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Leeds University Business School achieves gold standard

Leeds University Business School has become one of only three in the country to be awarded a gold standard “Small Business Charter” Award for its role in helping to support…

Aston receives prestigious Small Business Charter Gold Award

Aston Business School is celebrating after attaining the Small Business Charter Gold Award in recognition of the role it has played in helping to kick-start British…

Liverpool Management School wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award

The University of Liverpool’s Management School is celebrating being awarded the Small Business Charter Silver Award in recognition of its role helping to kick-start British…

Trailblazer Small Business Charter Award Winners Announced

The first 20 trailblazer Small Business Charter award winners have been announced at a ceremony at 10 Downing Street. Three gold, nine silver and eight bronze awards were presented…

Business schools visit Number 10 to celebrate new role in supporting start-ups

Lord Young – the Government’s Adviser on Enterprise – today hosted a celebration ceremony to award 20 business schools the new Small Business Charter Award in recognition of…

NCUB highlights the importance of linking small businesses with business schools

The NCUB highlights the importance of promoting the interests of small businesses and entrepreneurs, through engagement between business schools and Small and Medium Enterprises…

Professor of Small Business Charter school receives Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion

An Aston University Professor who has ‘changed the world of enterprise research, policy and practice’ has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion 2014. Mark…

Universities Minister backs Small Business Charter

The Small Business Charter today welcomed the keynote address from the Minister of State for Universities and Science, the Rt Hon David Willetts MP, at the Universities UK…

Matthew Hancock unveils raft of new measures designed to support the UK’s small business sector

Speaking at the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) 40th anniversary conference, Skills and Enterprise Minister, Matthew Hancock announced new measures aimed at helping business…

Business schools welcome Witty review

The Small Business Charter today welcomes the Government’s response to Sir Andrew Witty’s review into Universities and Growth.  The review, which addressed how higher…