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Start-up Day 2019 wrap up - How to combine profit with purpose

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Today more and more businesses have steered away from the money-hungry corporate businesses, we saw dominating industry not that long ago. It is now more important than ever for your business to be seen to be having an impact, or...

Indian military widows

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The terrible plight of the widows of Indian soldiers in the period before, during and after the First World War is revealed in a file from the India Office's vast military archive. The earliest document in the file dates from...

Spare Rib archive - possible suspension of access UPDATE

Monday, October 21, 2019

In February 2019 the British Library determined that if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal it will be necessary to remove from access the full run of digitised Spare Rib magazines hosted on the Jisc Journals platform. If the UK were to exit the EU on 31 October without a deal, therefore, the Spare Rib digital resource will no longer be available as of this date.

Start-up Day 2019 – How to spot the key UK market trends right now with Mintel

Monday, October 21, 2019

Did you know you can access Mintel reports at the BIPC for free? If you need to do some market research, but aren’t sure where to start, Jack Duckett, Associate Director at Mintel, gave Start-up Day attendees some great pointers…...

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