Shell LiveWIRE News http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/ The latest stories from the Shell LiveWIRE web site. en-gb Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:14:16 +0100 Copyright: (C) Shell LiveWIRE http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/ 15 Free startup advice from Silicon Valley's best, including Marissa Mayer, Marc AndreessenStarting next week, Sam Altman, president of Y Combinator, will teach a course at Stanford University titled, "How to Start a Startup," and UK entrepreneurs will be able to access all of the content online for free.http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/Y-Combinatorhttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/Y-Combinator2014-09-17 00:00:00Shell, Pele and Pavegen Unveil First Football Pitch to be Powered by Players' FootstepsPitch set to inspire next generation of scientists to tackle the global energy challenge http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/pavegen-football-pitchhttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/pavegen-football-pitch2014-09-11 00:00:00August 2014 Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards Shortlist Announced!These 10 young entrepreneurs have been shortlisted to win one of four £1000 prizes for their start-up in August's Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards! http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/august-2014-shortlisthttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/august-2014-shortlist2014-09-04 00:00:00July 2014 Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards Winners!These 4 young entrepreneurs have each won £1000 for their start-up in June's Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards!http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/july-2014-winnershttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/july-2014-winners2014-09-01 00:00:00Enterprise Nation Presents: eFest! 2014Introducing eFest! A one-day event for 200 young and aspiring entrepreneurs in Birmingham. http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/efest-2014-birminghamhttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/efest-2014-birmingham2014-09-01 00:00:00Crowdfunding the Crowdfunders: A systemic approach to raising your own financeOn the morning of launching their own crowdfunding campaign, Jonathan May, CEO of Hubbub, and long standing client of the SCA talks about why they decided to take their own medicine when it came to raising finance for their social enterprise…..http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/crowdfunding-the-crowdfundershttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/crowdfunding-the-crowdfunders2014-08-21 00:00:00How to Become the Next Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the YearWith only a few days remaining until the end of our 2013-2014 Awards year, now is the time to apply for a Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award!http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/august-deadline-approachinghttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/august-deadline-approaching2014-08-18 09:57:00The Pitch Selects Britain’s Top 100 EntrepreneursThe Pitch Selects Britain’s Top 100 Entrepreneurs One of the UK’s longest running entrepreneurial competitions has selected 100 of Britain’s best small companies, including several past Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award winners, to compete for the chance to win support worth thousands of pounds.http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/the-pitch-2014-shortlisthttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/the-pitch-2014-shortlist2014-08-14 00:00:00June 2014 Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards Winners!These 4 young entrepreneurs have each won £1000 for their start-up in June's Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards!http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/june-2014-winnershttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/june-2014-winners2014-08-01 00:00:00Flashback to 1984: Catching up with Alan HydeIn 1984, Alan Hyde won a Shell LiveWIRE award with his business, Protoplas. We caught up with him to find out more about his entrepreneurial journey…http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/flashback-alan-hydehttp://www.shell-livewire.org/news/flashback-alan-hyde2014-07-04 00:00:00