Building a high-growth business stage three: Choosing to partner with larger firms to collaborate on projects.
That a team of 13 could build a business worth $1 billion should be the inspiration that all entrepreneurs need.
With a pile of government cash behind it, Ontario is gearing itself up to compete on the global technology field.
Private equity firms are very dangerous to know if yours is a small, fast-moving firm.
Surround yourself with the best people for the job and your business will reap the benefit.
Building a high-growth business stage two: Making the international step from the outset.
Determining what is a quantifiably sound business model is hard work for both entrepreneurs and investors.
The government has lost one of its best business brains through the departing Rohan Silva.
Alex Blackburne, editor of sustainable investment magazine Blue & Green Tomorrow, looks back at the New Energy & Cleantech Awards and forward to the future of sustainability.
After an era rich in debt, equity financing provides a more sustainable growth track.
Ahead of George Osborne’s third March Budget speech, GrowthBusiness speaks with entrepreneurs from around the country in various sectors to find out what they would like to see come out of the annual announcement.
Building a high-growth business stage one: Hire the best people.
‘Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.’ Predictably wise words from the Sage of Omaha himself.
It's that time of year again when we look to celebrate the best of the M&A world.
Don’t forget to keep investors sweet after they've handed over the cash.
In his third and final column on mentoring business builders, George Coelho explains how gaining access to one advisor can open the door to many more.
Comet, Allied Carpets, HMV, Blockbuster – the casualties keep coming.
Nearly 40 years since the UK became a member of the European Economic Community, prime minister David Cameron has outlined the future of Britain's involvement. GrowthBusiness talks to entrepreneurs to find out whether they agree with his plans.
In the second of three columns on advising entrepreneurs, George Coelho examines how advice givers should do their best to provide every conceivable advantage.
Just how much is the right level of investment cash to raise, and what determines it?
Despite it taking until 2013 for the UK to have its first ‘official astronaut’, Britain’s space industry offers many opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Sophia Harrison, director of financial and professional services at Grayling, looks at how a new exchange platform out of Sweden could strike the right chord of regulation for SMEs.
New research from GrowthBusiness shows that the number of UK cash shells is climbing. We speak to new entrants to the market and those that have recently closed deals to find out what’s driving shells’ increasing popularity.