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27 August 2015 | 9:37 AM
Annual pitching competition for student and graduate entrepreneurs open for entries The Varsity Pitch Competition, created by the National Association of College & University Entrepreneurs (NACUE) and Tata, is inviting innovative young business owners to submit their pitches for the chance to win £10,000. Now in its sixth year, the Varsity Pitch Competition 2015 will select from hundreds of digital applications from the most promising young people in the UK. The finalists will pitch before an expert panel for the title of National Student Entrepreneur and £10,000. Selected contestants will compete to win their industry category before entering the final stage to claim the national title in front of 200 entrepreneurs, investors, public figures and members of the media. The Grand Final...
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...
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...

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