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Tips for successful angel investment partnerships – by Phil Mitchell, Harbour Key

Many entrepreneurs will need investment from business angels to help them grow their business. There is much more to successfully pitching for that investment...

Are you ready to stand out during the trade show season? – by Dave...

Despite an imminent Brexit, the majority (78%) of UK small businesses (SMEs) are eager to scale up and grow, yet our research with Enterprise...

4 financial tips for entrepreneurs launching a start-up – by Tony Mills, Online Tax...

Building a business from the ground up is one of the most difficult, yet rewarding, things an entrepreneur can do. While there are many reasons...

4 tech disruptors that small businesses should care about

With the constant expansion of the internet and development of smartphones, the world is being continually transformed by new technology - and small businesses...

How to achieve business success – by Donna Torres, Xero

We’re now halfway through 2018, so it’s a good time to take stock and  see how your business is performing. In the fast-moving world...

Troubled by diversity: The VC version of the story – by Flavia Richardson, Funding...

Diversity is perhaps the hottest topics in venture capital (VC). Many may wonder why this is happening now, considering that we were very much...

How to go from starting up to standing out – by Gary Turner, Xero...

For any entrepreneur, the excitement of getting a start-up off the ground is up there with buying a house or becoming a parent, and...

How to manage a press interview – by Sam Rudland, Essential

At face value, interviews should be simple. A reporter speaking to a subject expert about issues that their readers care about, resulting in a...

Why WhatsApp has revolutionised the Venture Capital industry – Reece Chowdhry, RLC Ventures

The age of the email is over. It is time for the WhatsApp takeover. At RLC Ventures, a world without WhatsApp is difficult to...

Embracing irrationality: Design and marketing tips for start-ups – by Ted Persson, EQT Ventures

As political elections over the past couple of years have shown, humans are often powered by feelings rather than facts. We’re emotional and have...