Year

2015
When you’re starting up a business, you would be a fool to try and do so without a business plan. It is so important to have this in place. Most entrepreneurs realise this and so have a blueprint in place in order to try and structure their startup from the very beginning. However, even though...
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Getting funding when you are a startup company is never easy. It is competitive because every startup needs investment and most are vying for the best and most prestigious venture capitalist (VC)! However, most VCs end up passing on the vast majority of deals they come across, making it even harder for startups to win...
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One of the most exciting parts of running a business is bringing your product or service to life. From the very first initial concept in your mind to the launch of your product or service, plus all of those processes in between which were laced with blood, sweat and tears, you have found yourself on...
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Recent research over the past few years has underlined London’s status as the best city in the world to grow a tech business. More and more tech startups have been basing themselves in the capital and with good reason, for London seems to be attracting an increasing number of venture capitalists too. According to Stack...
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London & Partners, the capital’s official promotional company and Stack Overflow, an online developer company have recently released figures that show London is attracting more tech businesses than any other major city in the world. The analysis focused on users over the course of the past six months and shows that more than 71,000 professional...
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So you want to initiate a startup? Of course you do, and yes you might be well warned that many startups have failed in their first year but then, you also know that many others haven’t. Indeed there are now thousands of startups in the UK doing better then they ever dreamed might be possible!...
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Did you realise that when an invention becomes a product it has entered into the realm of business? Of course you did, because that was the invention’s raison d’être.  Well, the realm of business has a number of generalities that apply to it and in all likelihood, your tech product is going to be heavily...
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Recent data from CBRE, the property giant, has shown that Canary Wharf is fast becoming the base for London’s financial technology (FinTech) startups. Traditionally the Silicon Roundabout and Tech City have been lauded as the tech hotspots in the capital, cranking out tech unicorn after tech unicorn. However, Canary Wharf has now started to make...
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November 2015 will see the world’s largest co-working space for startups open in London. The workplace is being opened by WeWork, the co-working platform for entrepreneurs and will be opened in Fore Street, Moorgate. The 166,038 sq.ft site will provide an area for 3,100 members, and will span eight floors. WeWork was founded in New...
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A London-based sparring group for startups has announced its intention to stay one step ahead of its competitors in America by identifying the top tech talent before the talent even thinks up or acts on a business idea. The company, Entrepreneur First, is a startup accelerator. This means that the company helps tech talent in...
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