SETsquared Blog

National Business Awards & Wedding Band

28 Mar 2016

There has been a lot happening since my last post in August 2015! Firstly, I was very privileged to be able to join the University of Exeter at the National Business Awards in November, where the...

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Why I want SETsquared to lead the way for female tech entrepreneurs

07 Mar 2016

Martha Lane Fox’s 2015 Dimbleby Lecture identified the question of; ‘How to get more women into technology?’ as being key to the digital future of the nation.

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How space data could transform your technology start-up and why now is the right time to start using it

03 Feb 2016

The Space sector is at a major turning point, and now is the key time for technology ventures to capitalise on the availability and reduced cost of space-derived data.

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My top five tips for running a successful space tech business

28 Sep 2015

Proteus is leading the way in harnessing the availability, accuracy and resolution of satellite derived imagery coupled with advances in processing technologies to deliver global mapping solutions...

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How start-ups can harness the opportunities of emerging space technologies

28 Sep 2015

The biggest growth area for the space sector over the coming years is set to be in downstream technologies eg taking information and imagery available from satellites, combining it with terrestrial...

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National Business Awards

06 Aug 2015

This morning I heard from the Innovation Centre that the University of Exeter has been shortlisted for the Duke of York Award for University Entrepreneurship. This is a great achievement for all...

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Start-up Strategies: A basic guide so often overlooked

13 Jul 2015
I have seen a lot of business plans and investor pitches and, almost universally, the one constant amongst tech entrepreneurs is their unwavering belief that the market desperately wants what they...
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Final Call: Exeter Start Up Weekend

12 Jul 2015

Just a quick reminder about the Exeter Start Up Weekend to be held between the 17th – 19th June at the University of Exeter. It is the first time that university will be hosting the event, billed...

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How to Make Money From Websites

27 Jun 2015

It is a question that I often get ask, indeed, one that I often pose to myself. “How can you make money from websites?” Or the rather more general “How do I make money on the internet?” In todays...

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My four greatest tips for student entrepreneurs

23 Jun 2015
Norman Armstrong, partner at leading business and financial adviser Grant Thornton, gives his top four tips on entrepreneurialism.
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