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Reuben Singh

British Sikh entrepeneur

A British Sikh entrepreneur.

Founder of alldayPA, the UK's largest 24-hour telephone answering services provider; and CEO of Isher Capital, a boutique private equity fund.

How to Hire the Best People for Your Business

Often employers forget that they are surrounded by people who might just be looking to move jobs. If you do know someone, ask them if they want the job! You just never know, your perfect employee might be right under your nose!
17/11/2014 15:22 GMT

Why You Need a Mentor In Business

Every person who has ever built a successful business has had a mentor - usually more than one at different stages of the company's growth. They might not have called these people mentors or viewed them as such; they might just have thought of them as a friend.
01/10/2014 15:07 BST

Why Now Is a Great Time to Start a New Business

I've met so many people with great business ideas who have never had the confidence or courage to just do it. It's so very easy to keep telling yourself that you'll start a business one day but in the end, never even try. Everyone has the ability to start a business and these days everyone can use a second or third income stream.
25/09/2014 14:25 BST

Cheap Advice Is Always the Most Expensive

In my experience, the first rule of business is to pay your lawyers, accountants and all your professional advisers well. Always pay well for the best advice because it ends up being cheaper in the long run.
22/08/2014 12:52 BST

My Experience in Raising Finance

From the age of 17, when I launched my business, till today I have probably been involved in 10 or 12 different fundraising situations. Most of these have been for different deals and some of them for the same venture.
29/07/2014 14:49 BST

Authenticity: Being Yourself In Business

In life being different is a strength not a weakness. As an entrepreneur I have always wanted to stand out from the crowd and demonstrate my individuality. I learnt very early in my business life that you do not need to imitate others and found many people try so hard to be different that they actually just become poor clones of someone else.
23/07/2014 11:44 BST

Failure Is Your Greatest Success

Celebrate failure, embrace criticism, learn from everyone you meet and remember - you can never spend enough money on getting good advice from experienced people.
17/07/2014 15:24 BST