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SBC Management Board vacancies update

As indicated in July’s newsletter, the Small Business Charter is recruiting for new board members as some existing tenures come to an end.  We are delighted that we have…

Report urges start-ups to tackle poor management skills to survive past year three

Small Business Charter involved in nationwide campaign launched to curb 44% failure rate of UK start-ups and boost growth of SMEs Start-ups in the UK must improve management skills…

New degree apprenticeship in professional management given green light by the UK Government

Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeships “game changing new route to professional management” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 23 July 2015 A new degree-level apprenticeship in management…

Small Business Charter Governance Changes: Management Board and Executive Group

The tenure of several existing members of our Management Board is coming to an end and expressions of interest are invited from individuals who have the enthusiasm and motivation…

Consultations on Programmes and Opportunities

Regional Charter Business School Working Groups: Given that the Small Business Charter has focused on the initial organisational priorities, we would like to consult with the…

Update on SBC Engagement Activities and Meetings

Over the last few months, the Small Business Charter team has continued to promote the awards to new audiences. Holyrood Parliament and Scottish Government: The Small Business…

Business schools awarded for supporting small business growth

Several UK business schools have received Small Business Charter awards in recognition of their work to support small businesses, start-ups and their contribution to local economic…

April News update with Ian McNaught

We have been very busy since our last update and I am pleased to share this update from the Small Business Charter. We are delighted to have awarded three new schools with a…

Engagement Update with Small Business Charter

Over the last few months, the Small Business Charter has been promoting its work to various audiences at a number of events accross the country. Business School Visits: We have…

New degree-level apprenticeship scheme for professional managers

Proposals to develop a new degree-level apprenticeship in Chartered Management, which will boost the number of professional managers and drive up business performance across the…