Farewell to Ruth ‘Nyambura’ Kagua – Rest in Peace

September 5, 2013 was the day where many lives were shattered and hearts were broken after the sudden passing of a dear friend, sister and colleague, Ruth ‘Nyambura’ Kagua, 28, from London, who was prematurely taken from her loved ones. On September 18 2013 Ruth’s...

Kamran’s 30th Birthday Mohawk!

Today was a bit of a random unique day! One of our colleagues, Kamran Assadi, waltzed into work not batting an eyelid with an unbelievable mohawk haircut. This was to commemorate his 30th birthday which is coming up at the beginning of October. It really suited him...

New report reveals secrets of entrepreneurship

FileMaker, the leader in easy-to-use database software, has interviewed a number of the UK’s leading entrepreneurs to identify three shared characteristics that enable them to be successful. The RainMakers report, which investigates what drives entrepreneurship and...

Do banks care about small businesses?

According to the Federation of Small Businesses’s latest Voice of Small Businesses survey more than half of firms believe banks do not care about small businesses. In all, 56% of respondents indicated this belief, with 49% concerned at lenders’ disproportionate...

Become A Business Mentor Event – 11th Sept 2013

  On Wednesday 11th September, we headed down to the always-welcoming Google Campus venue to hold our second Become A Business Mentor event. After the massive success of the first one in June where several mentors signed up for the Start Up Loans scheme Positive...