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Entrepreneurs Panel

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

Category: ICMSyndicate content

The UK's recovery from recession is proving slow going for small business owners, according to a survey conducted by ICM.

New research into attitudes towards tradespeople has revealed that the public places more trust in hairdressers than many other trades and car salespeople are trusted least.

Government and its agencies are still paying small businesses late despite making commitments over a year ago to pay within 10 days, the Federation of Small Businesses-ICM “Voice of Small Business” Annual Survey report shows.

  • 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, 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...

Five Minutes With

Reputation is everything when it comes to running a successful business, according to Sacha Lord-Marchionne and Sam Kandel, founders of the Warehouse Project (WHP), a series of club nights featuring DJs from all over the world, which was launched back in 2006.

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.

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