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Tech City UK and UCL launch the Digital Business Academy

UCL and Tech City UK is launching the Digital Business Academy, the world’s first government-supported online learning platform to provide digital and business skills for anyone aspiring to start, grow or join a digital business. The programme is open to all UK residents and requires no pre-qualification.
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Recruiting & Managing your First Employee

Start: Nov 21, 2014 9:00:00 AM
End: Nov 21, 2014 5:00:00 PM

CPD
Recruiting and managing your first employee can be an extremely tricky practice to get right for an entrepreneur or small business. And the implications of getting it wrong can be very costly.

Stethoscopes vs. Smartphones 2014: Innovations in healthcare

Start: Nov 24, 2014 6:30:00 PM
End: Nov 24, 2014 8:00:00 PM

Stethoscopes vs. Smartphones
Hear medical entrepreneurs speak about wearable technology, exercise medicine and innovations in healthcare.

Presenting to Business

Start: Nov 26, 2014 12:30:00 PM
End: Nov 26, 2014 5:00:00 PM

Man giving presentation
The Presenting to Business workshop is one of a three part mini-course, Communicating Science to Business, which helps to prepare academics looking to maximise the benefits of presenting their academic research to business audiences.

Negotiation Training Course

Start: Nov 26, 2014 1:00:00 PM
End: Nov 28, 2014 4:00:00 PM

CPD
3-day CPD Accredited Negotiation Training for Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs, UCL Staff, Alumni and Post-graduate Students.

Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series - David Raskino, Microsoft

Start: Nov 27, 2014 5:15:00 PM

Microsoft
What’s life like as an entrepreneur? Find out about the highs and lows of the entrepreneurial journey from our inspirational guest speakers, all leading figures in entrepreneurship and investment.

Sales Strategy

Start: Dec 2, 2014 9:30:00 AM
End: Dec 2, 2014 5:30:00 PM

CPD
This course is designed to introduce participants to some key models and toolkits that they can apply to their business in order to create an effective sales strategy. Having a strategic approach to your sales is vital in order to capitalise on the work of you and your salesforce, to improve your margins and to enhance customer satisfaction.

Social Entrepreneurship Training Course

Start: Dec 8, 2014 9:00:00 AM
End: Dec 10, 2014 4:30:00 PM

CPD
This series of workshops positions social enterprise within the social, entrepreneurial and political context in the UK and other countries. Participants will get a clear and practical approach to starting, managing and growing social enterprises.

How to Grow Your Business in Europe Workshop

Start: Dec 8, 2014 2:00:00 PM
End: Dec 8, 2014 5:00:00 PM

Enterprise Europe Network
Are you looking to take your business international, have a great product or service or looking for new suppliers but have limited resources to do so?

Engineering Consultancy workshop

Start: Dec 16, 2014 2:00:00 PM
End: Dec 16, 2014 4:00:00 PM

UCLC
All UCL academics are entitled to carry out 40 days of consultancy work each year, but why should you undertake consultancy and what support is available?

Enterprise Bootcamp: 18-20 February 2015

Start: Feb 18, 2015 9:15:00 AM
End: Feb 20, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Students with Boot Camp certificates
How often do you get a chance to attend a three day course run by finance, innovation and business specialists and . . . all for FREE!?