Business Support News
2 January 2014: Community Counts Project
The Somers town Youth Forum, established in 2012, aims to
support local young people in various ways. The “Community Counts” project
helps address the issue of unemployment and its pilot scheme ran in the summer
of 2013 with 10 young people.
10 October 2013: Why work for an SME and what can you learn
Sarah Wolferstan, Gai Jorayev (UCL’s CAA) and Nicolas Ulloa Olguin (UCL Advances) recently chaired the EDUCCKATE interim meeting in Matera, Italy. Sarah was invited to discuss the project on Italian regional TV news channel (in Italian) together with Paolo Montemurro, from the Italian organisation Quality Program. More...
3 October 2013: Meet UCL Mentor Christina and Get Help With Your Marketing
“When I first met Christina, I thought ‘does this woman ever sleep?!’” – Ruth Hou, Business Support Manager. More...
11 February 2013: Helping hand of SMILE programme prepares Fulham Clinic for next stage of expansion
As mentoring requests go, it wasn’t the usual type of request which Ruth Hou, business support manager at UCL Advances, deals with in her role of overseeing mentoring for small business in London – a trichologist, or hair and scalp care specialist, looking to expand her London clinic. More...
25 October 2012: Apps, Apps, Apps!
11 October 2012: The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme
5 October 2012: Making money from the right customers
2 July 2012: SMILE Mentor Networking Event
24 April 2012: How to market effectively online through social media
30 March 2012: UCL Bright Ideas Awards 2012: More candidates in more categories, more money for more winners
9 March 2012: UCL students’ friendly app grows in popularity
16 January 2012: UCL alumnus breathes fire in Malaysia’s ‘Dragon’s Den’
6 May 2011: UCL Bright Ideas 2011 Winners Announced
4 April 2011: Fujitsu and UCL Come Together in Support of Satalia
15 February 2011: British University Blazes a Trail in Start-Ups
24 January 2011: 2011 UCL Awards for Enterprise - UCL Bright Ideas Awards Competition and Registration details.
21 January 2011: Dragons' Den
24 November 2010: UCL: Inspiring Enterprise. Turning Ideas Into Successes
17 November 2010: Universities cash in on students' best ideas