Eshan Rai
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‘I was introduced to a world I’d never thought about before’

When his son was born with severe disabilities Hardeep Rai reevaluated his life. Now he offers disabled entrepreneurs startup mentoring and finance ‘I have an appreciation for life that I didn’t before,’ Hardeep Rai with...

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New competition to find Essex’s most inspiring Disability entrepreneurs

The Essex Innovation Programme (EIP) and ECC’s Employment and Skills Unit are hoping to highlight entrepreneurial success stories among the disability community to inspire others to aim high in the business world.   The Essex BIG...

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Charity finds children with autism most likely to miss out on eye care

National sight loss and disability charity SeeAbility has found that three quarters (75%) of children with no history of eye care tested as part of their Children in Focus Campaign were noted to have...

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Disabeld Dragons Den
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Disabled entrepreneurs enter dragons’ den

The Disability Confident campaign has extended its reach by holding a Dragons’ Den-style event for disabled entrepreneurs. The event, called No Barriers to Business, was held with disabled business investment fund Kaleidoscope Investments. It saw...

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Uk National Disabled Business event
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The ‘dragons’ who want to help disabled people start their own business

Meet the city financiers who want to help disabled people start their own businesses. At a breakfast meeting in the City of London, a group of venture capitalists are making a presentation about a fund...

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Shane Bratby represents uk
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Business Support

International Seminar in Chile on entrepreneurship and disability

The Building My Dreams of the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics, University of Chile, with Corfo, Sofofa<span, Senadis and Mutual Security, on a quest to meet and learn from new experiences will hold...

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4 Reasons You Should Hire People With Disabilities

What's the first image that comes to mind when you hear the words "disabled person?" Most people immediately think of a wheelchair-stricken individual physically incapable of participating in the daily activities most of us...

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Shooting from the lip

You feel as if every ‘normal’ function of your body has been disrupted – tasting, seeing, digesting, touching, all feel remarkably weird. It’s all-consuming, totally devastating. You hear people talk to you in
soft tones...

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AbilityTV run by people living with a disability

I would like to introduce you to AbilityTV that’s due to launch in 2015, AbilityTV is an online TV Channel and Media Production Company that will have all content produced by People Living with a Disability, providing a ‘gateway’...

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More individuals with developmental disabilities own, operate businesses

More individuals with developmental disabilities own, operate businesses   argo - Pride beams from Jay Sorum’s face when he talks about Jay’s Candy Creations. “It’s my business,” he said. reating, selling and delivering the candy bouquets allows Sorum...

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The Apprentice finalist Bianca Miller STOLE tights idea from me, claims disabled businesswoman

  PA / Sonja Horsman That;s tight: Ella Bennett (right) claims The Apprentice's Bianca Miller stole her business plan Lord Alan Sugar has been urged to tell The Apprentice finalist Bianca Miller “You’re fired” for trying to...

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Setbacks but enterprise HQ is at the heart of helping out the disabled entrepreneur

Setbacks but enterprise HQ is at the heart of helping out the disabled entrepreneur         The Disability Direct Enterprise Centre, in Royal Scot Road, Pride Park. Below, Martin Austin with the CredAbility card and below, right,...

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Business Support

York St John University hosts Bethany Woodward for inspirational session

We would like to make you all aware of this up and coming event within the York St John University. In line with disability week, Bethany Woodward will be coming in to deliver an...

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There are only 2 weeks left to apply for this year’s Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK!

Good morning, There are only 2 weeks left to apply for this year’s Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK! In order to apply and be in with a chance of winning £50,000 for your business, you...

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Claim your FREE Able Magazine with Disabled Entrepreneurs

Able Magazine is the UK’s favourite disability lifestyle publication with 20 years experience writing about the things that matter to disabled people. Our positive, insightful, specialist-written editorial covers the entire disability spectrum: news, travel, leisure,...

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Mouchel announced as sponsor of the Community Organisation Award for Disability at The National Diversity Awards 2014

Mouchel has committed to sponsoring the prestigious black tie event for a third year. The annual ceremony, also sponsored by Microsoft, rewards all aspects of diversity including disability, age, gender, race, faith & Religion...

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UK Disabled community champions celebrate at National Diversity Awards

A collection of some of the nation’s most inspirational and selfless people came together on Friday, September 20th, at Leeds for a celebration of the country’s rich tapestry. The heroes, who work closely with under-represented...

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Easy Internet Solutions Ltd Sponsors 2013 National Diversity Awards

Easy Internet Solutions Ltd Sponsors 2013 National Diversity Awards The prestigious National Diversity Awards opens in Leeds on 20th September 2013, when it spotlights many remarkable achievements. These are victories over grassroots challenges within broader...

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Transport for London sponsor the 2013 National Diversity Awards

The capital’s main transport agency, Transport for London proudly sponsors The National Diversity Awards 2013 in association with Microsoft. The ceremony is a celebration of the outstanding achievements of Positive Role Models and Community...

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The Space airs ground-breaking new documentary exploring extraordinary performances by exceptional artists

In a year when disabled people are in the spotlight like never before, Total Permission is a ground-breaking new documentary on The Space, the new digital arts service (developed by Arts Council England in...

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Disabled Community make better Entrepreneurs

November  2011 Disabled people are “better equipped” to become entrepreneurs and successful business owners than many non disabled people, says Shane Bratby co-founder of Disabled Entrepreneurs, the UK’s leading organisation for disabled people with business...

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Inspirational artist donates most valued painting to help others

Inspirational wheelchair bound artist Marcus Krackowiser is giving back by donating his most valued painting of London’s Royal Opera House to a huge prestigious black tie event happening in London on November 2. Marcus Krackowiser...

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