Business and employers news

    • Apply now for the Oxfordshire Business Awards 2014

      Apply now for the Oxfordshire Business Awards 2014

      Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:06:07 GMT
      From The Oxford Brookes University Innovation Award to categories such as The Employer of the Year Award or The Apprenticeship of the Year Award, why not enter your company or nominate a company you know for one of 2014's Oxfordshire Business Awards? Enter or make your nomination online from now until Friday 28 February 2014.

    • Brookes student shortlisted for national entrepreneurship award

      Brookes student shortlisted for national entrepreneurship award

      Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:42:49 GMT
      An Oxford Brookes student has been shortlisted for an entrepreneurial award following submissions from across the UK.

    • Contractor announced for UTC Swindon

      Contractor announced for UTC Swindon

      Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:34:39 GMT
      UTC Swindon took a significant step today with the appointment of the education facility’s building contractor.

    • Dragons

      Dragons' Den event rewards social entrepreneurs

      Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:44:17 GMT
      Social entrepreneurs from Oxford Brookes were awarded grants at a Dragon’s Den style event held at the university overseen by Olympic gold medallist Katherine Grainger CBE.

    • Turning Passion into Action

      Turning Passion into Action

      Tue, 26 Feb 2013 18:58:58 GMT
      London 2012 Gold Medallist joins Oxford Brookes scheme supporting community projects

    • Oxfordshire Business Awards 2013 - open for entries

      Oxfordshire Business Awards 2013 - open for entries

      Sat, 02 Feb 2013 13:19:00 GMT
      From The Oxford Brookes University Innovation Award to new categories such as The Employer of the Year or Marketing Excellence Award, why not enter your company or nominate someone for one of 2013’s Oxfordshire Business Awards.

    • Restaurateurs and Brookes commit to make Oxfordshire a leading dining destination

      Thu, 29 Nov 2012 07:09:45 GMT
      On Tuesday 27 September, leading chefs Ken Hom and Raymond Blanc will host the launch of Oxford Gastronomica Seen in association with Oxford Brookes. This will see a collective of restaurateurs from across the county who are committed to making Oxfordshire one of the UK’s leading dining destinations.

    • New study reveals shortage of skilled staff across Oxfordshire

      Thu, 29 Nov 2012 07:08:03 GMT
      More than one in five employers in Oxfordshire are experiencing skills gaps in their workforce according to the largest survey of business in the region since the onset of recession.

    • Courses across the county support the unemployed

      Thu, 29 Nov 2012 07:07:22 GMT
      Free courses are now available across the county for people who are unemployed (or at risk of unemployment) to help get them back to work, self employment or into training.