The latest news, success stories, thoughts from our blog, and consultations
BLOG 21 APR 2017
Small business gets consultancy from academia, thanks to Enterprise Europe Network. Read More...
BLOG 17 APR 2017
Find out about the grants opportunities hiding behind the main Horizon 2020 funding programme... Read More...
funding, horizon 2020
BLOG 12 APR 2017
A brief blog update on what ISO5050x is and how it could benefit your organisation, with an update on committee meeting progress! Read More...
innovation management, innovation standards, BSI, ISO
BLOG 12 APR 2017
The UK standards body, BSI, have updated their BREXIT summary for those working in industry worried about standards development in their sector. Read More...
brexit, international standards, european standards, market access, BSI
BLOG 5 APR 2017
The team around you can develop significant ideas that can push the business forward in ways you hadn't even imagined. Read More...
innovate2succeed
BLOG 29 MAR 2017
GDPR: EU legisation that, irrespective of Brexit, UK businesses need to comply Read More...
BLOG 29 MAR 2017
Continuing the 'Women in Innovation series read our interview with Innovate UK award winner Jenna Bowen. Read More...
innovate2succeed
BLOG 17 MAR 2017
Tips for entrepreneurs to get themselves out there. Read More...
BLOG 10 MAR 2017
Read how successful women in innovation winner and innovate2succeed recipient goes about her business Read More...
innovate2succeed
BLOG 9 MAR 2017
Several points from yesterday's Budget will have had UK innovators and entrepreneurs pricking up their ears. Read More...
BLOG 28 FEB 2017
Growing your international business profile can add value to your business, but how to best capture, protect and exploit your 'hidden' assets? Read More...
intellectual property
BLOG 24 FEB 2017
Trade missions to Romania could lead you to that all important overseas business deal. Read More...
events, international
BLOG 24 JAN 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May's proposals for a modern Industrial Strategy looks to secure a future as a competitive, global nation. Read More...
BLOG 19 JAN 2017
In a changing global environment that creates both uncertainty and challenge, it also creates an opportunity. Read More...
BLOG 5 JAN 2017
Knowledge Transfer Network is part of Innovate UK and provides business and academic sector networking. Read More...
BLOG 20 DEC 2016
Here's an objective review of two online sources of finance, endorsed by the European Commission. Read More...
funding
BLOG 13 DEC 2016
Read why small businesses help shape their industry's European standards. Read More...
BLOG 23 NOV 2016
Here's summary of the Chancellor's announcements from the 2016 Autumn Statement which directly affect ambitious businesses. Read More...
BLOG 3 NOV 2016
Manchester saw innovators come together for two days. Here are some choice cuts of what went on... Read More...
BLOG 24 OCT 2016
Network and expand your business at Innovate 2016, Manchester 2 & 3 Nov. Join the UK's leading businesses. Read More...
BLOG 11 OCT 2016
Contrarily, the majority of innovations don't come out of the blue; they are brought about systematically, this post discusses how. Read More...
innovation management, innovation standards, BSI, ISO
BLOG 7 OCT 2016
Find out how you can cut costs and improve new business prospects by going green. Read More...
BLOG 29 SEP 2016
Read about some funding options available for East Midland business. Read More...
BLOG 18 AUG 2016
Liz Flint talked to Universities UK recently about Innovate UK's simpler offer and the work of its regional managers. Read More...
about een
BLOG 17 AUG 2016
Search this resource to find partners to make a European funding bid. Read More...
funding, horizon 2020
BLOG 12 AUG 2016
With a Venturefests coming up Wales, Manchester and Scotland, here are some top tips for getting the most out of business networking events. Read More...
BLOG 26 JUL 2016
BSI recently held a webinar focusing on the UK's future role in developing International Standards, post-referendum. In short, it's business as usual! Read More...
brexit, international standards, european standards, market access
BLOG 25 JUL 2016
BBC broadcast a Newsnight debate discussing the referendum result last month. Meanwhile international business carries on. Read More...
about een, brexit
BLOG 18 JUL 2016
EEN joined others from the Wales Space industry to hear successes, plans and internatiopnal opportunities for businesses in Wales Read More...
partnering, space, international
BLOG 13 JUL 2016
Parliament's Science and Technology Committee called Innovate UK, Research UK and the Minster to give evidence. Here's what happened... Read More...
about een, brexit, funding, horizon 2020
BLOG 24 JUN 2016
Our events are very effective at introducing potential business partners. Many progress to partnerships, where intellectual property is vital. Read More...
events, intellectual property, international
BLOG 25 MAY 2016
Leigh Jenkins, Marketing Manager, Enterprise Europe NetworkSW, asks Dr Ruth McKernanCBE about her role and how the UK fares on the international scene Read More...
innovation, international trade, Innovate UK, Enterprise Europe Network
BLOG 20 MAY 2016
We helped with the research to back up the funding bid for this ambitious research facility Read More...
