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Starting Young

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 10 January 2013

Starting Young
Leave college, start a business. That is the idea behind a high-powered new project called Entrepreneur First, taking 30 new graduates through the hazardous first stages of launching their own companies. Peter Day charts the progress of some of them..from initial idea to plausible proposition, and beyond.
Producer: Caroline Bayley
[Picture: James Hennessey, Emily Brooke and Zahid Mitha - the three young entrepreneurs In Business has tracked].

  • Contributors to this programme

    Emily Brooke

    Blaze Components


    James Hennessy



    Zahid Mitha

    The CTO Network


    Matt Clifford

    Chief Executive Entrepreneur First


    Alice Bentinck

    Chief Operating Officer, Entrepreneur First


    Peter Reed

    Angel investor


    Rohan Silva

    Senior Policy Adviser to the Prime Minister




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