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Business growth roadshow launches

Business growth roadshow launches

A government-backed roadshow aimed at helping small businesses to grow in 2014 will visit locations around the country this year.…

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An entrepreneurial primer

An entrepreneurial primer

JT Ripton gives some advice on how to narrow your goals to a fine point.…

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Enter the age of the female self-starter

Enter the age of the female self-starter

Women over 50s make up a growing number of female entrepreneurs.…

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Real life inspiration stories

Real life inspiration stories

Tina Boden of Enterprise Rockers says there are too many unrealistic media stories about starting a business. She wants more real-life role models.…

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Lord Young calls for lifting of age cap on start-up loans

Lord Young calls for lifting of age cap on start-up loans

Helping thousands more new businesses get off the ground by lifting the age cap on the Government’s Start-Up loan scheme and opening up further the £230 billion worth of public sector contracts to the smallest businesses will help boost growth and transform the economy, according to the Prime Minister’s enterprise adviser, Lord Young.…

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Can you have success without sacrifice?

Can you have success without sacrifice?

Martin Bjergegaard believes it is possible to start up a business and get a good work life balance and he's just co-authored a book about how to do it.…

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Starting a business? Your questions answered

Starting a business? Your questions answered

Business in You, a Government website supporting people running their own businesses, has responded to questions from Workingmums.co.uk readers.

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Start earning from your expertise

Start earning from your expertise

Linda Cheung talks to Workingmums.co.uk about Honesty Boxx, a web tool which enables self employed professionals to earn as soon as they start up.

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