which are ideal for the commercial world.