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7 May 2015 | 1:40 PM
We’re thrilled to announce that Youth Business International is joining forces with Startup Direct, UnLtd and Virgin StartUp to host Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015. Startup Direct, UnLtd and Virgin StartUp are all members of YBI’s global network of initiatives providing support to young entrepreneurs, and have come together to see how we can use Global Entrepreneurship Week as a platform to encourage the next generation to start up their own business. For the fourth year running, we’re also delighted to have Barclays backing the campaign as part of their commitment to enhance the enterprise, employability and financial skills of Five Million Young Futures by the end of 2015. Each year, Global Entrepreneurship Week plays a vital role in providing inspiration and practical support to...
26 November 2014 | 10:54 AM
Alex Mitchell, Director, Young Brits The theme of this year's Global Entrepreneurship Week was connections, but can connections work for you? And if so, what...
21 November 2014 | 8:34 AM
The last of our daily GEW guest blogs comes from Emma Jones, founder of Enterprise Nation. Emma looks back at an action packed five days and talks about...
21 November 2014 | 8:31 AM
Professor Muhammad Yunus is the founder of Grameen Bank in Bangladesh, a revolutionary enterprise which provides financial and social services to the poorest...
19 November 2014 | 10:21 PM
Havering College of Further and Higher Education have just completed a series of GEW events culminating in a business dragon’s Q&A for students and the...
19 November 2014 | 4:57 PM
In the fourth of our daily Global Entrepreneurship Week blogs James Pattison, CEO of Startup Direct, talks about the importance of getting connected and why...
18 November 2014 | 9:56 PM
In the third of five daily Global Entrepreneurship Week blogs Mei Shui, MD of Virgin Startup talks about the importance of getting connected and why...

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Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

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