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Entrepreneurs Panel

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

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Seven fledgling entrepreneurs have won a combined total of £50,000 prize money to help get their start-up businesses off the ground after they took part in Manchester University’s Venture Further awards.

  • 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

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.