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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 is the value it can bring to your start-up? On the Thursday of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Young Brits and Youth Business International brought a number of seasoned entrepreneurs together to discuss, with the Prime Minister's Enterprise Advisor Lord Young, the value of building international connections. The event, which took place at the House of Lords, drew on the experiences from the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance, a global community of young entrepreneurs which each year holds a summit for entrepreneurs from the G20 nations. Speakers discussed how attendance at international summits can add value for entrepreneurs. Tomasz...
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...
18 November 2014 | 5:34 PM
This guest blog from the team at Barclays, key supporters of Global Entrepreneurship Week in the UK, asks if the skills needed to find success in...

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