The Future Fifty: A dissection of the United Kingdom’s tech scene

The Next Web

Jay Patani is an analyst at EC1 Capital, a London-based early stage, Web technology focused venture capital company. Email him at jay(at)ec1capital.com. The UK government has been keen to champion the UK as a hub for technology and innovation.

The Brexit Effect on Workplace Recruitment

The Startup Magazine

There has been a decline in EU workers in the United Kingdom, which may be contributing to the rising wages for those who remain, as well as the tighter labour market. Brexit will be affecting businesses on every front. One of the effects will be felt on the movement of merchandise.

Widespread UK Business Sector Welcomes Government’s New “Industrial Strategy” White Paper

YoungUpstarts

In the News Britain economy industry United KingdomThe UK government earlier unveiled a highly anticipated industrial strategy designed to tackle Britain’s productivity woes and championing sectors such as Construction, Manufacturing, Automotive and Life sciences.

Female Founders: Role Models, Support Networks, and Confidence

The Startup Magazine

As part of our ongoing Female Founders series , The Startup Magazine asked Zandra Moore, CEO of Panintelligence, for some insights on her journey as a successful female entrepreneur.

[UK][Infographic] Spare A Thought For The Millionaires

YoungUpstarts

The number of millionaires in the United Kingdom has actually increased over the years – according to the HMRC the number of people making over 1 million pounds a year has nearly doubled over the past 2 years. Others infographic money United Kingdom wealth

The Top UK Industries Searching for Talent

The Startup Magazine

Staffing Career Competition Construction development Education employers fintech Healthcare hiring HR London Property salary skills Technology trade United Kingdom workersThe UK is currently experiencing a boom in the jobs market.

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A Guide to Starting a Career in Australia

The Startup Magazine

Between 2005 and 2010, over 100,000 people have moved to Australia from the United Kingdom alone and you need to consider why. Community Staffing Work-life Australia benefits Employees salary United Kingdom

How Silicon Valley Influences The UK’s University Spin-out Company Culture

YoungUpstarts

Others incubation program Silicon Valley startup culture UK United Kingdom universitySilicon Valley is undoubtedly the world’s technology epicentre. The success of this technology hub has continued to influence global innovators around the world.

A Guide to Funding a Business in the U.K.

Up and Running

uk United KingdomThe process of securing funding for your business—whatever stage you’re at or field you’re in—can be challenging and stressful.

Registering A UK Limited Company As A Non-UK Resident

YoungUpstarts

Resources business incorporation company incorporation setting up a business United KingdomBy Rachel Craig, Rapid Formations. There is no requirement to live in the UK to set up a business here.

How do economic pressures impact the UK’s growing businesses?

The Startup Magazine

Entrepreneurship barriers to growth business strategy economic pressures economies of scale economy global financial crisis liquidation MGJL Mike Gillard physical assets Startups United Kingdom

Spredfast Opens an Office in London

SiliconHills

Austin Europe London Social Media Spredfast United Kingdom Austin-based Spredfast, the social media marketing firm, keeps on making news. The company announced on Thursday plans to open its first European office in London. The company has customers in more than 20 different countries. It has 150 employees nationwide with 110 of those in Austin. It expects to hire 120 people this year. The […] The post Spredfast Opens an Office in London appeared first on SiliconHills.

You Can’t Beat ‘Em, So Join ‘Em: Get Your Retail Shop Online

Up and Running

Sales & Marketing Facebook online marketing online retailing Retail and Online Store social media twitter United Kingdom In recent years the retail industry–and small retailers in particular–have come to see the internet as something of a threat to their livelihoods.

UK-Based THG is Considering San Antonio for its U.S. Divisional Headquarters with 165 Jobs

SiliconHills

A technology company from the United Kingdom is considering San Antonio for its U.S. The Hut Group, based in Manchester, United Kingdom, first considered San Antonio for a new U.S. divisional headquarters with 165 high-paying jobs. based sales center but has since decided to put an even bigger office in San Antonio, pending the approval […]. The post UK-Based THG is Considering San Antonio for its U.S.

