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Entrepreneurs Panel

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

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The Government is looking for a couple of entrepreneurs in residence to advise ministers on the needs of small and medium sized enterprises.

Small and medium-sized high-tech companies are being invited to free workshops on support for business growth, research and development tax credits and innovation.

Significant disparities exist between small businesses in their awareness of employment law, according to new research published by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).

The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills will today take the next step in setting up the UK Innovation Investment Fund (UK IIF) – a venture capital fund of funds to support the UK’s technology companies.

  • 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...

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.