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Meet tech firm with no managers where decisions are made by ‘Council of Elders’

As a company grows, the conventional approach is to implement a management structure with a clear hi...

‘Focus on the outcome when you launch your startup’

A great idea doesn’t always pan out into a great business - but if you stay true to that original ...

‘Strategy is simple – but only when written down’

Throughout my career, despite its essentially creative nature, I have developed an appreciation for ...

‘Every business is about people’ – e-bate CEO

‘Without our people, we’d just be a bunch of tables and chairs.’ I’ve heard a few entrepr...

Why CEOs should always lead with integrity

There is a clear determination in Patience Tucker’s eyes - even over a Zoom call with a sickly chi...

‘There are people alive today because of what we do’

A former NHS neurologist says his mental health platform is saving lives – and stories from users ...

Becoming a female CEO at 29 in a ‘man’s world’

Leading a growing company is difficult enough without having to deal with preconceptions held by you...

‘We saved people’s livelihoods – just by doing the right thing’

There’s no greater example of Paul Williams’s ethos to “do the right thing” than the events ...

Lessons learned from startup to scaleup

Raising funds is probably the most important consideration for bootstrapped businesses looking to sc...

‘We have to highlight female investors’

The CEO of eCommerce marketplace ufurnish.com has spoken of the importance of highlighting female in...

‘Our biggest challenge was scaling in US’

The United States is an appealing market to UK startups, given our shared first language and its pop...

EV trailblazer faced ‘chicken and egg’ dilemma

It’s the classic startup question: to raise funding, or not to raise funding? In Zap-Map’s ca...