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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...
George Foot (Cove)
Award: May's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
According to the Nature Research journal1, around eight million tonnes of shell waste, such as waste prawn and scallop shells, is produced every year. This natural resource is difficult and expensive to dispose of, with 60% of...
Welcome to Shell LiveWIRE, the UK's biggest online community for young entrepreneurs aged 16-30.
Established in 1982, the Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and funding to young entrepreneurs in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern...
Adam Routledge (Edible Bug Farm) - 2015 Finalist
Award: November's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award
Established in October 2014, Edible Bug Farm aims to normalise the consumption of insects in Western diets. Starting with mealworms and crickets, the business produces human grade edible insects...