Championing and Supporting Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are known for their enthusiasm and tenacity. As a career entrepreneurship is unique. It is not about working your way up a ladder of promotions. It is about taking a place in the world, trying, often failing, and forging your own path to success.

Nevertheless there are organizations designed to teach and encourage entrepreneurs. Certainly there are things that entrepreneurs will need to be shown with regards to getting their finances in order. Even successful entrepreneurs can benefit from guidance when it comes to taking their company to the next level.

The environment and opportunities surrounding the entrepreneur will affect their success. There are things that governments can do to allow businesses to blossom so that these unique talents do not go to waste. Lenders also hold the power in their hands to give promising businesses a fighting chance.

In this briefing our experts discuss the support available for entrepreneurs.

Support for UK entrepreneurs is increasing – business growth showAlistair Brew

Government is helping business innovation skills flourishSimon La Fosse

Entrepreneurship at the Cranfield School of ManagementStephanie Hussels

Entrepreneurs need more attentionGuy Rigby


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Alistair Brew

Investment Director, Business Growth Fund
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Simon La Fosse

CEO, La Fosse Associates
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Stephanie Hussels

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Cranfield University
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Guy Rigby

Partner - Head of Entrepreneurs, Smith & Williamson

Learning is essential for entrepreneurs
Stephanie Hussels