Entrepreneurs

A glimpse into how Britain's top business owners have found success. 

Meet the entrepreneur putting your trendy local boutique online

Meet the entrepreneur putting your trendy local boutique online

Mandeep Singh's Trouva lets customers avoid the big beasts and shop at small retailers from...

How to hire your first apprentice

How to hire your first apprentice

School leavers are shunning university for more vocational education. Here's how to hire them.

How to lead like Elon Musk

How to lead like Elon Musk

The Tesla and SpaceX founder is a fan of failure - and focus.

Meet the beauty entrepreneur who survived hyper-competition in the market she created

Meet the beauty entrepreneur who survived hyper-competition in the market she created

Katia Beauchamp's Birchbox business has 1m subscribers, 800 brand partners and operates in six countries....

How to improve your company's cash flow - and avoid going bust

How to improve your company's cash flow - and avoid going bust

Soaring revenues are all well and good but if you can't pay the bills you'll...

Meet the entrepreneur shaking up insurance

Meet the entrepreneur shaking up insurance

Steven Mendel's start-up Bought By Many is bringing some much-needed disruption to the traditional industry....

How small business M&A goes wrong

How small business M&A goes wrong

Mergers and acquisitions do not have to involve investment bankers.

How Wendy Tan White survived the dotcom crash and built a $40m business

How Wendy Tan White survived the dotcom crash and built a $40m business ...

HOW I BEAT THE ODDS: The tech entrepreneur on bouncing back, joining Entrepreneur First and...

Meet the entrepreneur behind the 'Uber of estate agents'

Meet the entrepreneur behind the 'Uber of estate agents'

Daniel Attia's YOPA combines the human feel of traditional estate agents with the efficiency of...

5 top tips for getting angel investment

5 top tips for getting angel investment

Polish your elevator pitch and put on your networking shoes.

Who should be our Small Business Commissioner?

Who should be our Small Business Commissioner?

Alan Sugar? Richard Branson? Mike Ashley? Small business owner Alex Fenton has some candidates in...

Meet the entrepreneur growing salad in an old air raid shelter

Meet the entrepreneur growing salad in an old air raid shelter

Steven Dring and his partner have turned a warren of disused tunnels deep under SW...