Angry Birds, dinosaurs and female domination at Investor AllStars 2013.
There are a few crucial traits that all business builders should possess.
Growing businesses are often scared of the idea of accepting external finance, but funding is in many ways just another supply to be procured, argues Stephen Welton.
Gone are the days when you could rely on a nice bundle of Microsoft Office tools to be adequate.
We all know which technology firms are leading the world – but what about those operating under the radar.
Technology entrepreneur Vineet Jain gives his advice on the big venture capital fundraising questions – when, how much and why?
The growth markets have endured a torrid time since the financial crash, but there is now reason to be optimistic.
Now is an opportune moment to find a more focussed definition of business size.
With a lot of negative press emerging about zero hour contracts, what do entrepreneurs and business leaders really think about the practice?
This week saw the formal introduction of fees for employment tribunals in the UK – a development that was described as a 'great day for Britain's worst bosses' by TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady.
Before the explosion of technology prowess seen in East London, and financial firepower that now calls Canary Wharf home, the UK was built on a strong history of manufacturing.
So Lord Sugar, or Sir Alan as he's otherwise known, has chosen his next business partner. But what do the finalists suggest about UK entrepreneurship?
Events in the last week point towards a reawakening of days gone by – could the same be needed for innovation?
In an era when you can outsource your outsourcing, working out what is really core is time well spent.
The rise of crowdfunding can only be sustained if we keep the nanny state out.
I'm always enthused when the government decides to not just throw money at a generic problem, but actually target specific elements of it.
That was the business ethos being championed by Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson during a talk at the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.
The government now has two new advisers on tech policy.
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.
From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
Given the run of sunshine we’ve had so far this summer, no one really wants to be stuck inside their office. Unless, of course, it’s an office that doesn’t really feel like an office at all, an office that, quite successfully, pretends that it’s something else entirely – a café perhaps, or even a gallery.
Funding constraints can be terminal for growth businesses, which is why follow-on support must become a key component of an investor and company relationship.
Research report into the top-performing 100 companies below the FTSE 350 and on AIM.