An Interview with Lord Young – Part Two

In the first part of our interview Lord Young gave his opinion on what makes a great entrepreneur and his most recent initiative, Start Up Loans – and how it has created opportunities for small businesses which did not exist before. In this week’s post Lord Young gives his views on the possibility of a tech giant emerging from the UK and what he thinks of the EU (amongst various other things). Let’s get started. Continue reading An Interview with Lord Young – Part Two

Funding for northern startups… and more

The Week in Startups

In light of last week’s budget announcement we will be focusing on the Northern Powerhouse. Now it is coming to light how this idea will actually look, and most critically of all, what kind of effect this will have on small businesses in the north of England. Continue reading Funding for northern startups… and more

The Summer Budget and its implications for Small businesses

The Week in Startups

This weeks column will be focussing entirely on the emergency budget and what might be important for you to know. After the election it was announced that the budget first announced in March would now be amended. Continue reading The Summer Budget and its implications for Small businesses

The Budget 2015 – The key points for small businesses

In this post we will look at what we consider the key points from last week’s Budget are and how these areas might affect small businesses. Let’s get straight into it… Continue reading The Budget 2015 – The key points for small businesses