Who wants to be a Heropreneur? Armed Forces cash in with support to start own businesses

Stephen Fear

An estimated 24,000 men and women leave the Armed Forces each year to begin their lives as civilians, only to join one of the toughest job markets the UK has seen, leaving them to compete with over 2.5 million existing unemployed people. However, rather than face months of job searching, some are opting to launch their own businesses. Heropreneurs is a registered charity aimed at helping ex-servicemen and women start their own businesses after life in the forces. As many servicemen and women...
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