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

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Results of a special survey by Socitm Insight for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) indicates that implementation of an EU directive to make it easy for new businesses to find out about licensing, regulations and other formalities of setting up are patchy at best.

  • 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...

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Like Sir Richard Branson, entrepreneur Eric Everard's first business was a student magazine.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.