Scaling businesses operating in traditional industries are challenging conventional business models by embracing technology. Fast growing ecommerce businesses are one example, which no longer depend solely on the traditional high street shop to shift stock, and have no limits due to location. The impact of digital is evident in product and services offerings, in experiences […]
Entrepreneurs and business directors gathered at the Gogarburn Conference Centre in Edinburgh last night (November 9th) to discover who had won a coveted Royal Bank of Scotland Great British Entrepreneur Award at the Scotland and Northern Ireland final.
The organisers of The Great British Entrepreneurs Scale-Up Conference are delighted to announce that professional services giant PwC has come on board as a sponsor. Taking place in London on 20th November, the Scale-Up Conference is a one-day event designed to help entrepreneurs, founders and business owners take the next step in their journey; scaling their […]
Entrepreneurs and business directors from all over Wales and the West gathered at the Mercure Holland House last night (November 1st) to celebrate the winners of the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards final for Wales and the South West.
It was not only a night to celebrate the very best of Great Britain’s entrepreneurs, it was a time to sing about it too, as the winners of the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards for Wales and the South West took place in Cardiff last night.
“When you are an entrepreneur you have bad days,” warned Simon Crowther, founder and CEO of Flood Protection Solutions, but he has an idea for how some entrepreneurs can rise above such times.
It was the occasion of the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards evening in Cardiff. The great and the good from across Wales and into England as far east as Bristol descended on Entrepreneurial Sparks, Cardiff. And Stephen Fear, entrepreneur extraordinaire told a story that left the audience in rapt attention.
“Our philosophy is that the future of work is about thinking like an entrepreneur, says Lucy-Rose Walker, Chief Entrepreneuring Officer at Entrepreneurial Spark, and a judge at this year’s NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards. It seems that in a world that is constantly being disrupted by the next wave of technology, people will need a […]
“The world we live in is less about squirrelling away and hiding what you are doing and more about how we can we work better together,” says Lucy-Rose Walker, Chief Entrepreneuring Officer at Entrepreneurial Spark. These days, being entrepreneurially minded is not just a key skill for setting up a business, you need to be […]
The NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards has today announced its 2017 shortlist.
Today see’s the London Launch of the world’s largest free business accelerator, Entrepreneurial Spark Powered by NatWest.
Oli Barrett, MBE, host at this year’s’ NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards, an entrepreneur success story in his own right, is a communicator extraordinaire, and passionately tries to create an entrepreneurship culture starting at school. This is the second installment of our conversation with him, and he begins with a story about how he was […]