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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 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?
I Have a Great Idea. . . Now What?
You finally found a great idea for a new business. . . but what are the next steps?
How Entrepreneurs and Academics Are the Same
Academics and entrepreneurs are not as different as many people think. . .
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.
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.
Startup Tips for Student Entrepreneurs
Have a business idea? Check out these startup tips before you, well, startup!
There's No "I" in Startup
A successful startup needs much more than the person who came up with the idea. . .
The Entrepreneur's Journey: Oxford Beginner
Here's where to go in Oxford, now and later, to explore entrepreneurship
The Startup Newsletters I Actually (Mostly) Read
Inundated by email newsletters? Here's the ones I find the most useful
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
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.
Want to know more about entrepreneurship, but don't know where to start? Check out our handy Q&A
Are You Ready to Start a Business?
A quick checklist of signs which may indicate you should get going. . .
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!
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
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. . .
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
Online: How technology can help you properly manage your finances
we speak to Luvleen Sidhu and Ash Exantus from BankMobile, as they discuss how technology can help you properly manage your finances.
The “Idea” and the nature of the entrepreneur
This workshop will be focused on “Idea” translatability and the requirements of entrepreneurship and what it means to be an entrepreneur.
Financing Social Media: Beyond the Economy of Attention
This presentation questions the 'industrial' worker critique of social media labour, and its accompanying economy of attention framework
Startup Jobs and Networking @University of Oxford
Oxford Entrepreneurs hosts an evening of recruitment in startups
Google AdWords: The Anatomy Of A Winning Campaign
In this talk, we will dive into what makes for a winning campaign on Google Adwords.
Oxford Group: Managing Performance - A New Approach
The traditional performance management approach of ratings and annual appraisals is under fire, and rightly so. But what to do instead?
Science Education: Board Games and Videos
This workshop showcases innovative approaches of multimedia and gamification which are becoming increasingly popular for today’s generation
Mix@6 November 2016
A chance to hear stories from entrepreneurs as well as a bit of entrepreneurial networking
Bellwether Lecture: The power of the crowd
The social implications of the Internet, and its role in shaping our economic, political, and social future
Financial Awareness and Best Practice for Technology Companies.
The purpose of the workshops is to provide quality, value-added business advice in an interactive setting for companies