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Launching: Swapi – an all-in-one loyalty e-wallet app

Who? Swapi is the brainchild of entrepreneur Pete Howroyd, who has worked in retail loyalty for o...

‘I sold my racehorses before raising investment’

Entrepreneur John Whelan says watching his horse Countrywide Flame romp to victory in the Cheltenham...

Why your startup business needs a solid core to succeed

Nicola Weedall is targeting the biggest stumbling block stunting SME growth in the UK with her start...

‘Rollercoaster’ journey creates £200m business in five years

Cera Care turns five this week - and co-founder Dr Ben Maruthappu is now the CEO of a business with ...

Don’t be seduced by big-name brands

Carl Wong looks back at his time running LivingLens in two halves. He co-founded the video analyt...

Startups must remember that cash is king

The videogames industry is undoubtedly a UK success story. An industry incubated in Eighties bedr...

When should a startup establish a board?

When Chloe Barrett launched her EdTech startup, one of her first decisions was to create a board. ...

Co-founder’s coma triggered InsurTech DeadHappy

If you were to die today, what would be the impact on your family? A difficult enough sentence to...

‘In the startup world, a good idea often isn’t enough’

Entrepreneurs behind businesses of all kinds agree that a good idea will never go anywhere unless it...

What do you do when your best friend and business partner dies?

In January this year Andy Sawer, co-founder of Pareto Law, died after a 16-month battle with an aggr...

Mission Control: How to raise investment remotely

A few years ago Rory Cellan-Jones spoke of investor ‘trainophobia’ at a tech event in the North ...

‘Dyslexia and deafness won’t stop me building a tech unicorn’

Martin Port is a big personality, which is appropriate for the founder of a business called BigChang...