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Enterprise and entrepreneurship education: Draft for consultation

Enterprise and entrepreneurship education: Draft for consultation | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
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2012 Guidance for education providers from QAA

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Turning entrepreneurial doesn’t stunt academic research output

Turning entrepreneurial doesn’t stunt academic research output | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
New evidence from Italy shows that - contrary to the accepted view - academics who become entrepreneurs don’t publish less.
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An enterprising future for social psychology postgraduates

These slides are from an enterprise workshop with social psychology postgraduates at the British Psychological Society's Social Psychology Section Annual Conference 2012.  

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ESRC report: PhD Graduate career choices and impact: a review of UK evidence

ESRC report: PhD Graduate career choices and impact: a review of UK evidence | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it

This synthesis, commissioned by the ESRC and RCUK's Research Careers and Diversity Unit, reviews what is currently known about the career choices of students who have completed their PhDs.  PDF available to download

 

Some other interesting reports here too!

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Partnering with industry: more than just a logo to help recruit students?

Partnering with industry: more than just a logo to help recruit students? | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
Universities can develop new postgraduate courses quickly, and increase their relevance, by making industry partners integral to the development process, says David Allen...
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Battle ready: Five steps to build recession-proof entrepreneurs

Battle ready: Five steps to build recession-proof entrepreneurs | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
Amanda Bullough, Ph.D., is assistant professor of global entrepreneurship and leadership at Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona. She is academic director of the Goldman Sachs 10000 Women ...
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How much are you worth? Good question! | Entreprademic

Academic entrepreneurs...it is important to know your value! 

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Higher education in 2012: leaders in the sector look ahead

Higher education in 2012: leaders in the sector look ahead | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
We ask leading figures in higher education to predict what 2012 will hold in their areas of influence as well as comment on the way leadership in the sector may evolve in the coming year...
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How to Create Productive Partnerships With Universities

How to Create Productive Partnerships With Universities | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
Too often, companies pursue collaboration with university researchers in an ad hoc, piecemeal manner. But by giving more thought to the relationship structure, companies can achieve better results.
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Japanese Universities Go Global, but Slowly

Japanese Universities Go Global, but Slowly | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
New universiities outside the major Japanese cities are beating bigger and older rivals by attracting more international students and graduates who are likely to be multicultural and multilingual.
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Three Manchester universities launch new scheme for enterprising students > Local News > News | Click Manchester

The three Manchester based universities that are among the best in the country are launching a new enterprise that will help post-graduates get a start in their careers.
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Report: Making industry-university partnerships work - Science|Business

Report: Making industry-university partnerships work - Science|Business | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
This study, built on a growing pool of academic research about the state of industry-university collaboration, offers concrete lessons and recommendations from experienced managers on both sides of the divide.
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Entrepreneurship – Born, Made and Educated by Thierry Burger ...

Entrepreneurship – Born, Made and Educated by Thierry Burger ... | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
This book is divided in three sections: The Psychology of Entrepreneurship; Academia and Entrepreneurship; Macro Effects of Entrepreneurship. It explores the psychology of entrepreneurship, the entrepreneurial intention, ...
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What Do PhDs Do? - www.vitae.ac.uk/policy-practice

‘What Do PhDs Do?’ (WDPD?) is the first ever analysis of the official first destination statistics of PhD graduates in the UK. It shows clear evidence of the broad appeal of a PhD and other doctoral qualifications to employers across the labour market.  (2004)

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Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried

Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
A recent report reveals that only 12% of third year female PhD students want a career in academia.
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Federal commercialization grants should fund the future, not the past

Federal commercialization grants should fund the future, not the past | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
Patents are a relatively tiny conduit of knowledge transfer compared to the firehose of what's called “open science” — published papers, conferences and interpersonal relationships. Other active channels are graduating ...
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Uni red tape stifling our success story

Uni red tape stifling our success story | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
WHAT would you think of a nation that had a really successful area of activity but so regulated and constrained the activity that its full potential was not realised, and its competitive position was threatened?

Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/national/education/uni-red-tape-stifling-our-success-story-20120730-239mr.html#ixzz22ChFToQb

 

 

 

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Tech News - Top universities sign with ‘Coursera‘ to offer free classes online | Techgig

Tech News - Top universities sign with ‘Coursera‘ to offer free classes online | Techgig | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it

A few months ago, free online courses from prestigious universities were a rarity. Now, they are the cause for announcements every few weeks, as a field suddenly studded with big-name colleges and competing software platforms evolves with astonishing speed.

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Cambridge becoming social media research hub

Cambridge becoming social media research hub | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
The world of social media is full of riddles: What is Twitter’s role in the Mexican drug war? How is Facebook altering teen romance? Can we track the spread of the flu through clues left on the...
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REDS guide to networking

‘I’m sorry, do I know you?’ The REDS guide to networking by academics for academics, Salford Postgraduates 2011

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European Research and Innovation at the Horizon 2020

European Research and Innovation at the Horizon 2020 | Academia is an industry | Scoop.it
Paul Coughlan and Ruth Kearney: The Innovation Academy at Trinity College Dublin -Facilitating University-Industry Collaboration Anne Katrin Werenskiold: ERA Working Group: Academic-Industrial Collaboration in H2020 ...
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