Young entrepreneur aiming high with third new business in 5 years

Young entrepreneur aiming high with third new business in 5 years

At 11 years of age, Ben Towers took on his first client for his web design business. By the age of 13 he established 'Towers Design’ which continues to thrive today. We spoke with Ben and his Mum about what inspired him to start running a business from such a young age, and the role his parents played in supporting him and keeping his feet on the ground! read more

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Enterprising Child was delighted to win a High Impact Award for Global Entrepreneurship Week this year. We really enjoyed working with Year 12 students helping them 'get connected' for future success. Find out more at the GEW2014 web site.


You're fired - BBC removes children's quiz
The Independent - The BBC has been forced to apologise and remove a quiz from its website which rated children’s answers on their potential business skills based on how deceitful they could be. read more

BBC business quiz for children is dropped from website
Daily Mail - BBC business quiz for children is dropped from website after their workplace skills were rated on how deceitful they were. read more

Lorraine Allman featured on Channel 5 The Wright Stuff
During the episode of The Wright Stuff on 13th March the Independent news headline about the BBC removing the CBBC 'Are you an entrepreneur?' quiz arose during the broadcast. There followed a short debate about the article.

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BBC rap for telling kids to lie
The Sun newspaper reports on the CBBC quiz which tells kids to 'keep the money'. read more

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Author Lorraine Allman
Lorraine Allman author of Enterprising Child - developing your childs entreprenuerial potential
Lorraine is a mum and business woman who believes that learning can and should be fun whatever your age. Please use the contact form on this site to send your message to Lorraine.