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  Are you currently facing any business issues or considering new opportunities for your  small business or social enterprise? Would you like external advice and a fresh perspective? If so, the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies at the University of Leeds would like to hear from you! We are inviting applications from small businesses and…
Blog by Giulia Neuhaus, School of Earth and Environment Student & Co-Chair and Programme Lead (Leeds CEC) With constant publications and news around climate change, our generation in particular is very much aware of the threats and dangers of global warming. With so many issues to address, it leaves many feeling overwhelmed and powerless. What…
~ Blog written by Giulia Neuhaus, Co-Chair and Programme Lead (Leeds CEC) ~ School of Earth and Environment Student With constant publications and news around climate change, our generation in particular is very much aware of the threats and dangers of global warming. With so many issues to address, it leaves many feeling overwhelmed and…
~ Blog written by Giulia Neuhaus, School of Earth and Environment Student ~ and Co-Chair and Programme Lead, Leeds CEC With constant publications and news around climate change, our generation in particular is very much aware of the threats and dangers of global warming. With so many issues to address, it leaves many feeling overwhelmed and…
Monday 22 June 2020 Dr Mariana Estrada-Robles and Professor Nick Williams Mariana Estrada Robles is an early career researcher in the field of entrepreneurship and family business. Her research interests include studying the influence of family dynamics and institutional context in entrepreneurial families. Nick Williams is Professor of Entrepreneurship. His research mainly focuses on entrepreneurship and economic development, and he…
Dr Richard Tunstall, Lecturer in Enterprise Education, is pleased to confirm that he has been successfully elected by constituent university members in his bid to join the Board of Enterprise Educators UK from 1 August 2020 for a 3 year term.  Previously Prof Sarah Underwood represented the University of Leeds as a Board member and…
Dr Richard Tunstall, Associate Professor in Enterprise Education, is pleased to confirm that he has been successfully elected by constituent university members in his bid to join the Board of Enterprise Educators UK from 1 August 2020 for a 3 year term.  Previously Prof Sarah Underwood (Director of CEPE) and Brian Baille (InTechnology Incubator Programme…
This report was prepared by Professor Diane Holt, consultant, for the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs Division for Sustainable Development Goals. The views expressed in this report are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the United Nations. Across the world the creation of micro, small and medium…
Refugees are well placed to cope in a crisis situation, they have already lived through one. As part of a BA/LV funded project, Dr Deema Refai and her collaborators Dr John Lever and Dr Radi Haloub conducted a webinar on ‘Refugee and migrant Entrepreneurship During Covid-19’.  The webinar was hosted by CEES and included a…
Level 1 – Open to 1st and 2nd year UG students LUBS1010 Understanding Social Enterprises – Semester 1 This module aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to explore how for-purpose social businesses find socially innovative and enterprising win-win solutions to local and global social and environmental challenges. It will help students to…