Proud to have been shortlisted at the Trade Association Forum Awards

National Enterprise Network joined 300 other professionals from UK’s trade associations and membership bodies last night for the 2016 Trade Association Forum Awards in London. Our applications to highlight the success of our 2015 Annual Conference and the impact of our January 2016 #NENandProud campaign were shortlisted in three categories. The 2015 Annual Conference of […]

PARTNER NEWS: Turning prisoners into entrepreneurs would save £1.4b per annum, claims CFE report

A report released today by the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE) suggests that making an entrepreneurship programme available to all pre-release prisoners could save the government up to £1.4 billion annually, at the maximum cost of £82 million – providing a 17x return on investment The Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE) – the leading think tank for […]

More Than 240 British Businesses Celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday With Queen’s Awards

Two hundred and forty-three businesses across the UK have received a new Queen’s Award for Enterprise, recognising their contribution to international trade, innovation and sustainable development. Today (21 April 2016) Businesses Secretary Sajid Javid named the winners of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise and the five individual recipients of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion. […]

PARTNER BLOG: Competing fairly in business – why it matters to start-ups

Judith Frame from the Competition and Markets Authority writes this blog on competition law compliance. I recently listened to a brilliant podcast called ‘Start-up’. Unsurprisingly, it’s about a guy who’s starting his own business.  What is surprising – at least to someone who isn’t in the middle of starting a company from scratch – is […]