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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. . .
Why entrepreneurship at university could be a good thing
What's the Difference Between Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses?
Are you an entrepreneur or a small business owner? Here's how to tell the difference.
I Have a Great Idea. . . Now What?
You finally found a great idea for a new business. . . but what are the next steps?
Entrepreneurship in the Creative Industries
What is creative entrepreneurship? What does entrepreneurship in the creative industries look like?
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?
Keep the Cash Flow Flowing
Ways to keep the money coming once you've become a startup star.
Social Entrepreneurship is . . .
If you think social entrepreneurship means charity or volunteering, take a look at this.
How Entrepreneurs and Academics Are the Same
Academics and entrepreneurs are not as different as many people think. . .
The Many Faces of Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship comes in many forms. It's not just about starting your own business.
What does it mean to be Entrepreneurial?
Being entrepreneurial is all about thinking innovatively and acting on that innovation.
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.
Entrepreneurship, Bicycles & Fear of Failure
If you fall when riding a bicycle, you must always get back on. . .
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
Why You (As a Student) Need to Learn Entrepreneurial Skills
Think entrepreneurship is for others? Here's why you need it.
Entrepreneur in Oxford: What it's Really Like
Real life entrepreneurs working in Oxfordshire. . . all the ups and downs!
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.
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 Startup Newsletters I Actually (Mostly) Read
Inundated by email newsletters? Here's the ones I find the most useful
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
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Science division
Want to know more about entrepreneurship, but don't know where to start? Check out our handy Q&A
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 Medical Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Medical Science division
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
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. . .
Oxfordshire Startup Ecosystem
Get on the map! Pinpointing where it all happens in Oxfordshire. . .
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
If you want to learn more about entrepreneurship in any form, sign up for these newsletters
Oxford Executive MBA Open Evening
Please join us at the Oxford Executive MBA Open Evening on Tuesday 10 January from 7pm.
ROBIN Networking event 22nd September 2016
A warm reception in a relaxed and friendly environment where you can meet and get to know lots of like-minded people.
2017 Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards
MPLS Enterprise: Promoting your Ideas for collaboration and investment
Science seldom exists in a vacuum – working with other ‘stakeholder’ groups brings many benefits not to mention the potential for funding.
Bellwether Lecture: The power of the crowd
The social implications of the Internet, and its role in shaping our economic, political, and social future
Technology Transfer: Theory to Practice
This course is designed for those looking to understand and engage with the Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation process
12 point plan...get it right, sleep at night!
Pedalling Innovation - Oxford's first cycle data hackathon
Cycling in this city could be a better experience for all. We want to be part of a process of improving it
Social Enterprise Surgery
A drop-in session for any students or university staff keen to start their own social venture.