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Tackling myths in entrepreneurship policy: what high growth firms really look like

Tackling myths in entrepreneurship policy: what high growth firms really look like

22nd March 2017

By Dr. Ross Brown and Dr. Suzanne Mawson  Ever since the US economist David Birch provocatively asked “who creates jobs?” in the 1970s, the topic of rapid firm growth has captivated the entrepreneurship and small business communities. Prior to Birch,

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The rising tide of enterprise refloating seaside towns like Scarborough and Whitby

The rising tide of enterprise refloating seaside towns like Scarborough and Whitby

5th October 2015

Written by Matthew Rock, co-author of From ebb to flow: How entrepreneurs can turn the tide for Britain’s seaside towns. First published in The Yorkshire Post. THE coastline of Britain evokes contrasting reactions. For many, it brings back memories of

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Seedrs’ £10m round is a major step towards global crowdfunding

Seedrs’ £10m round is a major step towards global crowdfunding

9th August 2015

Writing exclusively for the Centre for Entrepreneurs, Jeff Lynn (founder & CEO of Seedrs) comments on the crowdfunding platform’s latest funding round.