The week in entrepreneurship

Your weekly summary of entrepreneurship news, comment, and features. Sent by the Centre for Entrepreneurs (part of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation). Sign up hereRead the original newsletter here.


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  • How entrepreneurs and startups are responding:
    • Eze Vidra has compiled an ever-expanding list of 100+ startups offering free products and services in response to coronavirus, including Ry Morgan of workplace mental health platform Unmind, which he’s offering free to all NHS workers.
    • SeedLegals is allowing businesses to create a free Work From Home policy.
    • Brewdog has repurposed the company’s distillery to create hand sanitiser that is being donated to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
    • James Timpson has given the group’s office car park over to NHS workers.
    • FindARace has launched ‘Plan B’, a virtual race to replace races and marathons cancelled due to coronavirus, with all proceeds going to the W.H.O. Solidarity Response Fund.