Youth Enterprise

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 ...

Asa Bennett

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...

5 Years Old? Put Down That Game Boy. The Coalition Wants You To Start Your Own Business

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Politics

Children as young as five have been urged to start up their own businesses as part of a raft of proposals from David Cameron's enterprise adviser Lord...

Asa Bennett

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...

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...

Asa Bennett

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 ...

Asa Bennett

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...

This Government Doesn't Really Care About Britain's Youths

Matt Bamford-Bowes | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK
Matt Bamford-Bowes

I'd love to paint a different picture than the one I'm going to paint. However, in the last few months it has become abundantly clear that the governm...

Funding and Mentoring: A Golden Couple?

Andrew Devenport | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Andrew Devenport

Schemes that offer mentorship and funding coupled together, can help open up entrepreneurship to young people from all backgrounds.

What Goes Around Comes Around

Cheuk Wing Au | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Cheuk Wing Au

When you start out you don't know about training or how to get publicity for your company, or how to infiltrate business networks. Because I know what it's like to be in that position, I can guide others who are now where I was when I first took the plunge.