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Congratulations to our 13th Innovating for Growth cohort

We are now inviting applications for the next round of Innovating for Growth

Our research service can support your business growth

Our research service can support your business growth

Apply for £10,000 worth of free business advice

Apply for £10,000 worth of free business advice

Welcome to our new corporate partners

New corporate partnership with UK2, experts in all things web based

Sign up for Growth Vouchers

Find out how you can take advantage of affordable professional business advice with Business is Great Growth Vouchers

Register now for ‘Web in Feb’ events

Register now for the Business & IP Centre’s action-packed ‘Web in Feb’ month of events

Business & IP Centres launch in Sheffield and Liverpool

Join us in Sheffield and Liverpool as the British Library’s Business & IP Centre launches in both locations

Congratulations to our 12th Innovating for Growth cohort

Find out more about our twelfth Innovating for Growth cohort

Christmas 2014 opening hours

Find more information on the Christmas 2014 opening hours for the Centre and the British Library

Meet our I4G award winners

Five of the small businesses working with our Innovating for Growth programme recently won awards for growing their businesses.

5 tips for your countdown to Christmas

As we head towards the end of the year, it’s worth thinking, planning and acting on what still needs doing and making sure that you’re all set for the holiday season and beyond.

Join us at the Business Startup Show

Visit us at the Business Startup Show in Olympia on 27 and 28 November

Global Entrepreneurship Week Round-up

We celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week with 2,000 people over six days. Highlights included events, webinars, twitter chats and more.

Global Entrepreneurship Week: Startup Saturday

Join us on 22 November for the final day of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014 and the biggest ever StartUp Saturday

Global Entrepreneurship Week: Fri 21 Nov

Join us on 21 November for our last Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014 webinar and learn how to write a business plan

Great Faces of British Business Competition

Find out more about how you can apply for Great Faces of British Business Competition

Global Entrepreneurship Week: Thu 20 Nov

Join us 20 November and learn how to network for success and use social media effectively

Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2014: We're Bronze Winners!

We're delighted to announce that our Centre has been awarded the Broze Award for The Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the category of Entrepreneurs Champion of the Year!

Global Entrepreneurship Week: Wed 19 Nov

Join us on 19 November for our Make it, sell it speed mentoring and ouor free social media webinar

Global Entrepreneurship Week: Tues 18 Nov

Join us on 18 November for In Conversation with Kell Ryan and two free webinars for Global Entrpereneurship Week

Success stories

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Business & IP Centre
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London NW1 2DB
Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7901
Email: Reference Team

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