Power Up Your PR: Engaging The Media For Start-Ups

Our workshop will teach you the basics of how to target the right journalists, tell your stories in an interesting way, and stay relevant in a busy marketplace. We’ll give you a crash course in the dos and don’ts of pitching to the media, how to use pictures to supercharge your chances, and ways to […]

Norwich Finance Conference

The Norwich Finance Conference aims at the exchange of ideas and the expansion of networks within our thriving financial services sector. The participants consist of professionals from a broad range of local organisations related to insurance, accountancy, law, banking, consulting, financial information and analytics, consumer-finance, stock brokerage, investment management, private equity, real estate, financial technology […]

Avoid Blandular Fever: Creating Brand Standout

In this two-hour workshop, creative director and artist Nicolas Ruston will take you through the process of creating a brand that stands out. The workshop will cover: -An intro to branding -Things to avoid from ‘Blandular Fever’ to ‘The Headscratcher’ -The SMP – why it’s important and how to create one for your business -A crash course […]

Protect Yourself: An Introduction to Intellectual Property

A short presentation on four areas: design, patent, copyright and trademark. The presentation will briefly introduce each area, discuss how to recognize your IP and how best to protect it. This will be followed by discussion of difficulties, such as concepts and methodologies, and a Q&A session. Intellectual Property is important to all current and […]

Crowdfunding: making it work for you.

Are you interested in finding out about different types of crowdfunding? Whether you’re raising money for yourself, a charity or a business this event is for you. We will look at the components of a crowdfunding campaign: pitch presentation, video, rewards, market analysis, team and exit. This event is aimed at those who want to […]

Why Every Start-Up Needs a Brand

Start-ups usually focus on their product and technology, forgetting about their customers and their brand. This 60-minute master class shows how entrepreneurs can build their brands quickly, and create more value for customers and investors. More students than ever are thinking of launching their own business, and technology makes this easier and cheaper than ever […]

Does your idea have legs: market research explained

Knowing your market is key to success – you must be able to measure the potential value of your product, and show it to potential clients. This workshop will show you how to conduct the market research that will enable you to do both of these things. This workshop aims to provide students with an […]

Pitch To Win – How to influence Investors, business owners and key decision…

In this workshop, local entrepreneur and UEA graduate Marcus Hemsley will give you a blueprint to create pitches and presentations that get results. The workshop will cover: How to create a presentation that makes you stand out from the competition (for the right reasons) The investor mindset: what they care about and what they want […]

Kickstart your freelance journalism career

Learn how to spot stories, pitch them to editors and make a living as a freelance writer. Bursting with ideas for stories, but unsure how to get them published? Don’t miss out on this jargon-free journalism workshop. Led by freelance journalist and UEA graduate Lauren Razavi, this lively workshop will teach you how to spot […]

Future of Making Things

New Anglia Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering group is delighted to invite you to the Future of Making Things Event The advent of a new industrial era presents an important opportunity for British manufacturing. Traditional approaches to competitive advantage are no longer enough, industry must respond to key challenges such as Industry 4.0 and the Internet […]

Disruptive innovation and optimal policy responses

Inaugural Lectures: Disruptive innovation and optimal policy responses Prof Kai Uwe Kuhn, School of Economics     New business models and disruptive innovation have dramatically changed how markets function and challenged existing regulatory frameworks from competition policy to labour regulations. This lecture analyses the underlying process by which rapid innovation comes about, and how to redesign regulatory policy to respond […]


Financial comparison website developed in Norfolk is set to challenge the international giants

A financial comparison site developed in Norfolk is now competing with the country’s top household names after being shortlisted for the prestigious Website of the Year Award. Knowyourmoney.co.uk has stormed into the comparison market and is now in a position to challenge nationally renowned comparison sites such as moneysupermarket.com and confused.com. The Norwich-based company was […]

Digital Marketing Agency Clark St. James Celebrates Company Growth with Rebrand

Norwich based digital marketing agency, Clark St. James (formerly SeanClark.com), has undergone a complete rebrand, and today proudly unveils its new name and website. The new brand identity reflects the evolution of Clark St. James as a company, which has grown from a one man consultancy to a fully fledged agency with seven full time […]


Sync the City Judges Announced, Along With £4,000 In Cash Prizes

Learn, Network, Startup We are very pleased to announce the judges & prizes for Norwich 54 Hour Startup event Sync the City. Join over 60 people who have already signed up, don’t miss out on this fantastic event. Claim your spot at http://syncthecity.com/ Again, this year we have £4,000 in cash prizes (£3,000 judges’ winner and £1,000 people’s […]


Naked Element’s software for Fountain reduces processing time by 95%

Fountain Partnership Limited are a digital marketing company based in Norwich, established in 2008. With a team of experts, Fountain are able to identify a company’s growth opportunities and build a customised strategy for the best results and command market share. Their strategies drive browsers to client’s websites, increasing opportunities to convert browsers into customers […]


Ever wondered what an algorithm is?

  Algorithms are everywhere. Our children are even taught about them at school, but have you ever found yourself wondering what an algorithm actually is? Maybe you’ve thought they’re something used by computers and created by computer programmers, but don’t really know what they are? The dictionary defines an algorithm as: “A set of rules […]

Humanizing Tech & The evolution of SEO and is it dead?

Humanizing Tech  Karen Longdin Being brilliant technically is only half the battle when it comes to being successful within a business. An exploration of how to humanize technology to two ends: To converse with your business, get your point heard and your projects sponsored. And to manage and lead other technical people and teams who […]

Spring Boot in Action

Spring Boot in Action

by Craig Walls ISBN-13: 978-1617292545   You can be pretty sure of what you’re going to get with a Manning ‘In Action’ book and Spring Boot in Action is no exception.  It’s clear, friendly while not being over familiar and above all a pleasure to read. In fact I struggled to put it down. I’ve […]


Are you ready for investment?

Are you ready for investment?  Pitch your idea to an elite panel of industry leaders and potential investors at our 7th CW annual Discovering Start Ups competition, 19th October 2016 at the Deloitte HQ in London. Last year 80% of the finalists received funding. MEET YOUR JUDGES There is just 2 weeks to go until the […]


Exercising Our Brains

On Tuesday 6th September lunchtime, myself and Lewis our Junior Software Developer took to the gym! We took part in a free corporate day offered by The Gym Group on Hall Road. I must say we were dreading it, but I was surprised by the results. According to numerous studies, exercising is not only beneficial […]

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