News

Keep up to date with the latest news from the Small Business Charter and our network.

New members of the SBC Management Board

We are delighted to announce the following appointments to the SBC Management Board: Daniel Harrison- Deputy Director, Small and Medium Enterprise Growth Team, Department for…

Small Business Charter Application form 2017/18

The revised Application form and the guidance notes for the 2017/18 academic year are now available on our website. We have brought in a few changes, mostly re-wording to give…

International study on how business schools can best teach innovation management skills by the Council of Canadian Academies

The Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) is undertaking a study on how business schools can best teach innovation management skills and welcome an international perspective. The CCA…

The life of an entrepreneur: Interview with Gemma Clarke

Gemma Clarke, Chief Business Development Officer at Tangle Teezer joined the Small Business Charter Management Board when it first began in 2013. She has played a crucial role in…

Call for SME representatives on the Management Board of the Small Business Charter

We welcome expressions of interest from leaders of SMEs to join the Small Business Charter Management Board. What is the Small Business Charter? Lord Young’s 2013 report…

Call for Small Business Charter Management Board membership

We would like to invite nominations from academics in Small Business Charter award holding schools who are interested in serving as members of the SBC Management Board for a period…

NACUE Varsity Pitch Competition

The hunt is on for the best student and graduate business ideas! Are you a current UEA student, or did you graduate after 2012? Whether you're running a business, or believe that…

Our new website has launched!

We are proud to announce the launch of our new website. The website takes a ‘business first’ approach by offering small businesses quick and easy access to the latest business…

Cardiff School of Management achieves the prestigious Small Business Charter award

Cardiff School of Management at Cardiff Metropolitan University has been awarded the Small Business Charter in recognition of their extensive work to support small businesses,…

Birmingham City Business School and Dublin City University Business School achieve the Small Business Charter award

Birmingham City Business School and Dublin City University Business School have been granted the Small Business Charter award in recognition of their extensive work in supporting…