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The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make When Seeking Funding For Their Business Ventures

The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make When Seeking Funding For Their Business Ventures

By Adam Shaw “And on that basis, I’m out.” Is probably one of the most well known and used phrases on Dragon’s Den, indeed in real life when people rock up to a prospective investor without seeking advise, gaining sufficient traction with their idea or being properly prepared. Having spent the past 18 months listening more »

Mumpreneurs prove the dragons wrong

Mumpreneurs prove the dragons wrong

Edinburgh-based mumpreneurs Julie Wilson and Amy Livingstone appeared on BBC Two’s Dragon’s Den on Sunday 2 March to pitch their business ‘Cheeky Chompers’. Their pitch was unsuccessful with Duncan Bannatyne stating that their turnover projections were crazy, adding ‘“if you make those figures I’ll eat 100 of your teethers and bibs without salt” Julie and more »

By March 7, 2014 Read More →