SETsquared Blog

Could you sell your own Granny?

29 Nov 2012

We have all heard that expression but most of us think that this applies to those who are "sales" people. When I started work in IT I certainly thought sales was only something “those types of...

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From Idea to Company in 56 Hours

08 Nov 2012
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Dot.Communism?

29 Oct 2012

Venturecannibalism is feeling good about the world. Is it the Dawning of the Age of Aquarius or is the coincidence of two new ‘sharing economy’ start-ups at the Bath Innovation Centre just, well, a...

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Is this recession breeding our next generation of Entrepreneurs?

28 Oct 2012
With graduate jobs being a scarce commodity, students are looking for alternative career choices as they complete their education. Two students from the SETsquared Partnership have faced that...
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Oooo if I could be a student again

25 Oct 2012
When I went to Uni we had a healthy dose of lectures and partying without much in between. I don’t remember people trying to entice me to join groups to do good or learn other skills. In fact the...
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The flip-side of entrpreneurship

15 Oct 2012
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What Investors Want - What They Really Really Want

14 Oct 2012

I have seen many investment pitches from entrepreneurs during my time at SETsquared and I am still amazed  that they miss what investors really want to hear - how they are going to make money! Most...

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Best of British Innovation to Showcase

02 Oct 2012

It is just 16 days to go now until our Investment Showcase on 18th October in London. I always get excited at this time of year. Being able to bring together 20 of our best investment opportunities...

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East & West – local clusters make the connections nationally and beyond

30 Sep 2012

Cambridge at the start of this week to catch up with our friends at Cambridge WirelessSilicon South West is partnering with the network on the Discovering Start-Ups competition (London 21.11.12)...

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Bardowl’s book streaming will change the way we read & write

22 Sep 2012

I was thrilled to see that Bardowl CEO, Chris Book, won the CEO Summit Award for Innovation at last week’s Meffys. Greatly deserved.  Chris is a superb business leader and contributes hugely to the...

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