StartUp Britain Bus in Lancaster 11th July

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The StartUp Britain bus tour is coming to Lancaster on the 11th July. We would like to invite local entrepreneurs to join a roundtable discussion on the “health of the local entrepreneurship ecosystem”, so the challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurs in North Lancashire. From skills shortages to leaving the EU, … Read more…

Insurance for the Self-employed

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Avoid any costly mistakes with the right insurance to cover your business – all you need to know! It’s a topic which is often overlooked but is a very important element of self-employment. Nick Breton, head of small business insurer Direct Line for Business runs through the basis of contactors’ … Read more…

The Guardian Competition: Win a Mentor!

Are you an SME seeking some advice and guidance to help you reach your full potential? Here’s your chance to win a Mentor! The Guardian Small Business Network competition, supported by Barclaycard is giving small businesses in retail, professional services or hospitality industries the chance to win access to personalised support and advice … Read more…

Webinar: Alex Osterwalder & Steve Blank, 30th June

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Business Model Design for Mission Driven Organisations: Thurs 30 June, 4pm Does your organisation value impact over revenue? Steve Blank, renowned thinker and father of the Lean Startup movement joins Strategyzer’s Alex Osterwalder on how to adapt the Business Model Canvas for mission driven organisations in a free webinar next … Read more…

Edinburgh Fringe Ambassador Opportunity

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Calling all Early-Career Creative Producers/Artists: Exciting Edinburgh Fringe Ambassador Opportunity! Making Room, a new arts organisation co-directed by alumnus Leo Burtin and Jake Orr are offering a fantastic professional development opportunity for an early-career creative producer/artist during this Summer’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe (5th-29th August). The offer includes an all inclusive bursary of £250 to … Read more…

Business Lessons from World Entrepreneur of the Year 2016

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This week Manny Stul, chariman and co-CEO of Melbourne-based toy company, ‘Moose,’ was awarded with the title of EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016. In the video below, Manny shares some of his business tips, it’s well worth a watch! You can also find out a bit more about Manny … Read more…