Enterprise students host annual Family Business Club event

UEA’s Enterprise Centre has a strong reputation for fostering new opportunities, and this was clear to see back in December when the building was taken over for the second, annual Family Business Club event.  From 5.30pm, on December 12th, 50+ guests received a warm welcome – complete with delicious street food from Namaste Kitchen – to the…

NBS Graduate Job Programme: Sarah’s Journey

What made you apply to GTMS? The realisation of taking every opportunity. The GTMS scheme provided both the opportunity of experiencing an assessment centre, the opportunity to practice interview skills and also the opportunity of exposure to lots of exciting local businesses. Please provide a brief overview of the GTMS process. How did you find…

Universities Business Challenge: NBS Students Reach Semi-final

My name is James Rhodes, I am a second year Business Management Student and this article is written to reflect on my team’s journey in the University Business Challenge so far. UBC (University Business Challenge) is a highly prestigious simulation based competition in the UK that is designed to develop employability skills using realistic business…

NBS networking: crowdfunding and creativity

With the Christmas break behind us, we kicked off a new year of networking with a sell-out business breakfast on Tuesday 15 January. After a welcome from Dr Arvind Yadav, Dr Tiago Botelho, Lecturer in Business Strategy, began the session by talking us through crowdfunding. Though examples can be traced back hundreds of years (even…

Deakin University Student Exchange 2018: A Successful Second Year

On Saturday 10th November 2018 Norwich Business School welcomed, eighteen students from Deakin University, Melbourne,  Australia, with open arms. They had just experienced a 23 hour journey and travelled over 10,000 miles to arrive at The University of East Anglia ready to embark on their two week international student exchange organised between UEA’s UEA International…

Title: Influencer Marketing – What is all the buzz about?

The tickets to the first CIM/Marketing Club event of the year quickly sold out- and rightly so. We were lucky to welcome Ian Shepherd, CEO and founder of The Social Store and chairman of The Business of Influencers, who shared insights from his experience in influencer marketing, a new rising marketing concept that is currently…

NETWORKING AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING AT NBS EMPLOYABILITY WEEK 2018

Every autumn semester, Norwich Business School (NBS) suspends teaching for a week and invites students to build their own timetable from a variety of employability-focussed events. This year has superseded previous years with an impressive 55 events held over the course of 5 days! We were delighted to welcome over 130 guest speakers from 70…