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Interested in enterprise and/or self employment? Then come along to this workshop.
Challenges in Social Enterprise. Three panellists from different sectors will provide a variety of aspects on the challenges that local social enterprises face in today’s global market
Date: 6th May 2014 Venue: Room 1.06, Business School, Maurice Keyworth building Time: 6:00-7:30pm What is CSR in Action? The CSR in Action project, funded by Santander, is an opportunity for you  to learn about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) from businesses, and work with and develop a CSR plan for local community projects. Why get involved? – Learn more about Corporate Social Responsibility from top companies – Develop a CSR plan to action in the local community – Add experience and credibility to your CV – Make an impact! To sign up Email: lec@leeds.ac.uk Find out how you can get involved and hear from our corporate representatives: http://lubswww.leeds.ac.uk/downloads/CSRinAction2014.pdf
Venue: EC Stoner SR 7.83 Think you’ve got Britain’s next biggest idea? Want to be in with a chance of winning a £500 prize? Bring your ideas to Leeds Enterprise Society (EnterSoc) Dragon’s Den style challenge! Find a new/innovative product or service with a technological aspect, and pitch your business plan to a panel of professional judges. The pitches/judging will commence at 4pm. Free food and drink will be provided. It’s free to enter, and groups must be four or less. For more information check out the EnterSoc Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/entersoc.leeds?fref=ts
Venue: Various locations across Leeds Time: 10am onwards What is CSR in Action? The CSR in Action project, funded by Santander, is an opportunity for you  to learn about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) from businesses, and work with and develop a CSR plan for local community projects. Why get involved? – Learn more about Corporate Social Responsibility from top companies – Develop a CSR plan to action in the local community – Add experience and credibility to your CV – Make an impact! To sign up Email: lec@leeds.ac.uk Find out how you can get involved and hear from our corporate representatives: http://lubswww.leeds.ac.uk/downloads/CSRinAction2014.pdf
Venue: Careers Centre – Teaching Room LG02 Interested in enterprise and/or self employment? Then come along to this workshop. Please sign up for this event here. Graduates can sign up by emailing r.o.doyle@leeds.ac.uk to book a place. About Start-up Workshops:
Business experts will deliver a different aspect of starting your business, including keeping things legal, tax and national insurance, marketing and market research, selling your product and services and much more. These workshops are a great way to develop your knowledge and more importantly they are a great way to meet like-minded people who also help you to grow or your idea or provide a service/product for you business. The full workshop programme for Winter 2014 can be found here: http://careerweb.leeds.ac.uk/info/58/start_up_workshops
   
Venue: Careers Centre – Teaching Room LG02 Interested in enterprise and/or self employment? Then come along to this workshop. Please sign up for this event here. Graduates can sign up by emailing r.o.doyle@leeds.ac.uk to book a place. About Start Up Workshops: Business experts will deliver a different aspect of starting your business, including keeping things legal, tax and national insurance, marketing and market research, selling your product and services and much more. These workshops are a great way to develop your knowledge and more importantly they are a great way to meet like-minded people who also help you to grow or your idea or provide a service/product for you business. The full workshop programme for Winter 2014 can be found here:  http://careerweb.leeds.ac.uk/info/58/start_up_workshops
Venue: Western Lecture Theatre This event is open to all. No need to book.
Do you have a business idea? Have you already started your business and now want to take it to the next level? Who can enter? Any University of Leeds undergraduate or graduate (up to seven years), who is thinking about starting a business or who has started a business in the last 24 months. Key dates: Closing date: Thursday 20th…