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Steve Purdham
Laura Tenison
Jennie Johnson
Julie Meyer
Richard O'Sullivan
Tony Caldeira
Debbie Pierce
Jeremy Roberts
Michael Oliver
David Pollock
Charlie Mullins
Brian Hay

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A New York Times bestselling author is joining a line-up of blue-chip speakers from the likes of Google and Microsoft at a digital marketing conference in Liverpool.

Apple is now worth $624bn (£396bn), making it the world’s most valuable company of all time.

Apple has overtaken rival firm Microsoft to become the world’s biggest technology firm.

Troubled sportswear retailer JJB has gained a surprising shareholder - Microsoft founder Bill Gates.

Gates has built up a stake of 3.14% in the Wigan based company.

Shares in the retailer rose 15% on the news netting Gates an instant paper profit.

JJB's statement says the shares are held by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

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After travelling the world in a corporate role, Mike Wheeler decided that he had had enough of living out of a suitcase and so got a job running a small family business.