The Rise of the ‘B-Corps’: People friendly business

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‘Benefit corporations’ are on the rise Gone are the days where business is driven by profits alone, where nothing else matters but the money coming in. In recent years, analysts have noted a new wave of socially concerned entrepreneurs who expect their brands to be transparent, ethical and fair. Benefit … Read more…

£10,000 pitch opportunity with F Factor

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Tech Savvy Entrepreneurs- pitch opportunity with Talk Talk and Founders Forum Are you a tech minded entrepreneur, aged 14 to 25? Have you got an innovative idea for an app, a game, or a technology business? Founders Forum are working with Talk Talk to offer 10 young entrepreneurs the chance … Read more…

Earn Accreditation in Intellectual Property

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Free Online Training Materials for IP basics Learn the basics of intellectual property and be accredited… Now available on our ‘Ideas’ resource area , become an IP tutor and understand IP in different sectors including: Creative Humanities Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Business, Law and Accounting The training is free and … Read more…

Insight into Social Enterprise

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Insight into Social Enterprise event – Tuesday 28th April Insight into Social Enterprise, Tuesday 28th April 2015, LUMS Careers Zone, 6pm-7.30pm Have you ever wanted to make a positive impact? If yes, then come along to this session, which will give you an insight into how social enterprises work and … Read more…

Oli Monks: Virgin Media Pioneer of the Week

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LU student named Virgin Media ‘Pioneer of the Week’ Oli Monks, final year BA Hons Management and Entrepreneurship student, has been named as Virgin Media’s ‘Pioneer of the Week’ for his innovative productivity app, ‘Stride’. Oli credits Lancaster University’s Start Up Weekend as a great platform for testing out his initial … Read more…