Young Entrepreneur

This Guy Was An Entrepreneur At 9, Now He's Onto His Sixth Business

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Tom Webster was bit by the entrepreneurial bug early on, starting his first venture at the age of nine, a line of comic books which he would sneak int...

How A Party Lead To These Two Building A Seriously Fast Growing Firm

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

University friends Tom Brooks and Peter Dowds decided last year to pack in their high-flying City careers to go into business together after throwing ...

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After Taming The Dragons, What Now For These Young Tea Entrepreneurs?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

After having to decide between three Dragons fighting to invest in their luxury tea blend line "PHOM", things have taken off for 23-year old entrepren...

Why Does Harvey Nichols Want A Piece Of This Young Entrepreneur?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

26-year old Darryl Adie is helping top retailers improve their online stores through his ecommerce agency, Ampersand Commerce, which he set up in 2009...

Meet The 16-Year-Old With Three Businesses And Two Fancy Cars

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Ollie Forsyth has been through a lot, after being bullied at school for his dyslexia and told by his peers that he would amount to little later in lif...

These Student Entrepreneurs Are Already Making Thousands (INTERVIEW)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

24-year old entrepreneur James Flynn has been a very active businessman, having set up three firms with his business partner Jose Maria Macedo, and ot...

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How Is This Young Entrepreneur Aiming To Shake Up Your World Cup?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

World Cup 2014 has kicked off this week, Brits have planned their sweepstakes, while 22-year old entrepreneur Danny Hakimian has developed a timely ap...

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Ukip Talk 'Ridiculous Nonsense' About Migrants, Says Cobra Beer Boss

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip and party leader Nigel Farage peddle "ridiculous nonsense" about the impact immigrants have on Britain, Cobra Beer boss Lord Bilimoria has said. ...

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Migrants Rob Native Brits' Jobs? 'Nonsense', Says Dragon Theo

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Politics

Former Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis has issued a robust defence of immigrants' contribution to the UK, rubbishing claims that they take native Brit...

This 15-Year-Old Is Training The Next Generation Of Tech Stars

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

15-year old Irish tech whizz Harry McCann certainly seems altruistic, having started a business - Kid Tech - with the plan to teach fellow young peopl...

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This Young Entrepreneur Has His Sights Set On Business Success

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Asad Hamir knows the optician business well. He worked from the age of 16 in his family's optician firm, went on to study optometry at university and ...

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This 14-Year Old Wants To Sock It To His Rivals

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

14-year old Gabriel McKeown is not like many other kids his age as he decided, while still at school, to start his own business. He bought sock sam...

Entrepreneurial Schoolkids Win Thousands For Recycling Business

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A team of entrepreneurial schoolkids from Yorkshire have won thousands of pounds to start their business after pitching their idea for a recycling fir...

This Young Entrepreneur May Just Save Your Weekend

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

25-year old Andy Stephenson's business aims to provide young children with a "weekend box" of activities to keep them occupied, something some parents...

Which Of These Schoolkids Deserve Funding For Their Business Idea? (VOTE)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Teams of entrepreneurial schoolkids from across Britain will gather in London next week to see which of them has the best business idea, with the winn...

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These London Kids Have A Fantastic Business Idea For Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A group of entrepreneurial school kids from London's Brondesbury College hope to win the finals of a business competition after successfully pitching ...

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How Did These Two Entrepreneurs Make Selfridges Go Cuckoo? (INTERVIEW)

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Lucy Wright and Anna Mackenzie are two old school friends who teamed up to launch their own muesli brand, driven by a passion for fine food. After...

This Man Produces Electricty From Your Feet

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK

Laurence Kemball-Cook is a 28-year old green energy whiz who latched onto an innovative green source of energy: our feet. While at university, Kemb...

Why I'm Slowing Down When Everyone Else is Trying to Grow Faster

Naibo Yu | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Naibo Yu

With the whole world so focused on how to bring about growth, the fact that the next step for me is to take my foot of the accelerator for a while might seem counterintuitive.