Tag Archives: entrepreneurs

Is it worth doing an MBA any more?

Posted by on Monday, April 15, 2013

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary next year, Bradford University School of Management is offering six MBA scholarships – worth over £17000 each – for just £2000

Fertile soil for innovation?

Posted by on Tuesday, November 24, 2009

The Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) (www.fera.defra.gov.uk) is the UK Government’s main research-focused agency investigating sustainable food chains, healthy natural environments and protecting us from biological and chemical risks. Based near York, it has historically been shrouded in secrecy. However, this is rapidly changing. FERA now has an IP Exploitation Manager and spin-out companies… Read More »

Do business angels have wings?

Posted by on Wednesday, April 29, 2009

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) (http://www.accaglobal.com) seems to think so. In fact,  Robin Jarvis, Head of SME affairs at ACCA, said ‘For years individual equity investors have been out of the limelight, first hit by the dotcom bust, then crowded out by easy credit and now discouraged by the economic climate’ in the… Read More »