By Nick Travis, partner at Smith & Williamson This article was originally published in Smith & Williamson’s Enterprise magazine, a thought leadership publication for entrepreneurs and growth companies. You can download this issue of Enterprise here. Mental health problems are a global epidemic. The American Psychiatric Association reports that 17m American adults had at least […]
Posted on 13th July 2020 in Enterprise Issue 24.
By Katherine Chan, Content and Marketing Manager, Balance Holidays It has been several weeks since we’ve been confined at home due to current circumstances. For most of us, we have probably already taken an internal road-trip of self-discoveries, seeking answers to who we are and what’s next in terms of life progression. The more we […]
By Andrew Johnson MD at PowWowNow The government has published its ‘roadmap’ for progressively lifting lockdown restrictions, but many are asking for further clarity over how to ensure the safety of workers as we begin to reopen the economy. With companies responsible for worker safety, business leaders need to know what steps they should […]
Did you know that domestic abuse has surged in the UK during the Covid-19 pandemic? MAY 2020, UK – With a surge in demand for the National Domestic Abuse Helpline during lockdown. mindfulness lifestyle brand Scentered® have partnered with Refuge, who run this Helpline and are a charity providing confidential, specialist, support to women and […]
The shortage of certified PPE in the UK during the current pandemic has been headline news for weeks. It was this headline news that led three Cheltenham entrepreneurs to form the most phenomenal partnership! In the first two weeks of lockdown EasyBreathing successfully imported over two million units of PPE into the UK after its […]
It’s easy to start feeling more than a little overwhelmed with the bad news right now which is why The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are on a mission to highlight the good; the entrepreneurs & businesses who are doing amazing things, who have achieved so much (before and during the Covid-19 pandemic), who may have […]
Posted on 9th April 2020 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
Since the 25th March, award-winning, luxury, Welsh wash brand, The GoodWash Company, have donated more than 3800 emergency wash packages and soap to all NHS trusts in Wales, food banks and even King’s College Hospital in London. The packs, which contain a variety of travel size shampoo and soap bars have been sent with the […]
Sports Direct has backtracked on its plan to remain open despite Boris Johnson’s announcement that stores selling “non-essential” must close.
With obesity and inactivity growing to dangerous levels in the UK, more entrepreneurs are championing a healthier lifestyle, whether it’s through technology, food and drink, or clothing designed to encourage more exercise. As the public becomes increasingly aware of the health problem, these businesses are among the most popular and exciting in the UK. Here […]
Posted on 7th May 2019 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
A whopping 9 million people in the UK, over 9 million people now have a gym membership – that’s 14 per cent of the total population! Yet, it’s estimated that 67 per cent of gym memberships go unused, and that brings us to apps, Adrian Hon from Six to Start takes up the story.
Posted on 18th May 2017 .