Monthly Archives: June 2014

Hong Kong startup scene

5 reasons why Hong Kong will be the next hottest startup hub Entrepreneurship

Recently I've been learning more about the Hong Kong startup scene. Last week I went to an event hosted by InvestHK, who are doing a lot of work to help startups from London expand into the UK. The mo Read More...
Tippy Tap app

Gary Gallagher, the man behind Tippy Tap, the viral app that made over $51,000 in its first month Be Inspired

Last month I spoke to Gary Gallagher who recently saw his app Tippy Tap, rise to the top of the top of the app store for games. It has made him a couple hundred thousand dollars in the few months &hel Read More...
Rowan Gormley

Rowan Gormley, Naked Wines founder on working with Richard Branson, to crowdfunding wine Advice

Recently I have heard a lot about a company called Naked Wines founded by Rowan Gormley and decided to learn more. I discovered a company disrupting a niche industry and a founder with a very interest Read More...
Collaborating

Working on a project: how to collaborate with your team effectively Culture

We’ve all been there, perhaps at college, maybe for a work project, whatever it was – working in a team isn’t always the easiest process. You might have a few slackers in your group, or maybe ev Read More...
The Best Places in the World to Launch a Startup

The Best Places in the World to Launch a Startup Entrepreneurship

America’s glittering Silicon Alley has long dominated the global startup scene. Many of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs cut their teeth at Silicon Valley companies, and startups from the Read More...
Clock

4 Ways to say no to non-payment and enjoy an influx of invoices Finance

Late payments, non-payments, missed payments, languishing invoices – if this sounds like the usual waking nightmare for your SME, you're not alone. This type for payment misbehaviour is rife in the Read More...
Family business

Family Business Growth

Today family businesses appear quaint, old fashioned and decreasing in number. Most bright sparks pursuing a business career these days are conceiving of hot start-ups and a possible big sellout befor Read More...
WordPress security

2 easy steps to improving the security of your WordPress site Advice

With so many sites based on WordPress these days and many unscrupulous people trying to hack these sites, including ours, I thought I would give you two very easy steps to improving your WordPress sec Read More...
Tre Azam

YHP speaks with ex apprentice star Tre Azam about his mind control company MyndPlay Entrepreneurs

We speak to ex Apprentice star Tre Azam and discuss his startup MyndPlay, which allows you to control video and movies with your mind using your NeuroSky Headset. He also tells us about his Apprentice Read More...
starting a business over lunch

5 steps to starting a business in your lunch hour Advice

Author: Mark Edwards, General Manager at www.rocketlawyer.co.uk, an online legal service providing businesses with easy-to-use, professional legal documents and affordable help from specialist lawyers Read More...
finding new tools for your startup

Finding new tools to help your startup Resources

Much like this dog found something new to play with, I thought I'd put together a list of places that can help you find new useful tools to have a play with and see if they can help you manage &hellip Read More...
Kristjan Novitski - Peachy quote featured

Kristjan Novitski takes Peachy to £11M revenue in two years using the 3E’s Be Inspired

We catch up with Kristjan Novitski founder of short term loan provider Peachy. I find out how he got started (Hint: it wasn't quick and easy), what inspired him to keep going and how he went from £0 Read More...
Cheryl Macdonald

Cheryl MacDonald, thriving with 108 YogaBellies franchises globally after declining an offer from Dragons Den Be Inspired

This week I speak to Scottish entrepreneur and mum, Cheryl MacDonald. Cheryl has rapidly grown her franchise business globally. From humble beginnings teaching yoga in her bedroom to running a globa Read More...
startup tweets of the week

Tweets of the week – 1 June 14 Be Inspired

Here's a roundup of some of the best tweets to hit my timeline this week, well that I noticed anyway, it's been a very busy week! There's no shame in saying "I don't know." Especially when you follow Read More...