Monthly Archives: September 2011

Drew Houston’s Y Combinator Application for Dropbox Be Inspired

Drew Houston the founder of Dropbox worked on a number of startups, before he founded Dropbox in 2007 with co-founder Arash Ferdowsi.  Dropbox went through the Y Combinator programme securing seed fu Read More...

Kit 4 Troops – Allowing you to provide support to British troops on a personal level. Start-Ups

Kit 4 Troops was created to provide friends, family and the wider a public with a way of thanking individual soldiers by sending them the practical gifts they request and messages of encouragement. Th Read More...

Interview with Stephen Pecora, co- founder of Numberspay – A Group buying site for college students Interviews

I recently interviewed one of the co-founders/CEO of NumbersPay, Stephen Pecora. Numberspay is a group-buying site for the college student. Hi Stephen, Thanks for joining us on YHP, how are you doing? Read More...

Interview with co-founder of Wufoo – Kevin Hale Interviews

With all the hype going around following the sale of Wufoo earlier in the year I knew it was only right for me to invite one of the co-founders, Kevin Hale on YHP to talk about his experience starting Read More...

Connecting, collaborating and building a network of future leaders – Sandbox Interviews

I initially met Christian a while ago at the Sparks@LSE 10 and was later invited to the sandbox dinner in Oxford which proved to be a great experience. It gave me an opportunity to speak with Christia Read More...

Sudip Gautam: From £10 to £10million in less than 10 years Be Inspired

Sudip Gautam or Dario Lopez as he is now known is a Nepali migrant who moved to London with his mother in November 2002. 9 years later he has been announced as Britain’s biggest seller on eBay. The Read More...

Startup Weekend London – What can you do in 54 hours? Be Inspired

So finally a few days after Startup Weekend London 2011 I have had the chance to reflect on what was a great weekend! For those of you that don't know Startup Weekend, it is an event held from Friday Read More...

Introducing Charity Checkout – Payment provider for small charities Start-Ups

Chester is the Founder of CharityCheckout.co.uk, a payment provider for small charities. In more detail, Charity Checkout provides charities with the facility to set up custom payment pages for specif Read More...

Introducing One2One Medicine – Easing your way into medical school Start-Ups

Grant Milne, a fifth year medical student is the brain behind One 2 One Medicine. The 23 year old completed three years of pre-clinical studies at Cambridge University before transferring to UCL for c Read More...

As a Startup, you can still say ‘No’ to your customer if Entrepreneurship

Customer acquisition and development is critical task for a Startup. With limited budget-time-resource, it is almost impossible to let go even 1 single customer. As a Startup you have hardly any room Read More...

Introducing Tipgain – Martin Poschenrieder, Gustavo Gorenstein and Toledo Hung Start-Ups

Tipgain is an app that rewards you for sharing great products with your friends. To benefit from the rewards, all you have to do is scan the promotion QR code provided by Tipgain in-store at a product Read More...

Startup Weekend London 27 hours in! Be Inspired

So I’m here at Startup Weekend London (#swLondon for all you tweeters), 27 hours in and Social Stadiums is taking shape. What is Social Stadiums, well it’s a stadium fan engagement application! Ye Read More...

Introducing Eeve: Re-creating the location based photo experience Start-Ups

Eeve is the creation of two internet entrepreneur - Jan Senderek and Nicolas Bös. The Duo came up with the idea for Eeve at the start of 2011 and soft launched with a basic version at the Inspire Con Read More...

20 years old, $1 Million, diesel fuel & changing the world – Daniel Gómez Iñiguez Interviews

I recently had a chat with 20 year old student/entrepreneur Daniel Gómez Iñiguez. Daniel is the Co-founder of Solben, a company that designs and manufactures a press that extracts oil from plants to Read More...

Introducing Circalit – Bridging the gap between screenwriters and literary agents, film producers and publishers Start-Ups

Circalit is an online community for screenwriters founded by Raoul Tawadey in Mid 2010. During his time working in a film production studio, Raoul realised just how difficult it was for talented new w Read More...