Blogs

SETsquared Bristol’s guide to local business support resources

By SETsquared-Bristol / 30th May 2019

SETsquared Bristol’s business support isn’t suitable for all tech enabled businesses and some businesses are too early in their development to benefit from our world class accelerator programme. At SETsquared we understand that it’s tough starting out with a new business venture and want to ensure that all unsuccessful applicants receive helpful information about the…

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Mogul Magazine Digital Business Surgery: Finding a business mentor

By SETsquared-Bristol / 29th May 2019

SETsquared Bristol is proud to partner with Mogul Magazine, Bristol’s first Black led digital magazine. Members of our team share monthly business advice and digital business surgeries for Mogul’s readers in each publication. Submit your business question to info@mogulmagazine.co.uk, where it could be published and answered by one of our business experts. Together we’ll ensure that business advice,…

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Mogul Magazine Digital Business Surgery: Choosing the right legal structure for your company

By SETsquared-Bristol / 26th April 2019

SETsquared Bristol is proud to partner with Mogul Magazine, Bristol’s first Black led digital magazine. Members of our team share monthly business advice and digital business surgeries for Mogul’s readers in each publication. Submit your business question to info@mogulmagazine.co.uk, where it could be published and answered by one of our business experts. Together we’ll ensure that…

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Paul Forster, Community Manager

Paul Forster, Community Manager: Working together for better

By SETsquared-Bristol / 17th April 2019

It’s been two years since I commenced my role as Community Manager at SETsquared Bristol, which continues to be an exciting and insightful journey that is enriched by the projects I’ve led and the partnerships I’ve made as Diversity Champion. SETsquared Bristol have been working hard on increasing diversity and inclusion within the incubator, specifically…

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Rhian Jarman, Senior Administration Assistant

Mogul Magazine Digital Business Surgery: How to maximize social media for business

By SETsquared-Bristol / 25th March 2019

SETsquared Bristol is proud to partner with Mogul Magazine, Bristol’s first Black led digital magazine. Members of our team share monthly business advice and digital business surgeries for Mogul’s readers in each publication. Submit your business question to info@mogulmagazine.co.uk, where it could be published and answered by one of our business experts. Together we’ll ensure that business advice,…

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Mogul Magazine Digital Business Surgery: How to stay focused and motivated to succeed

By SETsquared-Bristol / 21st February 2019

SETsquared Bristol is proud to partner with Mogul Magazine, Bristol’s first Black led digital magazine. Members of our team share monthly business advice and digital business surgeries for Mogul’s readers in each publication. Submit your business question to info@mogulmagazine.co.uk, where it could be published and answered by one of our business experts. Together we’ll ensure that…

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Greville Commins, Entrepreneur in Residence: SETsquared Interviews – what the best prepared companies show us

By SETsquared-Bristol / 20th February 2019

When high growth technology start-up companies apply to SETsquared Bristol, the confidential online application is reviewed by the team and qualifying companies are invited in for interview. A lot of people ask us why do we do interviews and what are we looking for. Why do we do face to face interviews? To get to…

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Monika Radclyffe, Centre Director: SETsquared myth busting

By SETsquared-Bristol / 29th January 2019

Monika Radclyffe, Centre Director of SETsquared Bristol, expels some common misunderstandings about who can join the business support programme. The incubator doesn’t have space for startups – MYTH Business support is delivered through our bespoke acceleration programme, and the majority of our members join us on a virtual basis. However, we do have the whole…

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Rick Chapman, Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Rick Chapman, Entrepreneur-in-Residence: It’s not the answers that let us down…

By SETsquared-Bristol / 12th December 2018

No entrepreneur or business coach will ever tell you not to listen to your customers – they are the lifeblood of your business after all. However, there’s also a danger – the quality of response you get will be critically linked to the quality of the questions you ask.   A few months ago in…

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Rhian Jarman, Senior Administration Assistant

Rhian Jarman, Marketing and Events Coordinator: Focus or hocus pocus

By SETsquared-Bristol / 13th November 2018

At SETsquared Bristol, we often hear that one of the most valuable parts of our business support programme are Business Review Panels (BRPs). Their purpose is to act as a sounding board for the venture, to keep the business on track, and to help facilitate rapid growth.   During these sessions, our venture members present their…

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