Your Do’s and Don’ts guide to Intellectual Property

Do think carefully about what intellectual property expenditure is essential at the very early stages, and what can (or should) wait.  The spend on intellectual property protection at the outset needs consideration and budgeting. Full protection may not be necessary until you are closer to generating a revenue stream or you are, at least, further […]

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IP considerations when “Pitching” for investment

Omnio stroller entrepreneurs say IP ‘vital’ to investment success When Markus and Samantha Warwick came up with the idea for a wearable stroller, they could never have imagined just how successful it would become. The Ebbw Vale couple conceived the concept for a portable stroller, which could be easily folded up into a rucksack and […]

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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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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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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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Start-Up Grant from Quality Formations

Quality Formations is one of the UK’s leading company formation agents. As part of this year’s inaugural Start-Up Grant, Quality Formations will award up to 6 students with a £1,000 bursary. You will need a determination to start a new business and a well-researched business proposal. Eligibility? Current degree Level and incoming Degree Level Students […]

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Our Space Your Place returns to challenge Worcester’s next generation of business leaders

The Crown Estate, owner of the CrownGate Shopping Centre in Worcester, has once again teamed up with Barclays and the University of Worcester to offer students from the University’s Business School the opportunity to run their very own pop-up business for six weeks next summer. Our Space Your Place will invite students to submit plans […]

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