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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?
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?
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.
How Entrepreneurs and Academics Are the Same
Academics and entrepreneurs are not as different as many people think. . .
Keep the Cash Flow Flowing
Ways to keep the money coming once you've become a startup star.
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.
What does it mean to be Entrepreneurial?
Being entrepreneurial is all about thinking innovatively and acting on that innovation.
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.
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.
Are You Ready to Start a Business?
A quick checklist of signs which may indicate you should get going. . .
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!
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
The Startup Newsletters I Actually (Mostly) Read
Inundated by email newsletters? Here's the ones I find the most useful
Want to know more about entrepreneurship, but don't know where to start? Check out our handy Q&A
Oxfordshire Startup Ecosystem
Get on the map! Pinpointing where it all happens in Oxfordshire. . .
Intellectual Property (IP) Guide for Students
A students' guide to IP and where to find information and support
There's No "I" in Startup
A successful startup needs much more than the person who came up with the idea. . .
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.
Hacking is Not Just for Computer Geeks
Don't know what a hackathon is? Read on to find out and get involved. . .
The Entrepreneur's Journey: Oxford Beginner
Here's where to go in Oxford, now and later, to explore entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurs and Startups from the Sciences in Oxford
All these startups and entrepreneurs have a link to University of Oxford's Science division
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
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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Guest Speaker: Frugal Innovation by Jaideep Prabhu
Explains the principles, perspectives and techniques behind frugal innovation, a way that companies can develop high-quality products
Mix@6: Oxford Student Entrepreneurship Networking
Student in Oxford? Want to know more about entrepreneurship?
Careers Visioning: What are the critical dimensions for a successful life and career?
The benefits of a broad-minded approach to today’s challenges
Oxford Diplomas in Strategic Management Open Evening
We are pleased to invite you to the Oxford Diplomas in Strategic Management open evening
Oxford Business Book Club
Our title is The Rise of the Robots by Martin Ford
Entrepreneurship Project Information Session
Come and learn more about the Entrepreneurship Project and see how MBA candidates can help you turn your idea into a business venture.
MPLS Enterprise: Pitching to be Heard
Using your research as a starting point this interactive course will have you practising a series of pitches with your peers.
The Oxford Spinout Careers Fair
Do you want to work for a fast moving startup that is disrupting their industry and changing the world?
Oxford Business Book Club Sept2016
This month, we're delighted that Carlos Dean can join us to discuss his book, Successful Business Leadership: a Visionary Perspective.
An opportunity for external organisations and researchers from Oxford to get together and discuss current and future challenges