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A new business starts up, helped by a small business advisor. Two mums start Bumpus, producing portable cushions for attaching to supermarket trolleys to protect babies' heads when sitting in the hard metal seats. Includes detail on types of business organisation; the role of a business advisor; market research and protection of idea, product and name.
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4 September 2001

Classroom Ideas

This clip could be used to begin a discussion. If these two entrepreneurs were to take their business to the Dragons' Den, asking for £75,000, what would the Dragons say and what sort of questions would they ask?