Futures Centre Brochure 2016 2017

Extra-Curricular Workshops with Plymouth Business School and Futures Entrepreneurship Centre 

Futures is an additional resource for Plymouth Business School and Plymouth Graduate School of Management students that is committed to providing a diverse range of opportunities and activities.

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• Enhance your professional skills
• Tap into your ability to innovate

Whether you aim to start your own business or become intrapreneurial within an existing organisation, Futures will facilitate the skills you need by providing specialised workshops and direct access to businesses and organisations through work based learning opportunities and mentoring.

What we offer


3rd October – Introduction to Social Enterprise workshop.  Sign up here

3rd October  – Introduction to IP by Mel Rawles. Sign up here

10th Oct – Guest talk by Paul Randall Managing Director of Rainbow Zebra. Sign up here

17th October – Entrepreneurial Mind-set talk and tour. Sign up here


19th October – Welcome to BETA Enterprise. Sign up here

20th October– Developing your Creativity workshop. Sign up here

24th October –  Presentation and Pitching skills workshop.Sign up here

11th– 12th November – Social Storm hackathon Sign up here

18th November – Why is it so important to own Intellectual Property! – guest talk by Andrew Reith. Sign up here

19th November – Certificate in Sustainable Business. Sign up here

23rd – Innovation in Business workshop. Sign up here

15th December – Business Plan Hackathon. Sign up here

31 Jan: Guest lecture from Jon Catney of Chimpsta. Sign up here


3rd Feb – Guest lecture by Trevor Worth of Portcullis Legals.  Sign up here

7th Fed Guest lecture by GAIN 20 Businesses

10th Feb Guest lecture by Rob Holmes

13 Feb: Guest lecture by Andy Phippen. Sign up here

14th Feb Guest lecture by Lerryn from Halto.  Sign up here

21st Feb  Guest lecture by Brett Butler-Smythe from The Apprentice.  Sign up here 

24th Feb Guest lecture by Raphael Dennett.   Sign up here 

8th March- Flourishing Enterprise workshop

15th March – Pitch practice workshop (semester 2)

16th March – Branding workshop

25th March  – Certificate in Sustainable Development (semester 2).  Sign up here 

28th March – Introduction to Social Enterprise workshop (semester 2)

10th May – Technology Skills workshop

16th May – Self- Leadership workshop

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