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Sylvia Sun (GreenRide Sharing)
Award: November's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
According to an INRIX study, London is the most congested city in Europe with drivers spending over one hundred hours a year sitting in traffic. The resulting environmental impact is huge. Air pollution...
Mohammed Shah (IDK UNO)
Award: December's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
According to Transport for London, the capital’s population is expected to rise from 8.6 million in 2017 to nearly 10 million by 2030. As a result, nearly two million more...
Alex Bond (Fresh Check)
Award: September's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
UK households dispose of up to seven million tonnes of food and drink each year, the majority of which could have been consumed. By simply throwing away less food, families in the UK could...
Elena Dieckmann (AEROPOWDER)
Award: March's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
According to the British Poultry Council,...
The Building Workshop Workspace Case Study
Ben and Rosemary Scrimgeour of The Building
Workshop talk about the importance of a good workspace when first starting out
in business. Ben and Rosemary won a Shell LiveWIRE Award in 2010.
We have our office in an old converted cow shed at Rosemary's family...
Karma Active's Guide to Sales
Karma Active sells services to schools, this is arguably one of the
hardest areas to sell to as budgets often change and there are a
number of people you have to get through before you reach the decision
maker, which in our case is the head teacher. Some people have been well
trained in how...
Industry Insiders Case Study
Rachel Johnson of Industry Insiders talks about the difference some good PR can make when first starting out in business. Rachel won a Shell LiveWIRE Award in 2011. Industry Insiders arranges for experts in the media and creative industries to give motivational talks, educational workshops...
The Elevator Pitch
The term ‘elevator pitch’ is used to describe the overview or presentation that an entrepreneur might give to describe their business, products or services to an investor or business angel.
As the name suggests, the pitch is usually delivered in the time it would take to ride an elevator...
Karina Maksimiuk (Hubebub)
Award: February's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
According to the Carbon Trust, commercial buildings are responsible for 18% of the UK’s total CO2 emissions.1 Yet, an estimated 20% of businesses in the UK are not able to clearly monitor their energy...
Haidin Rashid (Materialize.X)
Award: October's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
In 2014 alone, the world emitted 38.2 billion tonnes of CO2 into the atmosphere, up by 2.3% from the year before. With the world’s population estimated to reach 9.4 billion by...