External resources


General

https://www.ted.com/talks/bill_gross_the_single_biggest_reason_why_startups_succeed/transcript?language=en

UK Government Business Resources - https://www.gov.uk/browse/business

Business Sheffield Resources - http://www.welcometosheffield.co.uk/business

StartUp Britain - http://startupbritain.org/

UK Mentoring Platform - http://www.mentorsme.co.uk/

 

Business Planning

https://www.ted.com/talks/john_doerr_why_the_secret_to_success_is_setting_the_right_goals/transcript?language=en

https://www.gov.uk/write-business-plan

 

 

Leadership

https://www.ted.com/talks/amy_edmondson_how_to_turn_a_group_of_strangers_into_a_team/transcript?language=en 

https://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_why_good_leaders_make_you_feel_safe/transcript?language=en

 

Finance

For information and guidance on self-employment and business tax in the UK - https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/hm-revenue-customs

 

Name

Content

Link

How migrant entrepreneurs help grow the London economy

Wired documentary: on the way London is supporting migrant entrepreneurs

https://www.wired.co.uk/video/london-economy-london-startups

What it takes to be a migrant entrepreneur

Ted- Talk – Rafael dos Santos explains how he overcame challenges in a new country and became an entrepreneur

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwUnUiyh-8Q

6 Tips for starting a business in another country

Article

http://www.techstars.com/content/entrepreneur-resources/6-tips-starting-business-another-country/    

Six elements to starting a business abroad

Article

https://internationalman.com/articles/six-elements-to-starting-a-business-overseas/

7 mind-sets of a successful immigrant entrepreneur

Article

https://canadianimmigrant.ca/money-and-business/small-business/7-mindsets-of-a-successful-immigrant-entrepreneur

50 entrepreneurs share priceless advice

20 minute video – of entrepreneurs sharing advice about what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoqohmccTSc

 

7 free resources for entrepreneurs

Video  -management resources that could be helpful for entrepreneurs

https://doist.com/blog/7-essential-free-resources-entrepreneurs/

Entrepreneurship for Migrants

Ted Talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqFE_amaDG0

11 start-up accelerators and incubators for Migrant Entrepreneurs to kick start

11 websites that could help migrant entrepreneurs start up their business

http://startupswb.com/11-brilliant-startup-accelerators-and-incubators-for-migrant-entrepreneurs.html

                                      

10 websites every Entrepreneur should bookmark

10 websites with information regarding becoming an entrepreneur

https://www.themuse.com/advice/10-websites-every-entrepreneur-should-bookmark

400 Free resources and tools for Entrepreneurs, Freelancers and start-ups

400 Free resources and tools

https://medium.com/swlh/400-free-resources-and-tools-for-entrepreneurs-freelancers-and-startups-ac24b2a3048c

Migrant Entrepreneurs: Building our businesses creating our jobs

Report from the centre for entrepreneurs and DueDil – focus on the UK

https://centreforentrepreneurs.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/MigrantEntrepreneursWEB.pdf

‘Coming out of conflict: How migrant entrepreneurs utilize human and social capital’

Article from Journal of International Entrepreneurship- examines how human and social capital influences the entrepreneurial activity of migrant entrepreneurs, with special reference to forced migrants due to conflict.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10843-017-0221-4

10 inside tips you need to know to get your small business off the ground

 

Video

https://www.gobankingrates.com/video/10-inside-tips-you-need-to-know-to-get-your-small-business-off-the-ground/

5 steps to build a business for migrant entrepreneurs

Blog

https://ied.eu/project-updates/5-steps-to-build-a-business-for-migrant-entrepreneurs/

How to become a successful entrepreneur

Tips to becoming an entrepreneur

https://www.bl.uk/business-and-ip-centre/articles/how-to-become-a-successful-entrepreneur#

Doing business 2019

Case studies on starting businesses abroad: World bank

http://www.doingbusiness.org/en/reports/global-reports/doing-business-2019

15 characteristics of effective entrepreneurs

Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOjeQV5pHh4

 

Starting a business in the UK as a foreign national

 

Article

https://www.simplybusiness.co.uk/knowledge/articles/2009/02/2009-02-17-starting-a-business-a-guide-for-foreign-nationals-6/

Migrant Entrepreneurs action plan 2020

European Commission

https://ec.europa.eu/growth/smes/promoting-entrepreneurship/we-work-for/migrants_en

 

Inova – OER Collection for Migrapreneurs

Name

Content

Link

Measures to support early-stage migrant entrepreneurs

A handbook

https://www.migpolgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/A.1.b-1.pdf

Migrant Entrepreneurs Are Needed More Than Ever

Magazine

https://www.ceotodaymagazine.com/2018/11/migrant-entrepreneurs-are-needed-more-than-ever/

Migrant entrepreneurs, the new supermen and wonder women…?

Publication

https://www.european-microfinance.org/publication/migrant-entrepreneurs-new-supermen-and-wonder-women

AUAS: How do migrant entrepreneurs create innovation?

Article

https://sciencebusiness.net/auas-how-do-migrant-entrepreneurs-create-innovation

Migrant entrepreneurs worth £13bn to economy, says report

Magazine

https://www.insider.co.uk/news/migrant-entrepreneurs-worth-13bn-economy-14979870

Your body language may shape who you are

Ted Talk

https://www.ted.com/talks/amy_cuddy_your_body_language_shapes_who_you_are#t-151588

Do what you love (no excuses!)

Ted Talk

https://www.ted.com/talks/gary_vaynerchuk_do_what_you_love_no_excuses

Identifying Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Course

https://www.edx.org/course/identifying-entrepreneurial-opportunities-2

5 Tips for Successful Networking for Entrepreneurs

Article

https://medium.com/@Pcgmontgomery/5-tips-for-successful-networking-for-entrepreneurs-9ce96404ecd8

9 Skills Every Entrepreneur Needs to Master

Article

https://www.thebalancesmb.com/skills-every-entrepreneur-needs-to-master-4123858

Don't Just Network — Build Your 'Meaningful Network' to Maximize Your Impact

Blog

https://firstround.com/review/dont-just-network-build-your-meaningful-network-to-maximize-your-impact/

What it takes to be a great leader

Ted Talk

https://www.ted.com/talks/roselinde_torres_what_it_takes_to_be_a_great_leader

[Manifesto] How to Finish What You Start

Article

https://personalexcellence.co/blog/finish-what-you-start-manifesto/

How to Stop Procrastinating

Article

https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/productivity/time-management/how-to-stop-procrastinating

Set up a business

UK Government Website

https://www.gov.uk/set-up-business

10 Tips For Starting A Small Business That You Haven't Heard A Thousand Times Already

Article

https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikekappel/2017/07/12/10-tips-for-starting-a-small-business-that-you-havent-heard-a-thousand-times-already/#1fa863b36e19

How to Test a Business Idea

Article

https://smallbusiness.patriotsoftware.com/how-test-business-idea-viability/?utm_source=FRB45&utm_medium=article&utm_campaign=GBL&utm_content=starting_biz

Why Are Immigrants More Entrepreneurial?

Article

https://hbr.org/2016/10/why-are-immigrants-more-entrepreneurial

5 Important Lessons from Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Article

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/324008

How to Build Email Reputation and Improve Your Deliverability

Article

https://smallbusiness.patriotsoftware.com/build-email-reputation-improve-deliverability/