Three Startups Win Food+City Challenge Prizes at SXSW

SiliconHills

China, Kenya and the United Kingdom. […]. By Laura Lorek Publisher of Silicon Hills News For the first time, Food+City held its annual Challenge Prize competition at South by Southwest.

Mattress company Emma is fastest-growing startup in Europe

The Next Web

For the fifth year in a row Adyen and TNW teamed up to find the fastest growing companies in Europe’s six hottest startup ecosystems: the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, and Sweden.

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3 Strategies To Revitalise Your Business

YoungUpstarts

A large part of their profits relies on how easily they’ve become a feature of the United Kingdom, refurbishing established buildings and maintaining their uniqueness to create a pleasant drinking environment unlike other budget venues.

Ideas and Innovation Exchange Between the EU and US at SXSW

SiliconHills

The EU has 28 member states and various ones like the United Kingdom and Ireland have been at SXSW for years in different capacities, said James Barbour, spokesman […] The post Ideas and Innovation Exchange Between the EU and US at SXSW appeared first on SiliconHills. By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News For the first time, the European Union is showcasing its technology and innovation at South by Southwest.

UK Mission Looking for Fintech Startups in Austin and San Antonio

SiliconHills

Officials with the United Kingdom are looking for a few good financial technology companies to go on a mission to the UK later this year. The focus is on learning more about the growing UK fintech network and on making connections to take their business global. The UK Trade & Investment will host the mission […] The post UK Mission Looking for Fintech Startups in Austin and San Antonio appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin San Antonio

U.K. Officials Seek to Attract Austin Gaming & Animation Companies

SiliconHills

Officials with the United Kingdom, which is comprised of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, showcased some of the opportunities U.S. By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News During Austin Startup Week, Austin Mayor Steve Adler declared Oct. 7th as “UK Day in Austin.” companies, and in particular Austin-based companies, have in expanding their operations […] The post U.K. Officials Seek to Attract Austin Gaming & Animation Companies appeared first on SiliconHills.

Meet 4 more of Europe’s fastest-growing tech firms:  Leetchi, MAG Interactive, Run a Shop, and Hailo

The Next Web

These startups include companies from France, United Kingdom, Germany, and Sweden. The Next Web has been hunting down the fastest-growing startups in Europe.

PSI Pay Offering Alternative Payment Solutions To The Business Community

YoungUpstarts

Interestingly, the firm has since 2014, been offering the MasterCard services directly all over the United Kingdom. Kerv Wearables and the PSI-Pay based in the United Kingdom came together to announce the contactless payment ring.

These Are The 3 Best European Countries To Invest Your Money In

YoungUpstarts

United Kingdom. The United Kingdom (UK) of England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland is located in the northwest corner of Europe.

[ADV] Reasons Why Customers Need Cashback UK Sites

YoungUpstarts

People in the United Kingdom would need a cashback UK site one that would cater to the needs that are based on their location and other demographic information. Every business has a goal to be successful in their chosen endeavor.

10 Startups To Keep Your Eye On

YoungUpstarts

Veeno Company is an Italian wine café in the United Kingdom. Is a lawyer firm based in Manchester city of the United Kingdom. The following companies have managed to define the word startup in the last couple of years thanks to their successful development and progress.

Pleased that Scotland is still part of the union

The Equity Kicker

I don’t write much about politics on this blog but I’m making an exception today because it’s great that Scotland has voted to stay part of the United Kingdom. No 2,001,926 (55%). Yes: 1,617,989 (45%). Turnout: 84.6%.

5 Startups That Have Revolutionized The Law Industry

YoungUpstarts

Lexoo is a company situated in the United Kingdom offering fixed quotes from handpicked lawyers in less than 24 hours. Legal startups are upsetting the legal industry in a good way.

Neurodiversity: Marie O’Riordan on the sense of belonging

Transformify

Marie is a Member of the Public Relations & Communications Association in the United Kingdom, a Member of The Academy of Marketing in the United Kingdom, and a Member of the New Media Professionals Association (NMPA) within the New York-based New Media Institute (NMI).

