Category: Starting your own business

5 skills needed to start up your own business

Starting your own business is tough. It takes a lot of hard work, effort and emotion, but most people understand that the rewards of doing so outweighs the toil of getting there. And that’s a good thing. It’s that spark of recognition that keeps…

Young Enterprise

The Young Enterprise programme gives undergraduate students the opportunity to start a business with their classmates. From the initial idea of their business, to the process of researching their target market and making important business decisions to develop their ideas, before preparing a pitch…

How to Start your own business – guidance on getting started and funding

Starting a business is one of those dreams that most of us have, but then put out of our minds quite quickly because after all, that is what ‘other people do’. Programmes such as Dragon’s Den and the Apprentice can be educational and we…