Professional painter and printmaker and mum of two, Jane Duke shares the story of Stoneflower Studio, her home business in York.
After exploring several different career paths, Jane went back to the drawing board - literally - and turned her painting and printmaking hobby into a business.
Every day new companies are born, but of those only a tiny percentage succeed. What makes them succeed? Here's what to think about when you're launching a business so that it's still going strong in two years time.
Simon Harrison was inspired by his two young children to turn his love of healthy food into his first business - Eat ROAR.
For the past few years, the ‘raw’ food trend has snowballed considerably. For Simon Harrison, father of two and fitness fanatic, it wasn’t about following a trend: he wanted to give his family natural, wholesome food that also tasted delicious.
Do you ever sit at your desk and daydream about working from home, choosing your own hours, and only having yourself to answer to?
Many people are becoming disenchanted with the tedium of a regular 9-5 job. Here are 10 reasons why self-employment is worth the risk.