Small business


Young Enterprise is changing in Croydon – get involved!

Posted on June 1st, by Nigel Davey in Economics & Business. No Comments

Why working with young people on their business ideas is so rewarding

In case you’re not aware of what Young Enterprise is, it’s a charity enabling young people to learn by setting up and running their own business. Normally the participants are in year 11 (the lower sixth, for those of us who are a certain age), but it can include year 10 students as well.

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The bluffers’ guide to venture capitalism

Posted on June 24th, by Robert Ward in Croydon: Tech City, Startups. No Comments

As Croydon Tech City jump-starts more and more start-ups in the borough, Robert Ward has some advice for Croydonians keen for a piece of the action

Sometimes, you get lucky. But it doesn’t always seem that way at the time.

So it was when my boss told me he had a great idea. “Of course, oh great one”, said I. Less attractive … Read More »