2018 is the year of the entrepreneur, with the highest number of would-be business owners ever set to take the plunge and take a chance on their dream. But whether it’s opening a grocer’s, or launching the next big tech start-up, the cost of setting up alone is still a concern for many.
Published: 22 July 2018
According to the Start-up Tracker, in 2016, 660,000 new companies were established in the UK - a new record. Traditionally, the way to succeed in an engineering career has been to work your way up the corporate ladder, but is the influx of new start-ups changing this?
Published: 8 April 2018
The high street is the quintessential British shopping experience. Almost every town has one, making it the most common street name in the UK. It’s the centre of commercial life; a place where you can buy, sell, or trade almost anything. Yet, in the past ten years, high street shopping has been on the decline.
Published: 26 February 2018
Impatience is the entrepreneur’s best personality trait. Impatience can help to push you forwards, driving your business on to success. By channelling your impatience and frustration properly, you can eliminate indecision and complacency from all areas of your business. Impatience can save you time, and as the cliché goes, time is money.
Published: 14 November 2017
Determining what you want your business does can be the easy part – picking something you’re passionate about or good at, or finding a gap in the market you can fill.
Published: 20 October 2017