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“Building our Industrial Strategy” – response to the HM Government Green Paper

The Chartered ABS and the Small Business Charter response to this Green Paper has been submitted, building on the fact that both were recognised in the Green Paper as effective…

A new and improved website for you

The Small Business Charter website will undergo a redevelopment in the next couple of months which will help it to become a valuable resource for SMEs and raise the profile of the…

Ingenuity17: Igniting entrepreneurial minds

“The world is more malleable than you think and it’s waiting for you to hammer it into shape” - Bono The Ingenuity Competition is one of the UK’s biggest university…

An Entrepreneur’s perspective: Strengthening the University and SME bond

Business schools play a significant role in supporting young entrepreneurs and boosting local and regional economies. The workshop hosted on 14th November at Hilton, Wembley…

The Launch of the National Entrepreneurs in Residence Network (NEIRN)

The Small Business Charter is launching the first National Entrepreneurs in Residence Network (NEIRN) to further enhance the work of SBC schools in working with entrepreneurs,…

SBC workshop: The role of the business school in sustaining a regional entrepreneurial eco-system

In September, the Small Business Charter held a workshop, facilitated by UCL’s Oli Pinch, on the role of business schools in sustaining regional entrepreneurial eco-systems, with…

Recognising Excellence: Exemplars for Small Business Charter award holders

In line with one of the main purposes of the SBC to champion the UK business schools that are committed to supporting SME’s, the SBC award will recognise specialist areas in…

Leeds Business School wins the prestigious Small Business Charter award

Leeds Business School (LBS) has received the Small Business Charter award in recognition of its engagement and activity to support SME’s, and their strong ties and rewarding…

Changes to the Small Business Charter

Over the past couple of months deans from SBC awarding holding schools were invited to discuss their thoughts and gain input into the future direction of the Small Business…

First SBC workshop success

Last Wednesday over 50 people from across the UK gathered at Lancaster University Management School for the first ever Small Business Charter workshop, facilitated by Professor…