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Watch videos about what Planet Organic and Holland & Barrett want from small business suppliers & then apply to pitch!

on 24/02/2018

You've got three buyer pitching opportunities ever at one event on 23 March as Holland & Barrett, Planet Organic and John Lewis take to the stage at the Wellness Exchange. Enterprise Nation members can apply to pitch the buyers live on stage. Buy a ticket, apply here and then watch these videos for tips!

Categories: Suppliers and trade, Growing your business, Business communication, and Meet the member

Top small business journalists to follow on Twitter (2018 edition)

on 14/02/2018

Want to get your business in the media? Check out the 2018 edition of our hugely popular annual list of the top UK business reporters, editors and correspondents to follow on Twitter.

Pitch your business to five top journalists and get their tips for securing press coverage at Meet the Journalists on the 24th floor of The Shard in London on 20 February.

Categories: Sales and marketing, Web, and Business communication

A lightbulb moment on the street to victory on Dragons' Den: The Enterprise Nation member putting adverts on lorries

on 11/02/2018

Ed Hollands is the 23-year-old founder of DrivenMedia, a company that puts advertising on trucks. The Enterprise Nation member secured £30,000 funding on the latest episode of BBC TV's Dragons' Den from entrepreneur Jenny Campbell.

Categories: Growing your business, Starting your business, Sales and marketing, Web, Business ideas, Business communication, Funding, and Meet the member

14 tips for how to become an expert in your field and get the clients flooding in

on 29/01/2018

As we continue to celebrate Britain's best business advisers with the Top 50 Advisers competition, we asked our Twitter followers for their tips on how to build your expertise so you attract lots of new clients.

If you've been supported by a great adviser, nominate them for Top 50 Advisers recognition here by 31 January. If you're an adviser yourself, you can self-nominate.

Categories: Growing your business, Sales and marketing, Business ideas, Business planning, Business communication, and Meet an adviser

Tips for a great elevator pitch

on 10/01/2018

An elevator pitch is your chance to make a great first impression and generate interest in your company. Here are some tips from Direct Line for Business to help you nail your pitch.

Visit the Direct Line for Business stand at StartUp 2018, the biggest start-up show of the New Year in London on 13 January, and you'll be able to record your own elevator pitch on video for free and keep it! Book a ticket here.

Categories: Growing your business, Business ideas, Business planning, Business communication, and Funding

12 reasons why you need to be at StartUp 2018 in London on 13 January

on 08/01/2018

StartUp 2018 on 13 January 2018 in London is the biggest start-up show of the New Year with more than 100 inspiring entrepreneurs and experts sharing business advice. Here are 12 of the many reasons why you should attend. Book a ticket here

Categories: Business technology, Growing your business, Starting your business, Sales and marketing, Web, Business ideas, Business planning, and Business communication