Join us for Global Entrepreneur Week at the Business & IP Centre

Happening in 104 countries, with over 40,000 events, you can be one of the 10 million people involved in celebrating enterprise and entrepreneurism during Global Entrepreneur Week next month (14th-20th Nov). Whether you are a budding entrepreneur looking to connect with others, or an established business owner able to share your learnings, this week is an[…]

Part 4: Heading for Entrepreneur Country? Successful entrepreneurs share their learnings at the latest Forum

Alas, our final instalment from our trip to the Entrepreneur Country Forum this week.  We have been sharing a few snippets and learnings from some of the new speakers that stood out for us, read where it started  here. Will King from King of Shaves I have met Will on numerous occasions, and anyone who[…]

Part 3: Heading for Entrepreneur Country? Successful entrepreneurs share their learnings at the latest Forum

This is our third instalment from our trip to the Entrepreneur Country Forum this week. We are sharing a few snippets and learnings from some of the new speakers that stood out for us, read part 1and 2  here. Martyn Dawes founder of Coffee Nation The topic of Martyn’s keynote was on how to create[…]

Part 2: Heading for Entrepreneur Country? Successful entrepreneurs share their learnings at the latest Forum

This is our second installment from our trip to the Entrepreneur Country Forum this week. We are sharing a few snippets and learnings from some of the new speakers that stood out for us, read part 1 here. Tim Levene from Augmentum Capital (a VC with a difference) Interestingly, Tim has changed hats – he[…]

Heading for Entrepreneur Country? Successful entrepreneurs share their learning at the latest Forum

We had the pleasure of attending the Entrepreneur Country Forum at the Royal Institute of Great Britain this week, resulting in an day of talks, discussions and panels with some of the most successful start-ups in the UK, hearing inspiring words from the likes of James Caan, Julie Meyer and Will King.  Over the next[…]

Helping entrepreneurial collaboration – next event October 18th

Back when it all began – June 14th : As I have immersed myself in the world of entrepreneurs and start-ups, I have been overwhelmed by the amount of wisdom and skills in abundance, but also frustrated to hear some individuals’ stories of difficulty finding help and advice to get started. In many cases, this[…]

The revolution for start-ups begins… The Nurture Network features in Management Today

We don’t talk about ourselves much here – but today we received some rather nice coverage from Management Today thanks to Emma Haslett – so we hope you don’t mind. At the Nurture Network it is our mission to make highly trained marketing and strategy experts available to the brilliant start-up and challenger brands of the[…]

Always think consumer first – but don’t just take my word for it…

Those who have worked with me at The Nurture Network are probably fed up of hearing me talk about always starting with the consumer (or customer) first, but the principle is vital whether you are starting with a business idea, or if you are looking to grow your brand with marketing. Quite simply, ideas and[…]

A bit of inspiration from the visionary Tom at Moma!

If you regularly pass through a London train station in a morning, you’d be hard pushed not to know who Moma! is as they champion their crusade to deliver great tasting natural healthy breakfast to the UK masses. Being a total breakfast fanatic I have to say I’ve had my fair few, but this week[…]

The power of collaboration – let’s start a movement…

As I have immersed myself in the world of entrepreneurs and start-ups, I have been overwhelmed by the amount of wisdom and skills in abundance, but also frustrated to hear some individuals’ stories of difficulty finding help and advice to get started. In many cases, this has made my helping people very easy- as I[…]

All those budding entrepreneurs out there – you don’t need a big idea, your drive is as good a start as any

If you ever have the opportunity to see serial entrepreneur Sara Murray speak she will champion the view that you do not need a big idea to be an entrepreneur – you just need the drive. Yet many people who speak to me say they are waiting for their big idea to start their entrepreneurial[…]