Entrepreneurs

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

How this MP built a multi-million pound business by cold calling the chairman of Shell

How this MP built a multi-million pound business by cold calling the chairman ...

'To my amazement, he actually picked up,' says Mel Stride, Financial Secretary to the Treasury....

5 minutes with... Susie Cummings, the entrepreneur changing the way boardrooms recruit

5 minutes with... Susie Cummings, the entrepreneur changing the way boardrooms recruit

Boardroom diversity is in, little black books are out for C-suite headhunting platform Nurole.

Entrepreneurs: Unlock your inner poet

Entrepreneurs: Unlock your inner poet

Roses are red, violets are blue, let these rhymes inspire you, says Faisal Butt.

5 secrets to transforming your start-up into a scale-up

5 secrets to transforming your start-up into a scale-up

It is possible to grow up without growing stale.

5 minutes with... Imran Shezad, founder of Zero Skin

5 minutes with... Imran Shezad, founder of Zero Skin

Born in Manchester and beloved by Rita Ora and P. Diddy, this unisex skincare brand...

5 minutes with... Doug Ker, boss of handbag maker Meli Melo

5 minutes with... Doug Ker, boss of handbag maker Meli Melo

British label Meli Melo counts the Duchess of Cambridge and Sienna Miller among its fans....

How Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad secretly became the world's richest man

How Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad secretly became the world's richest man

Recently deceased billionaire Ingvar Kamprad started Ikea in rural Sweden at the age of 17...

Gordon's foray into pink gin proves just the tonic for Pinkster

Gordon's foray into pink gin proves just the tonic for Pinkster

Why things are looking rosy for the pink gin pioneer.

Tangle Teezer boss: 'I'm doing a Dyson'

Tangle Teezer boss: 'I'm doing a Dyson'

Shaun Pulfrey, inventor of the world's most popular detangling brush, breaks into uncharted territory (the...

How to get your dream job with a start-up

How to get your dream job with a start-up

VC and author Jeffrey Bussgang shares tips on picking the right company to work for....

5 minutes with... Andrew Keeble, founder of Heck

5 minutes with... Andrew Keeble, founder of Heck

The sausage-maker on building a £25m brand in five years, why he'll never sell the...