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Using innovation to develop staff skills

20/03/2017 Creative Industries

The creative industries are heavily dependent on the skills and visionary mindset of the people they employ. Scottish Enterprise’s Clare Alexander explains how workplace innovation can boost business growth.

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Collaborating to cut costs and win more business pitches

17/03/2017 Creative Industries

Co-operative Development Scotland (CDS), a Scottish Enterprise subsidiary, was established to help companies grow by setting up consortiums, employee-owned and community businesses.

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Why your business should consider tapping into the sound of the crowd

13/03/2017 Creative Industries

In today’s competitive business environment, the ability to access finance via crowdfunding has become an increasingly popular route for companies. Tim Wright, Director of twintangibles explains why tapping into ‘crowd assets’ has become an essential skill for many businesses.

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How mentors are boosting Scotland’s competitive edge

10/03/2017 Creative Industries

Scotland’s creative sector is already a major contributor to the country’s economy. But, as Marie Dorris of Scottish Enterprise’s Workplace Innovation Team explains, the Business Mentoring service offers our growth companies the opportunity to reinforce the country’s global profile.

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Funding gives Scottish entrepreneurs the Edge

03/03/2017 Creative Industries

Jack Proctor, from the Scottish EDGE, discusses the benefits the competition brings and why you should apply.

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Glasgow support gives Swipii a platform for success

03/03/2017 Creative Industries

Hear how Glasgow's strong reputation for being a creative hub for business is paying dividends for start-up firm, Swipii.

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News

   

Glasgow researchers harness AI to combat colon cancer

University of Glasgow engineers have shown that it is technically possible to use an AI system to gu...

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GCU helps Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students to graduate with degree...

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GCU's world-leading Centre for Climate Justice praised by First Minister

Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, has described the Centre for Climate Justice at Gl...

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Blog

   

Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of women in STEM...

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The Scottish Government’s ambitious climate change targets will boost our bioeconomy

Ian Archer, technical director at the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains why the c...

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Artificial intelligence and 3D-printed organs: Art of Possible investigates the future of healthcare

Thanks to Scottish innovation, the future of healthcare could involve using 3D-printed organs for tr...

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Events

   

West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantal...

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T. rex in Town

Step back in time to the Cretaceous period and meet Trix, the first Tyrannosaurus Rex to go on displ...

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Bhutan in the Footsteps of George Sherriff

A fabulous exhibition of Sherriff's plant expedition trips to Bhutan in the 1930s and 1940s where he...

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