NBS Networking – addressing sustainability in business

Environmental building design, sustainable societies and stakeholder engagement in supply chains were all on the agenda at Norwich Business School’s latest business breakfast. Hosted by The Enterprise Centre – the UK’s greenest building – the event provided attendees with a chance to discuss sustainability in business and make some new contacts too. Angela Macdonald, Tenancy…

NBS host the Young Enterprise Regional Final 2018

The entrepreneurial achievements of young people from across the East of England have been celebrated at the Young Enterprise Regional Final 2018, hosted by Norwich Business School. Students from secondary schools across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk have been taking part in the Young Enterprise Company Programme, gaining hands-on experience of setting up and running…

The Grant Thornton Employability Prize 2018

We were pleased to develop our programme of student employability prizes in May by working with accountancy firm Grant Thornton for the first time in a joint initiative to give NBS students a helping hand into the world of work. The undergraduate students that took part, all studying the Advanced Management Accounting module at Norwich…

NBS students take on Universities Business Challenge Semi-finals

Welcome to the Do Better Business blog, this week’s blog is all about the Universities Business Challenge (UBC) semi-finals that took place earlier this year. The UBC is a national competition that allows students to practice their business and financial management skills through a series of simulations. This year, two teams from Norwich Business School…

The Adnams Employability Prize 2018

Norwich Business School students have put their marketing skills to the test with some well-known Norwich brands, thanks to a collaboration with well-known local brewer Adnams. Now in its fourth year, the Adnams Employability Prize challenged students to engage with local businesses to produce a poster and 30 second TV advert. Eight teams were selected…

NBS networking: launching a new phase for Norwich Financial Industry Group (FIG)

60 members of the local business community attended the latest NBS business breakfast on 25 April to learn more about the development on the Norwich Financial Industry Group (FIG). Attendees enjoyed a networking breakfast before being welcomed by Dr Kevan Williams, UEA Associate Dean of Innovation, who discussed the benefit of a strong business community…

Effective video content – how to get it right? UEA/CIM Marketing Club

The night of Tuesday the 28th of February saw the arrival of ‘The Beast from the East’ to Norwich, as well as dramatic snowfall. The night also played host to the second UEA/CIM Marketing Club event of the year, entitled ‘Effective video content – how to get it right?’. The UEA students and industry professionals…

Strengthening the UEA MBA Family

Students past and present attended a special event at Norwich Cathedral on Tuesday 13 March to celebrate the UEA MBA network. The event, organised by Norwich Business School, focused on networking and inspiring attendees to make the most of the opportunities on offer to them after completing their MBA. Lucy Marks, managing director of Norfolk Network,…