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Shell LiveWIRE, the UK's biggest online community for young entrepreneurs aged 16-30

GreenRide Sharing is August's Featured Business of the Month

Sylvia Sun won a Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award in November 2016 for her business GreenRide Sharing, which she started aged 26.

Failure is just part of the recipe for success

Contributed by Alex Bond co-founder of Fresh Check UK.

Hugo Tilmouth Wins June's Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award!

Hugo Tilmouth won June’s Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award for his business, Innovate Energy.

Seven Ways to Engage Your Audience

Contributed by Joanna Booth, Head Trainer & Strategist at Social Media Makes Sense.

The importance of social media for the early stage of your start-up

Contributed by Dan Murray co-founder of Grabble and the 2014 Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year.

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Smarter Future Awards Video Voting

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Haydn Kirkman (Airshare Transfers)

Giuseppe Baidoo (OOZE Drinks)

James Okwudili (Vibro Ultra)

Benedicte Kiasi (Swift Cycle)

Sam Patchitt (YellowLabel)

Money Makes Business ‘Go Around’

Contributed by Natalia Agathou, Business Advice Manager, Advance London

Five reasons the circular economy is good for your business

Contributed by Louise McGregor, Head of Circular Economy, Zero Waste Scotland

A resources utilisation paradigm for the 21st century

John Elkington identified several years ago a concept known as the ‘Triple Bottom Line’, which then became popular in management books and corporate responsibility statements.

From Smoothies to Energy Storage Solutions – Celebrating 35 Years of Young UK Innovators

This year, Shell LiveWIRE celebrates 35 years of supporting bright, young, innovative businesses up and down the UK.

Shell LiveWIRE and Shell Springboard Celebrate UK Low-carbon Innovation

Shell last night awarded a total of £180,000 of equity free funding to Carlton Cummins from Aceleron and Upside Energy as the national winners of Shell LiveWIRE and Shell Springboard.

Spotlight on March's Smarter Future Award winner, Irina Fedorenko, co-founder of BubbleNut Wash

Irina Fedorenko won March’s Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award for her business, BubbleNut Wash.

Meet the finalists for the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Meet the six finalists for the 2016 Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

Spotlight on February's Smarter Future Award winner, Henrik Hagemann, co-founder of CustoMem

Henrik Hagemann won February’s Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award for his business, CustoMem.