Without doubt, there will be times during the early days of starting a business when you’ll want someone to bounce an idea off, get a piece of advice from or simply to commiserate with during a tougher day. That is why I strongly recommend to anyone thinking of starting a business to network, network, network.
The New Entrepreneurs Foundation (NEF) – the not-for-profit organisation focused on nurturing the next generation of young entrepreneurs – is looking for 40 young, aspiring entrepreneurs to join its 12-month entrepreneurship development programme.
Standing up and presenting to an audience can be one of the most stressful things we do in our working lives, especially if the future of our business rests on the strength of that presentation – so when you’re pitching for investment with only a 10 minute time slot it just adds to the pressure.
What is engagement in the context of entrepreneurship? As an entrepreneur how can you feel engaged with what you do, and more importantly, why is it important for your teams to be engaged? I am asking these questions, as here at the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, we have just taken on board a new cohort of […]