Got a great business idea competition Launches 8 October 2018

Worcester Enterprise is proud to announce the Got a great business ideas competition for the second year running. The competition last year was a great success and some excellent pitches were made to our “Dragon’s Den” panel of local entrepreneurs. We’re hoping for even bigger and better things this year! The competition is open to […]

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New business Idea clinic sessions throughout September and October at the University of Worcester

When are the free clinic sessions taking place? 12-2pm every Tuesday throughout September and October (with a view to continuing the service based on sufficient demand). The University of Worcester is introducing a new pilot free weekly business ideas clinic run by local Entrepreneurs and staff out of the Pierson Centre here at the University […]

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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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