Sleep much faster' startup culture puts entrepreneurs' mental health at threat

Many people dream of being a business owner, being their own boss and doing what they like every day, even becoming the next Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg. Yet look past the business cards, conferences and company T-shirts, and the startup world can be brutal and severe: 90 % of startups fail.

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Stripe s startup toolkit Atlas opens for company in Cuba

A month earlier, payments company Stripe introduced Atlas, a toolkit for start-ups to integrate in the United States and lay the groundwork for growing their businesses online. Aimed mainly at little business outside of the U.S., Atlas is making a notable addition to the lineup of nations covered under the program:

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An Oxford grad and a JP Morgan intern are developing a start-up that assists pre-school children learn English

This week, 25 startups pitched their businesses to some of Europe's greatest financiers after finishing Entrepreneur First's latest six-month company building program.Investor from Google Ventures, Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, and LocalGlobe remained in the 200-strong audience to try and spot the next huge thing, as were a number of angel investors about .

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Cofounded by Oxford languages graduate Toby Mather and UCL computer science graduate Adit Trivedi, Lingumi has constructed a platform that assists pre-school children to learn English in countries where English is not the first language.


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