By James Hirst, COO and Co-Founder, Tyk COVID-19 isn’t going to go away anytime soon and its impact on businesses and society is far-reaching. For some in the start-up community, the chancellor’s recent announcement of a package of measures to support businesses driving innovation in the UK will have been a welcome relief.
The successful applicants for Mission Ventures’ new accelerator programme as part of The Good Food Fund have been announced.
By Amanda Walters The decision to become a freelancer is one that many people in the US come too. The idea of working for yourself and not being tied down to just one organisation is a liberating thought and can make for an exciting and varied career. Unfortunately, it does mean that you have to […]
By Sam Hill, Head of People and Culture at BizSpace Maintaining a strong company culture is one of the greatest challenges faced by remote teams. In an office environment, the company’s goals, values and personality can be communicated effectively through huddles and group activities that involve everyone, but with your team working from home, this […]
Duncan Stockdill, CEO & co-founder of Capsule. From email marketing and video conferencing to customer data management and financing, there are thousands of apps available but what works and what doesn’t? How can entrepreneurs decipher which tools are right for their business and which would be a waste of their already stretched budgets? Here, Duncan […]
The UK tech community have backed a campaign to push the government to follow France and Germany in announcing a support package for startups to deal with the Covid-19 crisis. The Save Our Startups (SOS) campaign states that many of the 30,000 startups and high-growth businesses in the UK, who employ nearly 330,000 people, do not […]
By Professor Dylan Jones-Evans Professor of entrepreneurship and founder of the Wales Start-up Awards, Dylan Jones-Evans has today written an open letter to Welsh Government asking when measures will be put in place that have any relevance to start-ups. He writes that ‘I have been contacted by new firms from all over Wales who have asked, […]
Recent years have witnessed a rapid growth of the entire fintech industry, forced by the increasing use of mobile apps for digital payments and the growing interest in financial technology solutions. The strong rising trend of the global fintech market was followed by the surge in the number of Fintech startups all over the world. […]
By Amanda Walters, an experienced freelance writer and regular contributor to Huffington Post. Building a startup can be exciting but it is also daunting. You wouldn’t start a business if you didn’t think it could be a success and you, of course, hope that it is. But, the reality is that 90% of startups fail and of those […]
A new £1.8 million fund is searching for food and drink challenger brands to help tackle childhood obesity.
Hermione Way, founder of Vibease and GBEA judge, has released her new book ‘The Startup Mum – How To Grow Million Dollar Companies & Have Babies At The Same Time‘.
A record 660,000 new businesses were created in 2018, showing that the UK’s start-up revolution is showing no signs of slowing down. But with so many new businesses launching every day, it really takes something special to stand out from the crowd. These are 20 of the most exciting entrepreneurs to watch this year, and […]