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Digital Skills Gap in UK

Linkilaw Business News, Employee Regulations, Home-Based Business, Startup Advice & Tips

Welcome to our roundup of news that matters for UK startups! This week we’re addressing digital technology – and the dichotomy existing between dynamic business growth and the apparently under-developed digital skills of the larger populace. One solution is to bring experts in from outside the EU; another is to encourage ramped up adult training and STEM education in our …

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Around the Web – Branson Re-run His Virgin Startup Foodpreneur Festival

Linkilaw Business News, Motivation & Success, Shared Resources, Startup Advice & Tips

Welcome to the latest business news and advice from across the Internet this week! From a busy Sir Richard Branson’s boosting of broadband access and support of ‘foodpreneurs,’ to cautionary tales about reining in your work load – the  bustling new startup scene has not only captured our imaginations, it has taken London by storm. And, there’s a laser-like focus …

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Why The UK Is A Magnet For Tech Hubs

Linkilaw Business News, Internet Security, Motivation & Success, Startup Advice & Tips

The UK tech scene is booming, and unicorns are showing up around every corner. No, we’re not speaking of the mythical horse-like creatures with long horns and cloven hooves. In tech hubs speak, a unicorn is a company which has achieved a $1bn or higher valuation, based on fundraising. Apparently the UK boasts 17 of Europe’s 40 companies with unicorn …