The Young Enterprise Podcast

The Young Enterprise Podcast

www.young-enterprise.fm
Every month, Charity Executive Michael Mercieca, discusses the latest news on entrepreneurship, financial education and social mobility with two guests from the world of education, business and finance. What does the future hold and what challenges lie…


9 - Financial education, entrepreneurialism, and debt
Jun 5, 2018 • 30 min
Metro Bank CEO Craig Donaldson, author and social media entrepreneur Jodie Cook, and Moira O’Neil, Editor of Moneywise, join Michael for the latest episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this episode, they discuss the importance of financial knowl…
8 - Tuition fees, social mobility, and preparing young people for employment
Apr 11, 2018 • 39 min
Paul Harris, entrepreneur and co-founder of AllAboutGroup, and Adi Gaskell, journalist and contributor to Forbes Magazine and Huffington Post, join Michael for the latest episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they discuss the qualit…
7 - Financial literacy, the apprenticeship levy, & the problem of debt among young people in the UK.
Dec 7, 2017 • 28 min
Elizabeth Kitcatt, Head of The Camden School for Girls and Martin McQuillan, Editor of Research Fortnight’s HE publication, join Michael for the latest episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they discuss the growing problem of debt a…
6 - The financial education crisis, the skills gap, and the value of university
Sep 18, 2017 • 38 min
Ranj Begley, Managing Director of Readly UK and Jo Owen, International Chair of the Education Development Trust, join Michael for the sixth episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they discuss the challenges young people are facing in…
5 - T-levels, financial education of apprentices, and the gig economy
Jun 15, 2017 • 42 min
Rod Bristow, President of Pearson UK and award-winning financial journalist Georgie Frost join Michael for the fifth episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they discuss t-levels, and their potential to strengthen youth employment and…
4 - Careers advice, returnships, and higher education vs. entrepreneurship
Apr 24, 2017 • 40 min
Sam Green, Managing Director of South London Day Nurseries Ltd and Mitesh Bhimjiyani, CEO of Success at School Ltd join Michael for the fourth episode of the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they discuss how the changing job market will affec…
3 – Unpaid internships, crowdfunding & fairer wages
Mar 14, 2017 • 29 min
Mike Cherry, Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses and John Craven, CEO of upReach, join Michael for the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they debate whether unpaid internships are exploiting young people; explore how crowdfunding is…
2 - Budget cuts, British industry, & regional entrepreneurship
Feb 14, 2017 • 34 min
Neil Carberry, Director of People and Skills at the CBI, and Alicia Navarro, Founder and CEO of Skimlinks, join Michael for the Young Enterprise podcast. In this edition, they debate the impact of budget cuts on financial education; discuss whether we …
Launch Episode
Nov 30, 2016 • 34 min
Charlie Mullins, Founder and Chairman of Pimlico Plumbers, and Claire Bennison, Regional Head of Marketing – Europe and Americas for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), join Michael for the first episode of the Young Enterprise p…