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) The UK government has been keen to champion the UK as a hub for technology and innovation.

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.

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


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.

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


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

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


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


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


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


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


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.

Ideas and Innovation Exchange Between the EU and US at SXSW


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.

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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UK Mission Looking for Fintech Startups in Austin and San Antonio


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


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.

[ADV] Reasons Why Customers Need Cashback UK Sites


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.

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.

10 Startups To Keep Your Eye On


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%.

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.

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – November 2012


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


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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Start Your Own Airbnb In The UK


Then there is the Lake District, Cornwall, Bristol, Canterbury in Kent, as well as other popular places in the United Kingdom.

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


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.

Struggling To Find Great Talent? Consider Candidates Without A Degree


You won’t be the first; in 2015 Ernst & Young professional services in the United Kingdom removed degree classification from its hiring criteria, citing a lack of evidence that university success correlated with job performance.

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


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.

Office Working Conditions For Business Success


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?

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


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.

Setting Your Goals As A Forex Trader


It’s true – many traders in the United Kingdom is leading their dream life based on currency trading profession. When you want to set your goal, you have to follow some steps that make you clear about what you want.

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


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.

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.

A VC Puts On His Equity Crowdfunding Hat


First from the corporate sector within Battelle – and then regionally, building innovation and startup support systems in Oklahoma, Ohio and advising several regions of the United States and the United Kingdom. By Tom Walker, CEO Rev1 Ventures.

Equity 201

Should You Apply for PayPal Working Capital?

The Startup Magazine

Initially, the PayPal loan was meant for businesses based in the United States, but soon it started to cover the market in the United Kingdom and Australia. According to a recent survey, it has been found out that PayPal has lent more than $3 Billion in loans to its users.

Startups On Startups: Entrepreneurs Reveal Best Advice For Building A Business


First from the corporate sector within Battelle – and then regionally, building innovation and startup support systems in Oklahoma, Ohio and advising several regions of the United States and the United Kingdom. By Tom Walker, president & CEO of Rev1 Ventures.

The 3 Most Common Challenges Faced By New Entrepreneurs


The United Kingdom requires that entrepreneurs carry employer liability insurance to protect workers from injuries and hazards on the job.

The UK’s New Generation Of Young Business Leaders


The United Kingdom is seeing a surge of creative energy from young entrepreneurs bubble up from all corners of the island. The new generation is made up of a diverse set of creative minds with a vision.

Most Overused Buzzword On LinkedIn Profiles? Creative.


United Arab Emirates: Motivated. United Kingdom: Motivated. United States: Creative. If there’s one word most people describe themselves with professionally, it’s creative.

Business Funds: How To Make Sure Your Money Is Safe At All Times


In the United Kingdom, one bank will only pay out £85,000 even if they lose your money, and it isn’t your fault. With regards to the business industry, money makes the world go around. It is the lifeblood that ensures success and prevents failure.

The United Nations and crowdSPRING

crowdSPRING Blog

Recently, crowdSPRING hosted a project for the United Nations Population Fund 7 Billion Actions Campaign. Related posts: 12 Questions: Meet Graham Smith (United Kingdom).

Top Locations For Small Business Professionals: LinkedIn


Globally, the top five countries with the most small business professionals on LinkedIn are: United States (There are 6,874,850 LinkedIn members in the U.S. United Kingdom (There are 1,059,303 LinkedIn members in the U.K.