Gimme 5


Shell LiveWire
Shell’s UK-wide enterprise scheme and social investment programme. It offers four monthly £1,000 awards and an annual £10,000 Young Entrepreneur award.

There’s more to Skype than free internet calls. Tools like video conferencing make it a more useful resource for small businesses than you might expect.

Startup Britain
National campaign by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs. Provides information about local events, and practical support for every point on the entrepreneur’s journey.

Startup Nation
Offers information and resources for small business owners looking to start or grow their business. Offers entreprenueurial advice from people who have “been there, done that”.

Virgin Media Pioneers
An online blogging community for young entrepreneurs, giving them the opportunity to learn new skills, share ideas, and connect with like-minded people.