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15 year old entrepreneur challenges education system

15 year old entrepreneur challenges education system

By Paola De Pascali I recently had the pleasure of meeting Adam Woodage, who at the tender age of 15 already has a best-selling title ‘FIFA 15: A Game Without Limits’, under his belt and has now moved on to his latest venture – PuzzledETP. His passion and enthusiasm for his business is quite astounding more »

Top 4 Start-Up Organisations for Youngpreneurs

Top 4 Start-Up Organisations for Youngpreneurs

By Paola De Pascali Setting up a new business is tough for anyone let alone budding youngpreneurs, so if you fit the youngpreneur profile, check out our list below of organisations that can help with funding, writing your business plan and general business start up support.   1.    Prince’s Trust This charity has been helping more »

From electronics to H2O: A journey of success

From electronics to H2O: A journey of success

Anthony Charles spends an afternoon with Peter Campbell to talk about his journey, growth and future plans… Every time I speak to Peter Campbell, CEO of Drinking Water Solutions (London) Limited, I am not only blown away by his achievements, but totally inspired but his focus, principles and persistence.  He has been in the water filtration more »

4 Simple steps to manage stress in your business

4 Simple steps to manage stress in your business

By Paola De Pascali Life can be tough for business people, with heavy workloads, a busy agenda and not enough time in the day resulting in a stressful challenge for many.  In fact, if entrepreneurs could get their hands on that proverbial magic lamp, one of their three wishes would surely be longer days. It more »

Are you making the most out of events and expos?

Are you making the most out of events and expos?

Business growth isn’t achieved by hard work alone; smart working can be achieved by aligning yourself with the right people who can be very instrumental in making your journey from employee to entrepreneur a real success.  Finding good people in business isn’t hard if you know what you are looking for and what you have more »

Get organised in 4 easy steps

Get organised in 4 easy steps

Choices Magazine co founder Anthony Charles has a chat with productivity expert Patty Cruz-Fouchard about how to get organised when working from home. This month at Inside Choices we’ve been focusing on home based businesses; so while thinking of writing an article with words like entrepreneur, home, business, focus and success in my mind, I more »

Creating a home office on a budget

Creating a home office on a budget

Choices Magazine Co Founder Lisa Charles knows a thing or two about working from home; here she shares her top 8 tips on setting up a home office on a budget. According to the office of national statistics, of the staggering 4.2 million people who work from home (the highest rate since comparable records began more »

A simple solution for all your problems

A simple solution for all your problems

Choices Co Founder Anthony Charles shares a simple experiment to change your perspective on problems. Everyday life will give you opportunities to learn, change and grow and when problems arise, which they seem to do with devastating accuracy and incredibly poor timing; you can nearly always find a smart alec like me telling you to more »

How will the Budget affect you?

How will the Budget affect you?

Accounting firm KPMG LLP have developed a neat little budget calculator that you can use on the BBC website – see if you are better or worse off in the coming tax year…

Budget 2015 highlights

Budget 2015 highlights

So the anticipated wait is over – the 2015 summer budget is here. As expected, welfare reforms, in particular tax credits, took a heavy hit. So how will it affect you? Take a look at the all important highlights below:     The all important highlights from the 8 July Summer Budget (info from www.moneysupermarket.com) more »