NUS Student Eats

We’re offering support and start-up costs for establishing your own food buying group, vegetable bag scheme, preserve making group or on-campus farmers’ market. Applications are NOW OPEN until October 28th  2016 ! We want to help students create food based social enterprises from preserve making right the way to fully fledged businesses and cafes based […]

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Open Educational Resources

Worcester Business School Open educational resources

These Open Educational Resources (OER) are designed to apply key enterprise and entrepreneurship concepts to real life UK and Chinese enterprises. For each enterprise case study, there is a video case study compiled from company visits and interviews, a company profile and some suggested underpinning teaching materials. The teaching materials are designed to develop both […]

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BUSINESS CONTINUITY FOR SMES

Business continuity is sometimes seen as something only the biggest of companies need to worry about. Yet it is possibly small and medium sized business that could be most helped by sound business continuity planning. This guide offers advice on business continuity planning that is suitable for business of this size. This includes tips and […]

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Pitchfest WM 2016

Applications are still open for Pitchfest WM 2016 – the pitching competition that gives entrepreneurs a better chance of winning investment. Fifteen of the region’s most scalable businesses are already through to the shortlisting panels, with the hope of reaching the competition final at Venturefest West Midlands<http://www.venturefestwm.co.uk/> on Thursday 23rd June 2016, but there is […]

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Leanconf 2016: 21 – 23 April 2016

Leanconf is Europe’s largest Lean Startup event on 21 – 23 April in Manchester, UK. Join 500 other entrepreneurs, startups, innovators, product managers and people working to create awesome businesses. You’ll leave the event inspired, with valuable contacts and the knowledge to grow and succeed in this fast changing landscape. Leanconf focuses on delivering actionable […]

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HMRC Tax Guide

HMRC is the UK’s tax and customs authority, responsible for making sure that the money is available to fund the UK’s public services and for helping families and individuals with targeted financial support. This tool should help you plan you startup tax issues.   The government is committed to reducing burdens for taxpayers and building […]

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Entrepreneurship Degree – BA (Hons)

Entrepreneurship BA (Hons)

The University of Worcester will be launching a new Entrepreneurship degree in September 2016, which will focus on helping young people to start, launch and grow their own business. 75% of students want to start a business The Worcester Business School, Entrepreneurship bachelor’s degree will use a unique ‘work-based learning’ approach that will allow the […]

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Virgin Media and Techstars launch London Business accelerator with an initial $20,000 for 6% of their company

Virgin Media Business has teamed up with Techstars to launch a London-based acccelerator programme, joining hosts of others, and says it is on the hunt for “the most innovative and disruptive startups from around the world”. Virgin will offer 10 startups an initial $20,000 for 6% of their company on entry to the programme. This will […]

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