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Do all founders need ‘real world’ experience of their clients’ realities?

We’re frequently told that the best founders have real, first-hand experience of the problem they�...

My Mentor: The wise CEO who ‘challenges & encourages’

Throughout my career, I've navigated the professional landscape with determination but without a gui...

How to scale your tech business to £15m

So you’ve validated your idea; taken it to market; established early traction; and sales are begin...

Why brand is vital when preparing for investment

Branding can play a significant role in Series A fundraising by helping startups create an ownable v...

Majority of businesses aren’t ready for AI

The majority of businesses aren’t fully ready for AI. That was one of the conclusions of an AI ...

‘Don’t waste time on unsuitable investors’

It is no secret that the fundraising landscape at present is far from ideal for startups. Those b...

How to invest in tech for long-term growth

When it comes to your business’s long-term growth, identifying the right tech investments is cruci...

‘Innovation sucks if you’re too early’ – BBC producer-turned-founder

Being first to market with a technology can be a massive advantage in business - but it comes with c...

Manufacturers and young people need each other

Several of Greater Manchester’s leading manufacturers shared their challenges and insights at an e...

Cream of manufacturing comes together to champion sector

The future of manufacturing was the theme of an exclusive event designed to support Greater Manchest...

How do you create a hit app?

A total of 255 billion apps were downloaded in 2022 so how do you get your app to stand out from the...

How to juggle motherhood with a tech career

For many, becoming a parent is a defining moment in one’s life. Mothers in particular may find ...