Western Daily Press

West cities to become new powerhouses

Finding new opportunities has been my life’s work and is in essence what I do for a living. Being Entrepreneur in Residence at the British Library in London gives me an insight into emerging businesses and SMEs, so understanding where new opportunities might emerge is vital. In our property division…

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Business stars of the future

Hundreds of West-based students who have excelled in a business environment have been recognised for their achievements. UWE Bristol last week hosted its annual “Celebrating Talent” event at the Marriott Hotel in central Bristol. The occasion honoured the outstanding achievements of hundreds of talented students, who’ve represented the university through…

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Memorable exposure to business world

Internships are something of a cornerstone for the University of the West of England’s courses, and in the words of deputy vice-chancellor Professor Jane Harrington: “Knowledge is a given, but experience and understanding of the workplace is unique and key.” The awards, true to their name, celebrated those who took…

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