Bill Drayton, founder and CEO of Ashoka, literally coined the term “social entrepreneur” when he founded the nonprofit back in 1980, almost 40 years ago. He also decided that changemaker was one word and not two, something the Oxford dictionary now recognizes (though Webster’s does not, to the Drayton’s consternation). Drayton says, “We all sense that society is at a profound, indeed historic turning point.”
European Parliament reached a deal on EU-wide rules to help crowdfunding.
SMEs are no longer limited to using a traditional high street bank.
Playfinder, one of London’s fastest growing sports startups, has just successfully raise more than £700k to boost sport access in the UK.
Nine in ten Generation Z consumers believe that companies have a responsibility to address environmental and social issues. What are the implications for all of us?
Why lack of diversity in entrepreneurship is bad for innovation.
The latest findings by Politecnico of Milan.
The online markeplace connects publicly-listed companies with retail investors.
To celebrate the beginning of the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019, I reached out to one of the most influential global thought leaders in the entrepreneurial research field.
A new study shows what the age effect in entrepreneurship is and tries to explain why media, VCs and academia are getting the wrong side of the stick.
A new report measures the success of UK universities in converting research into successful companies.
Crowdfunding is growing and with it the attention to investors. Meanwhile, platforms, like Seedrs, have started to explore new business models to make their operations finally sustainable.
Short terminism of equity crowdfunding platforms put at risk a whole industry and its promises to change for the better.
Risk taking is part of the entrepreneurial culture. What is it? This fascinating movie would help us get an idea.
USA and UK female entrepreneurs face the highest levels of gender bias, a brand new survey by HSBC Private Banking reveals.
Kickstarter and Factory Berlin join forces to boost creativity.
How the story of Yves Klein can inspire startuppers in establishing their brands. A guest post by Invaluable.
A new research by the British Business Bank and the UK Business Angels Association aims to find out more about it.
How is your start-up preparing for Brexit? What’s your biggest no-deal concern? How can you deal with no-deal?
Goncalo de Vasconcelos, founder of the equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom, shares his journey on what it takes to be an entrepreneur.