The British Library Business & IP Centre can help you start, run and grow your business

Henry Collins – Business & IP Centre work experience intern –  recently talked to entrepreneur Peter Ford, founder of Mr Pen, about spotting and filling gaps in the market.  Mr Pen is a family-owned and operated mail order business fountain pens and accessories. How did you get started? Like any entrepreneur, I saw a gap in the… Continue reading The British Library Business & IP Centre can help you start, run and grow your business

10 Business Elements Required to Rise Above the Crowd

Too many entrepreneurs look for that one magic bullet — an exciting new technology, perhaps, or their own determination to make the world a better place — to override any shortcomings in their startup model. Yet, magic bullets are not sufficient to assure business success. If the elements of your business aren’t expertly developed and aligned, even the… Continue reading 10 Business Elements Required to Rise Above the Crowd