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The Centre for Entrepreneurs promotes the role of entrepreneurs in creating economic growth and social well-being.
It is home to national enterprise campaign, StartUp Britain.

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Putting the uni in unicorn:

The role of universities in supporting high-growth graduate startups

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From inmates to entrepreneurs

How entrepreneurship can break the cycle of reoffending

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The week in entrepreneurship

The week in entrepreneurship

17th September 2017

Your weekly summary of entrepreneurship news, comment, and features. Sent by the Centre for Entrepreneurs (home of StartUp Britain). Sign up here. Read the original newsletter here. News Fund new startups from pension pots, IoD urges (BBC covers new IOD report) Entrepreneur

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Why are we so reluctant to admit Britain has never had it so good?

Why are we so reluctant to admit Britain has never had it so good?

17th September 2017

First published in The Sunday Times on 17th September 2017.  Whether you regard the future optimistically or pessimistically determines the course of your life. By the nature of their job, entrepreneurs must adopt a positive outlook: they defer rewards now

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Companies won’t get big by making their workers feel small

Companies won’t get big by making their workers feel small

10th September 2017

First published in The Sunday Times on 10th September 2017. The most impressive entrepreneurs I’ve known have all been maestros of motivation. They don’t just know how to stay highly committed themselves; they are experts at motivating others. They understand,

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