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – November 2012

Gust

This trend is mostly led by a decrease in product ready internet web service companies in the US, Canada, Spain and the United Kingdom, and with an increase in concept stage companies in Spain, India, Brazil and the United States. For November 2012 we are noticing an interesting trend of product ready companies declining, while concept stage companies are rising.

[Event] Over 540 Young Entrepreneurs To Converge On Global Startup Youth

YoungUpstarts

Alanna Ford (24), United Kingdom: a young woman who believes that investing in women has the potential to uplift entire communities.

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The World’s Best Telecommunications Companies For Investors

YoungUpstarts

This happens to be one of the largest telecommunication companies in the United States. This happens to be the 2nd largest telecommunications company across the United States. It is currently serving over 26 countries making it one of the most valuable brands in the United Kingdom.

Kickstarter Surpasses $1 Billion in Funding

Growthink Blog

On March 3rd, Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter announced that is surpassed $1 BILLION in funding pledges. That’s $1,000,000,000 in funding for entrepreneurs. Very interestingly, Kickstarter included lots of interesting statistics on these crowdfundings as follows: 5.7

6 Principles For Overcoming Entrepreneurial Adversity

Startup Professionals Musings

Today, Branson is known for over 400 companies, many very technologically advanced and he is the fourth richest person in the United Kingdom. Every entrepreneur knows what it’s like to face adversity.

Why Wilmington, Delaware Is The Best Place To Start Your New Business

YoungUpstarts

Among them are Bank of America , JP Morgan Chase, and the United Kingdom’s HSBC. by Cynthia Griffith, author of “ The Sun Village Project “. The 21 st century’s industrial revolution is upon us and totally innovative ways to make a profit are being discovered all the time.

“Effective”, “Motivated”, “Track Record” Most Overused Words On LinkedIn Profiles In 2012

YoungUpstarts

Here are the most overused words by country: Creative : Australia, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States. Professional online network LinkedIn today revealed the most overused words and phrases in its members’ profiles this year.

Office Working Conditions For Business Success

YoungUpstarts

Employees should be able to use the correct facilities and be provided with desks, chairs, storage units, required devices and other office supplies. million members in the United Kingdom). What is the most important factor to create a successful company?

Why Your Small Business Should Use Prepaid Cards

YoungUpstarts

Half of the United Kingdom believes that cash is going out, to be replaced by alternative payment methods. Only one in five carry it on a daily basis according to a study by First Bus.

The Weird and Wonderful Business Of California

YoungUpstarts

If it were an independent nation, it would sit comfortably in fifth place, between Germany and the United Kingdom, as the world’s fifth biggest economy. Others California United States

Electrical Businesses: Starting Up In A Market With 14% Growth

YoungUpstarts

Electricians are also in high demand in the United Kingdom and there’s a major skill shortage in Australia for electricians. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the electrician market to grow as a rate of 14% between 2014 and 2024.

How Consistency Can Make Or Break Your Franchise

YoungUpstarts

Though customers understand your franchise has a national presence, they may not realize each unit is individually owned and operated and could forsake the entire system because of issues with one location.

I’m Honored That I Get To Work With Ayah Bdeir At littleBits

Feld Thoughts

In 2006, a war broke out between Israel and Lebanon; my sister and I separated from my mom and other sisters to flee to Jordan, then the United Kingdom, then the United States. I’ve been consistently public, for almost a decade, about my belief that we should significantly change our approach to immigration in the US, especially for entrepreneurs.

[Singapore] Remote, Freelance, Online Work Taking Off Here

YoungUpstarts

Clients in Singapore hired most freelancers from India, United States, Pakistan, United Kingdom and Philippines. Clients in Singapore hired most freelancers from India, United States, Pakistan, United Kingdom and Philippines.

How a 7-Hour Work Day Can Prevent Burnout

Transformify

Over 500,000 adults employed in the United Kingdom suffer from work-related stress disorders, such as strong feelings of frustration and irritability, sleep and appetite disorders, low self-esteem, and alcohol abuse.