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European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Europe needs more entrepreneurs Creating more business and more jobs through fast-growing, innovative firms is one of the key objectives of the Innovation Union.

European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT)

A cornerstone of the EIT’s activity through the KICs is to support innovation in existing companies and also the creation of new business opportunities. The vital ingredients in fostering entrepreneurial activities are ensuring access to finance and support for enhancing business skills. Majorities in the US, the European Union, and China associate themselves with attitudes often ascribed to entrepreneurs.

Americans, however, are more likely than those in the European Union and China to see themselves as risk takers, competitive, and confident they can accomplish difficult tasks. In order to tackle this gap in entrepreneurial mindset, the EIT aims to create a more favourable environment in Europe for talent and entrepreneurship driven innovation to flourish. Preparing the entrepreneurs of the future. Books from Bain & Company. The Founder's Mentality In The Founder's Mentality: How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth, authors Chris Zook and James Allen explain why a "founder’s mentality"—an insurgent’s clear mission and purpose, an unambiguous owner mindset and a relentless obsession with the front line—is critical to sustainable growth.

Books from Bain & Company

Harvard Business Review Press February 22, 2012 Repeatability By Chris Zook and James Allen Successful companies endure by maintaining simplicity at their core. They build a “repeatable business model” that produces continuous improvement and allows them to rapidly adapt to change without succumbing to complexity. Harvard Business Review Press September 20, 2011 The Ultimate Question 2.0 By Fred Reichheld with Rob Markey The Net Promoter Score® has evolved into a management system that leading companies around the world are using to improve their customer experience, empower their employees and increase growth.

How to start a drop shipping business. Dropship Wholesale Products. Start a New Business with the Start Up Loans Company. Start a New Business with the Start Up Loans Company. Start a New Business with the Start Up Loans Company. Sign-in. £250 million milestone for Start Up Loans. Since 2012, Start Up Loans worth a quarter of a billion pounds have been agreed with start-up businesses to support them in getting up and running with finance and support.

£250 million milestone for Start Up Loans

Funded by government through the British Business Bank, Start Up Loans generate a return on investment to the economy of £3 for every £1 spent. Businesses up and down the country from digital start-ups to recreational centres have benefitted from the government scheme. Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark said: Whether you live in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland, and whatever your age, everyone should have the chance to turn a great business idea into a reality. British entrepreneurs and small businesses are the backbone of our economy. Small Business Minister Margot James said: Small businesses play a vital role in local communities, bringing them together and giving millions of people good jobs and livelihoods.

Enterprise Nation founder, Emma Jones, said: Case studies. A zero budget marketing guide from Telegraph Connect. Mobile payments easier, faster and more rewarding. Erasmus+ Joint Master's Degree. What's it all about?

Erasmus+ Joint Master's Degree

A Master’s Degree is your chance to really take your education to the highest level, and thanks to Erasmus+ you can finish your studies and get to travel at the same time. Set up on 1 January 2014, Erasmus+ offers an internationally recognized Joint Master’s Degree (JMD) in over thirty countries across the European Union. Whether you fancy the culture of Barcelona or the cuisine of Paris, the Erasmus+ Joint Master’s Degree will help you expand your knowledge of the world, while completing your education and enhancing your understanding of your chosen subject specialism. Can I apply? If this sounds like something you’re interested in, then you need to make sure you’re eligible to apply. Find a list of Joint’s Masters Degrees on offer. What countries are involved? Universities from the different 33 countries working with Erasmus+ make up a consortium, with the different consortia offering a range of Joint Master’s Degrees between them .

What qualifications will I receive? Homepage - Green Alley Award 2015. Enactus - Dedicated to making the world a better place through entrepreneurial action.