research
BLOG 3 MAY 2016
From seasoned assessor, Elena Gaura, these tips will come in handy for any Horizon 2020 funding call Read More...
horizon 2020
BLOG 29 APR 2016
Brokerage events are a prime opportunity to meet potential business partners. Enterprise Europe Network can help you take part... Read More...
brokerage, events
BLOG 21 APR 2016
An innovative lighting product is transforming the advertising display industry after securing £120,000 worth of private investment. Read More...
innovate2succeed
BLOG 15 APR 2016
CEN/TS 16555 on innovation management has been recently published. This is a quick guide to what's in it, why it was written and what use it might be. Read More...
innovate2succeed
BLOG 14 APR 2016
We hosted an event to share tips on how to set your business funding proposal apart from the crowd. Here's our blog write up. Read More...
funding, horizon 2020
BLOG 4 APR 2016
Conferences are often opportunities to naval gaze. Not this one. Lots of things to take forward as we service our clients. Read More...
about een
BLOG 22 MAR 2016
One of the EEN's most useful activities is Sector Groups: Here's snapshot of what the Intelligent Energy Sector Group gets up to. Read More...
sector group, intelligent energy, about een
BLOG 8 MAR 2016
Business trade missions are when we take clients aboard to meet potential partners. Here's how a recent mission to Romania went. Read More...
trade mission, events
BLOG 3 MAR 2016
Here are a few thoughts on a vibrant sector in Wales, which crosses boarders into the continent. Read More...
events, funding
BLOG 15 FEB 2016
What was once the preserve of cyberpunks, geeks and techno-freaks is finally set to become the mainstream Read More...
Virtual Reality, south west
BLOG 5 FEB 2016
Read business funding tips from clients of ours, who we bumped into at the Business Funding Show Read More...
funding, events
BLOG 26 JAN 2016
Enterprise Europe East has been active in supporting clients to grow their business overseas. Working with YouCanBook.me to help them with advice and information about employment contracts and legislation in Europe has allowed them to achieve more stabil Read More...
BLOG 26 JAN 2016
Enterprise Europe East has been active in supporting clients to grow their business overseas. Working with Geyser Thermal Energy Ltd to help them with establishing partnerships with overseas businesses has given them access to markets beyond the UK. Read More...
BLOG 18 JAN 2016
7 free workshops in the East of England for small businesses to help them take the next step. Read More...
events
BLOG 14 JAN 2016
Since October 2015, the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) has been offering a series of skills training workshops on a wide variety of subject across the country. The Entrepreneurial Skills Training workshops, delivered by EEN on behalf of Innovate UK, are Read More...
Entrepreneurs Skills, Strategic Marketing
BLOG 8 JAN 2016
Award-winning export ambassador Victoria Boldison shares her tips for succeeding overseas... Read More...
Entrepreneurship & SMEs, EU Enlargement, Free movement of goods, Internationalisation, Market Information
BLOG 7 DEC 2015
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BLOG 11 NOV 2015
We have 21 different partners in separate organisations on many sites. For Customer Relationship Management (CRM), this presents us with many technical and change management challenges. How do we get everyone to do the same thing in the same system? Read More...
CRM, Salesforce.com, Salesforce, EEN
BLOG 6 NOV 2015
BLOG 2 NOV 2015
Food and drink remains one of the UK's biggest manufacturing sectors employing one in eight people and contributing £103bn to the UK economy. Last year the UK exported to 228 countries and territories around the world, with exports of UK food and drin Read More...
food, food & drink
BLOG 14 OCT 2015
As we start a new project to discover what this website could look like like if we started with a blank canvas, I wanted to gauge user satisfaction so we had something to benchmark against. Read More...
digital, satisafction
BLOG 21 SEP 2015
People sign up to this website everyday and recent improvements show the process is easier. Read More...
usability, digital
BLOG 18 SEP 2015
Enterprise Europe Network is recruiting a Trade and Information Adviser in the East of England. Read More...
BLOG 1 SEP 2015
To improve our services, we are in the process of implementing a stronger back office, or customer relationship management (CRM) within our Enterprise Europe Network consortium in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It has huge scope to indirectly improv Read More...
CRM, Agile, EEN
BLOG 17 AUG 2015
BLOG 15 JUL 2015
We've been working to identify the biggest issues with this prototype site by testing it on potential clients Read More...
digital, usability
BLOG 3 JUL 2015
Greater London Enterprise is seeking Enterprise Europe Network Advisors to join its team. Read More...
jobs
BLOG 24 JUN 2015
We hosted TechMatch for the second time and had given ourselves the ambition to double our client take up - we soon found demand for Tech partnerships so high we had to close registration over a week before the event! Read More...
tech, brokerage event
BLOG 15 JUN 2015
I'm excited to launch this blog. It'll be our scrapbook for ideas, prototypes and progress for digital and non-digital work. For this first post, I wanted to set out the stall for how we'll improve our digital offering from here on. Read More...
digital, approach, agile, assessment