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Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2016’

Leicester Co-Workers – the story so far

Guest post by Ed Woolley from the Leicester Co-working meetup group… Since I’ve journeyed into the world of freelance and entrepreneurship I’ve very much enjoyed the freedom and independence it brings, but kind of felt something was missing. It could be lonely at times and I missed working with my colleagues. I set up Leicester co-workers as a means to …

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Meet The Startup: Fashion Purpose, 30th June

Fashion Purpose is a content platform aiming to give independent fashion retailers the competitive edge. Working with graduates from De Montfort University’s Frontrunners internship programme, Fashion Purpose will launch this month, spinning-out in 2017. Our speaker and Fashion Purpose founder, Dr Nicola Thomas is a Senior Lecturer in Marketing at De Montfort University with previous career experience at Seagram and …

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E-Commercial Conference 2016, 31st Oct

Leicester Digital’s annual conference is for anyone working in the digital marketing industry. This is a great opportunity for digital marketers to expand their knowledge of the industry and share knowledge and experience with like-minded individuals. A range of speakers from around the globe will talk about the latest developments and news related to digital marketing.

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Start-up Story: UniYap

If there’s one thing that students love to do, it’s socialize. However, there is a distinct lack of platforms for students to communicate on. At the beginning of a meeting, I briefly discuss this issue, following up with the solution: UniYap. UniYap’s features include channels and instant messaging that are likeable to group chats dedicated to societies, courses, sports team …

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The hunt is on for the best student business ideas

The hunt for the best students and graduate business ideas has officially launched, with £10,000 and other money-can’t-buy opportunities to get your hands on. NACUE has partnered with Tata for another year to fuel fantastic ideas with their national business pitching competition.

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