Matt Smith is the Director at The Centre for Entrepreneurs, an organisation set-up to promote the role of entrepreneurs in creating economic growth and social well-being. In this first part of an interview, he helps us try to understand what is going on with the UK entrepreneurial scene. He talks about why a UK entrepreneurial […]
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Later this year, The NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards will celebrate the best of British entrepreneurialism. But it is worth taking stock for a moment, there is a lot to celebrate, something has happened in the UK, thanks in part to the emergence of a new entrepreneur class. A truly dynamic industry is emerging in the UK, […]