Inspired to make a difference

Lisa Martin is an Entrepreneur with a business idea driven by her determination to make a difference. After years of personal experience searching for gifts and merchandise featuring multicultural characters, Lisa always found it difficult to find any product that fitted the bill. She says: ”Inspired by my children and the lack of multicultural products, I decided […]

National Conference Tackles The NEET Challenge

Statistics from the Office of National Statistics shows that as of September 2014, 955,000 young people in the UK were not in education, employment, or training. This level is increasing as different groups of young people face a number of challenges in moving into enterprising outcomes, whether employment or starting their own business.   To […]

Get Mentoring In Farming Gathers Pace

The Get Mentoring in Farming initiative is gathering pace in its work to support farmers and agri-business owners across the UK helping their businesses to thrive. In a typical week more than half a dozen farm owners/managers (mentees) are registering their interest in the mentoring programme, which is managed by the SFEDI Group and supported […]