Entrepreneurship & Economic Growth: Research Impact

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Skills Crunch – improving access to talent

Digital businesses and educational leaders gathered together to discuss the challenges of recruiting, retaining and nuturing young talent in the local and regional creative industries.  The event was organised by Silicon… »

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Finance for SMEs

A team from Bournemouth University has won funding from the Economic and Social Research Council to provide seminars addressing access to finance for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The seminars… »

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Governing the governors

Juvenal posed the question many centuries ago: Who will guard the guardians? That question plays a prominent role in the literature of corporate governance, and also in statecraft. Donald Nordberg, associate professor… »

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Transforming Digital Marketing practice by Small and Micro Tourism Enterprises

Outputs by BU’s Dr Philip Alford, facilitated by over £188,000 of research funding, examine digital marketing by tourism destinations and small and micro tourism enterprises (SMTEs). Research has been applied by a range of organisations with companies have benefited from an average 20% increase in traffic to their websites since applying these findings. A change in culture has also been witnessed, encouraging SMTEs to become customer-focused businesses.

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