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London's universities say ‘OpenSME’ to new support for capital's small businesses

A group of London's universities are launching a new collaboration – OpenSME – that seeks to make it easier for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access the expertise and knowledge they offer.

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Consulting Skills - Career Development Training for UCL PhD Researchers

Publication date: Jun 27, 2014 10:50:23 AM

Start: Jul 14, 2014 9:00:00 AM

This intensive course, run in partnership with UCL Advances and the UCL Graduate School, is fully-funded and represents a unique opportunity for a UCL PhD Researcher to begin to sketch out their career roadmap and develop a set of transferable business-related skills

The importance of building enterprise and transferable skills early into Researcher’s careers never been greater and this course will encourage participants to take their own development to the next level. Participants will learn about the consultancy cycle from UCLC, work in teams to solve real business problems and undertake key-skills sessions from a select group of experienced trainers.

Work in teams of Researchers to create a strategic approach to solving a real business dilemma. Visit the business’ premises, gather context and background and construct a plan of action that will come together as the week progresses.

Register to apply for this exciting programme

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 1st May 2014

Please note, to be considered you need the support of your academic supervisor.