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Alison Loveday

Nearly half of Scots adults have considered starting their own business

A survey commissioned by Unlocking Ambition to coincide with Global Entrepreneurship Week (18-24 November) found that the majority of people (57%) think that Scotland is an entrepreneurial nation, with 49% of adults having considered starting their own business.

entrepreneurial leaders

Scotland's next generation of business leaders head stateside

A cohort of 16 Scotland-based entrepreneurial leaders will travel to the States next week (1-8 October) to take part in a programme at Boston’s Babson College, the world’s number-one ranked school of entrepreneurship.

Bute House reception

Celebrating a Year of Unlocking Ambition

This month marks the completion of the first year of the Scotland CAN DO Unlocking Ambition Challenge so we thought it would be interesting to reflect on what’s been achieved during that time.

Bute House reception

Britain’s Youngest CEO – Molly Rose

Hear how one of the Unlocking Ambition companies, The Start Up Drinks Lab, have been involved in supporting the UK’s youngest CEO – 9-year old Molly Rose to start to scale her lemonade business.

Paul Blackler at Babson

Lessons From Babson, Boston – No.1 For Entrepreneurship!

As a passionate learner, Paul Blackler of Drink Baotic was very keen to get out to Babson for the pure quality of the educational experience.

Actor Michael Sheen holds up a box of Hey Girls tampons

Hey Dads!

Hey Girls launch #Pads4Dads campaign with Hollywood actor and activist Michael Sheen.


Making an Impact - IWD 2019

A focus on impact is coming to the fore of general consciousness and rather than just being a buzz word, a nice to do or something purely associated with social enterprises, it’s becoming clear that purpose and impact is everybody’s business.