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Previous EO Newsletters
Want to see what we have sent out before? Lots of useful stuff!
University Entrepreneurial Successes
Some great case studies of how research has combined with entrepreneurship to create successes.
Find the answers to some very common questions about startups and entrepreneurship
Key Characteristics of an Entrepreneur
The word “entrepreneur” is often used in conjunction with startups and fast moving technology. But it doesn’t have to.
10 Ways Entrepreneurs Think Differently
Is entrepreneurship just a mindset? If you do any of these things, you might just be an entrepreneur. . .
What's the Difference Between Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses?
Are you an entrepreneur or a small business owner? Here's how to tell the difference.
Why entrepreneurship at university could be a good thing
I Have a Great Idea. . . Now What?
You finally found a great idea for a new business. . . but what are the next steps?
I Have an Idea Related to Research… Now What?
What do you do if your research creates an opportunity to develop a business? What routes can you take to commercialise your research?
Social Entrepreneurship is . . .
If you think social entrepreneurship means charity or volunteering, take a look at this.
The Many Faces of Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship comes in many forms. It's not just about starting your own business.
Keep the Cash Flow Flowing
Ways to keep the money coming once you've become a startup star.
How Entrepreneurs and Academics Are the Same
Academics and entrepreneurs are not as different as many people think. . .
Entrepreneurship, Bicycles & Fear of Failure
If you fall when riding a bicycle, you must always get back on. . .
How Can I Find a Good Startup Idea?
The way to get startup ideas is not to try to think of startup ideas. It's to look for problems, preferably problems you have yourself.
How Do I Know if My Idea is Good?
Dave Fletcher, from White October, talks about idea validation, from the 2014 Building a Business series
What does it mean to be Entrepreneurial?
Being entrepreneurial is all about thinking innovatively and acting on that innovation.
Why You (As a Student) Need to Learn Entrepreneurial Skills
Think entrepreneurship is for others? Here's why you need it.
What Does it Mean to Be Enterprising?
Being enterprising is not only a big part of being an entrepreneur, but also a student, a researcher or an employee.
How is Entrepreneurship Relevant to my Research?
Don't think that entrepreneurship can be used within an academic career? Think again.
Are You Ready to Start a Business?
A quick checklist of signs which may indicate you should get going. . .
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Science division
A-Z of Business Jargon to Stop Using
Don’t know your entrepreneurship from your elbow? Have no fear – we’re here to help the alcluistic!
There's No "I" in Startup
A successful startup needs much more than the person who came up with the idea. . .
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Medical Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Medical Science division
Oxfordshire Startup Ecosystem
Get on the map! Pinpointing where it all happens in Oxfordshire. . .
Hacking is Not Just for Computer Geeks
Don't know what a hackathon is? Read on to find out and get involved. . .
Intellectual Property (IP) Guide for Students
A students' guide to IP and where to find information and support
Top Tips for Digital Health Startups
Starting a startup is no mean feat, and a digital health venture is no exception. Here's a few tips to help you along the way
Startup Tips for Student Entrepreneurs
Have a business idea? Check out these startup tips before you, well, startup!
The Startup Newsletters I Actually (Mostly) Read
Inundated by email newsletters? Here's the ones I find the most useful
The Entrepreneur's Journey: Oxford Beginner
Here's where to go in Oxford, now and later, to explore entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Social Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Social Sciences division
Want to know more about entrepreneurship, but don't know where to start? Check out our handy Q&A
Register now for Building A Business 2016
Building a Business is a six-week lecture series designed to teach the fundamentals of developing a business.
10 Rules for a Great Start Up Idea
Follow these rules to ensure your idea is sound (infographic)
The Oxford Social Entrepreneur's Journey
Here's where to go in Oxford, now and later, to explore social entrepreneurship
Top Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Newsletters
If you want to learn more about entrepreneurship in any form, sign up for these newsletters
Technology Management with BP
This course will provide an understanding of the principles of managing devlopment projects.
How to write a business plan - Innovation Forum Oxford
hear how to design your business plan from Prof Peter Dobson OBE, who has published over 180 papers and 30 patents.
Cryogenic Cluster Day 2016 (CCD7)
Cluster Day is free to attend so register now to book your place
Social Enterprise Surgery
A drop-in session for any students or university staff keen to start their own social venture.
SIU360 Opportunity Recognition and Construction
At the start of their entrepreneurial career, one of the most difficult challenges is to learn how to spot opportunities
Jen Morgan on 'Strategies for Systems Change'
Jen will be sharing her insights on the important role of a 'systems entrepreneur' and what it takes to enable change at scale.
Oxford Business Forum Africa 2017
This year's theme is centred on the African Proverb ‘Until the lion learns to write every story will glorify the hunter'
Building a Business 2016 Lecture 6
Building a Business is open to anyone who would like to gain an understanding of the fundamentals of business practice
Jan 2016 'Entrepreneurs Forum' Drinks, Oxford
The objective is to create a high energy informal networking event
Starting Your Own Business Workshop - Part Two
Designed to support would be entrepreneurs & those who have recently started their business, how to attract and then retain customers