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Previous EO Newsletters
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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
Entrepreneurship in the Creative Industries
What is creative entrepreneurship? What does entrepreneurship in the creative industries look like?
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.
Why You (As a Student) Need to Learn Entrepreneurial Skills
Think entrepreneurship is for others? Here's why you need it.
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.
How is Entrepreneurship Relevant to my Research?
Don't think that entrepreneurship can be used within an academic career? Think again.
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.
Oxfordshire Startup Ecosystem
Get on the map! Pinpointing where it all happens in Oxfordshire. . .
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!
The Startup Newsletters I Actually (Mostly) Read
Inundated by email newsletters? Here's the ones I find the most useful
There's No "I" in Startup
A successful startup needs much more than the person who came up with the idea. . .
Intellectual Property (IP) Guide for Students
A students' guide to IP and where to find information and support
Want to know more about entrepreneurship, but don't know where to start? Check out our handy Q&A
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Science division
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
Hacking is Not Just for Computer Geeks
Don't know what a hackathon is? Read on to find out and get involved. . .
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.
The Entrepreneur's Journey: Oxford Beginner
Here's where to go in Oxford, now and later, to explore entrepreneurship
Startup Tips for Student Entrepreneurs
Have a business idea? Check out these startup tips before you, well, startup!
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
Are You Ready to Start a Business?
A quick checklist of signs which may indicate you should get going. . .
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
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Oxford Office Hours
Offering free one-on-one advice over coffee to any business that needs it
Startup Weekend Oxford
Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs.
Find & Build Your Audience Using Digital Marketing With Google
this event is perfect for marketers who are looking for new ways to improve and refine their digital marketing strategy
How Oxfordshire is driving the autonomous vehicle revolution
Interested in the future of autonomous vehicles and mobility in Oxford ? Come to join us for a fun evening
OxAI talk: Sander Dieleman (Google DeepMind)
Sander will talk about some of his most recent work at DeepMind
Technology: Your Passport to Global Growth
Microsoft is proud to be hosting the Exporting is GREAT hub at it’s UK headquarters in Thames Valley Park, Reading
Promoting your Ideas for Collaboration and Investment 2017
This course aims to get you thinking about widening your research through collaboration with others .
Lean Six Sigma Leadership Yellow Belt
This intensive one-day course has been developed to give a solid introduction to the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma methodology.
What to Consider when Setting up a Website - Didcot
This is a Morning Master Class for businesses that want to set up a website.
Using psychology to promote pro-environmental behaviour
This talk will discuss why behaviour change is important in wildlife conservation and explore what psychology tells us about human behaviour