Each quarter, we’ll be featuring some amazing new entrepreneurs. Some have mastered Instagram to build a community of millions whilst others turned a passion project into a huge global brand. These 8 entrepreneurs inspire us with their desire to change and challenge the way we do business.
our original series.
How to Deal with Stress as an Entrepreneur l Michael Acton Smith of Calm
COLD SWEATS AND SLEEPLESS NIGHTS - serial entrepreneur Michael Acton Smith’s journey to creating the #1 ranked iPhone app Calm.
How to Overcome the Fear of Starting a New Business l Alex Depledge of Hassle.com
Alex Depledge shares the highs and lows of entrepreneur life and reveals why she's started up again, this time with Resi.co.uk
Can Anyone Be An Entrepreneur? | Sarah Wood of Unruly Media
Sarah Wood tells SYSU how we can all have more impact on the world and why she firmly believes that anyone can be an entrepreneur.
Is My Business Idea Any Good? l Aneeqa Khan of Eporta
Aneeqa Khan tells SYSU how starting her own business taught her the value of good leadership and keeping her team happy and motivated.
How to Achieve Work-life Balance as a New Mom l Rebecca Fordham of Tales of Thread
Rebecca Fordham tells us how she built her company and shares home truths about balancing babies with business.
How To Write A Business Plan | Your Comments Live Ep 1
The launch of our new format 'Your Comments Live' where we... answer your comments live. This week, we answer how to write a business plan and how to increase a sales pipeline. We love the community asking questions, no matter how big or small so send them in.
Too many ideas. How do I focus? | Your Comments Live Ep 2
This week, we answer questions for an IT consultancy and a video production company, and Nick teaches us a fun new game called 'Martin'. Also check out our Facebook Group where we’ll be having deeper conversations, speak to you soon!
Discussion with fellow content creators and their hopes for their business.
In our first-ever Facebook Live show, we chat to two digital influencer-entrepreneurs. Ahmed is the co-founder of Dose of Society a new brand that dishes different perspectives of society’s hottest topics and Jess “The Crude Vegan” who brings an incredible South London attitude to the world of eating and living animal free.
Your Comments Live Special CROSSOVER EVENT w/ Comic Consultant
Ever wondered what the process of creating a comic book is like? We’re joined by Comic Consultant and Matt & Chris, creators of the graphic novel Apollo. Follow Matt on IG @Mattfitch81 and Chris @Chris4evil or here!
Feel Free from tricky parts l Your Comments Live Ep 6
Out of your comfort zone with math and finance!
Talking to special guest, Kaz l Your Comments Live Ep.8
We’re talking to a member of the SYSU community! Kaz Traverso, has been watching every episode of Your comments Live and today he visited Should You Start Up’s office to get some useful advice from Lawrence for his business idea.
Monetization and revenue | Your Comments Live Ep 3
We talk about monetization and revenue for digital publishers and influencers!
Immigrants, foreigners, small business owners…or entrepreneurs? These hustlers share their stories on childhood, lost dreams, starting up and the odds against them.
The series provides a refreshing perspective on the importance of being open minded to not only new ideas, but to the diversity of people who come up with them.
Owning It celebrates female founders and the mistakes, lapses in judgement and errors that we never hear about but are bound to occur when running a startup.
We’ll learn that these failures lead to bigger and better decisions and how to move forward following a fall.
Drawing On Experience
Whether it’s choosing your business partner, building a company culture or even working out when to quit, starting your own company can feel lonely! Sometimes you just need a little helpful advice from someone whose been through it all before.
Drawing on inspiration from the popular YouTube format ‘Draw My Life’, our series is styled like the engaging internet sketches but offers you some real, honest advice from fellow startup founders.