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An update on our engagement and outreach activities

It has been a busy time for the SBC. We are following up on numerous opportunities to engage with external agencies, and enterprise and entrepreneurship are high on the political…

The impact of the SBC award: a view from our award holders

A survey of holders of the Small Business Charter (SBC) award has found that it delivers benefits for the award holding business schools and for the SMEs they support. The research…

New funding announced to support small business growth

New funding announced to support small business growth The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has launched a fund designed to support the growth and…

Guildhall School of Business and Law receives the Small Business Charter award

The institution set up Accelerator - one of the first business incubators in London’s Shoreditch.

World class universities helping British business to boom

Lord Young of Graffham welcomed academics and small business founders to the House of Lords on Monday 4 June for the Small Business Charter summer reception. The event celebrated…

New appointment to the Small Business Charter Management Board

We are delighted to announce that Henning von Spreckelsen has joined the SBC Management Board. Henning has worked in senior management positions in companies large and small, with…

Small business campaigner appointed Chair of Small Business Charter

Michelle Ovens appointed to drive awareness of business school support for SMEs Small business campaigner Michelle Ovens MBE has been appointed Chair of the Small Business Charter…

Sheffield Business School receives the Small Business Charter award

Sheffield Business School at Sheffield Hallam University has been awarded the Small Business Charter. The national accolade is in recognition of the business school’s impressive…

New appointment to the SBC Management Board

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Saleem Arif to the SBC Management Board. Saleem is the Chief Executive and Founder of Reviewsolicitors, having previously set up a…

Small Business Charter Assessor Training

The Small Business Charter is hosting a one-day training session for assessors on Wednesday 7th February from 11:30 am to 4:30 pm at Aston Business School. The workshop will be…