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Taking on the Johns: the need-to-know about female founder funding

Jul 10, 2019

In 2015, The Guardian worked out that there were more men named ‘John’ leading FTSE 100 companies than there were women. We’ve nothing against the name ‘John’ – but if you’re more likely to encounter two Johns in the boardroom than someone with a...

Want to help shape the next generation?

Oct 18, 2018

In these uncertain times, the ambitions, dreams and attitudes of new generations will help determine the kind of future we live in. After all, the school kids of today are the entrepreneurs, leaders, employees, and customers of tomorrow.

City Hall launches Brexit Survey for London businesses

Sep 20, 2018

With a no-deal Brexit scenario looking increasingly likely (gulp), City Hall is taking steps to Brexit-proof London’s business community. And the first major step is to find out how prepared London businesses are already, to determine what further...

Share your views - let London know what’s holding you back!

Aug 23, 2018

While the UK (and London in particular!) isn’t bad at starting new businesses, it’s still sadly the case that the majority of small businesses and startups fail to break through to the next level of growth. For one reason or another, promising ideas...

Help Skills For Londoners solve business skills challenges

Aug 23, 2018

Do you have a good working knowledge of the challenges and opportunities facing modern small businesses in London? Could you help strengthen the Mayor’s vision for London with an experienced and confident take on skills, employment, and business...