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UK entry-level candidates way behind European counterparts for basic skills

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Financial bosses lament lack of basic skills among school-leavers

Branson: Entrepreneurs ‘better equipped than politicians’ to deal with world problems

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Longevity and a wide-ranging approach to issues mean entrepreneurs can take a different view on major global issues, according to Virgin boss

Fourex, Just Park and Kino-Mo crowned winners of Pitch to Rich 2015

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Three young companies walk away with prizes from a shortlist of nine at an event at the Second Home start-up hub in London

Pitch to Rich winners to be announced

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Young entrepreneurs pitch to Richard Branson and a panel of top investors in bid to win share of £1m prize

UK-based social media platform Tagstr takes total funding to $2.6m 

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New $1m seed funding round for platform as total users passes 500,000 mark

From infantry to saving trees: Angus McPherson’s journey to the environmental sector

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When infantry officer Angus McPherson left the military he joined a growing number of professionals choosing a career in the environmental sector: an area that is rapidly becoming the career change of choice

UK disposable income set to increase over next five years

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Country can also look forward to increased productivity, according to report by Oxford Economics

Mobile technology set to replace traditional bar tab

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Flypay launching pre-approved digital tab to remove the anxiety of customers leaving their card behind the bar on nights out

FieldCandy’s crowdfunding campaign looks to capitalise on ‘festival fever’

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Boutique tent and outdoor product designer looks for £200,000 on Crowdcube as 200,000 revellers head to Glastonbury

Business behind revolutionary wine opening device secures $13.6m in funding

Fundraising Deals

Coravin Inc. secures finance in Series C-1 funding round led by New York-based Windham Venture Partners

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