Success Stories

Read articles about how businesses have benefitted from connecting with business schools that hold the Small Business Charter.

Inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs

The School of Business at Leicester was delighted to host a round of the Young Enterprise Company Programme Showcase Events.  Running throughout one academic year, students (aged…

University of Portsmouth staff explore the benefits of the Small Business Charter award and what it means to their University.

On Friday 9th March, The University of Portsmouth welcomed colleagues across the institution and businesses they work with to the city to recognise the great work with small…

Kingston Business School celebrates a successful trade fair

A trade fair recently took place at Kingston Business School, Kingston Hill Campus, where students on two entrepreneurship modules (Design Thinking for Start-ups and Start-up a…

University partnership wins Knowledge Catalyst award

Loughborough University has worked in partnership with DJB Instruments (UK) since 2015, and the successful collaboration has been recognised by an EADT Business Award. DJB was the…

The small business owner’s story – Halls Food Group

Joe Hall has been involved in his family’s bakery business since 1990. The original company was founded in 1933 by Joe’s grandfather and went into liquidation in 2006, however,…

From student to start-up

As the founder of social media platform, Wakelet, Jamil Khalil is no stranger to the industriousness required to succeed in business. After some years developing Wakelet, the…

Small Business Charter school students win award for online training course that helps SMEs export

More than 300 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have been helped to develop business overseas by using a free online training course thanks to students at Salford Business…