Edge Hill University – Harper Adams University Knowledge Exchange Meeting

Edge Hill University Business School shared best practice tips with four academics from Harper Adams University at a special event showcasing the Reimagining Ormskirk project. Co-ordinated by Kim Cassidy, Professor of Services Marketing at Edge Hill, and in collaboration with West Lancashire Borough Council, first year Marketing and Business students were asked to explore Ormskirk […]

Encouraging enterprise

Jessica Maguire

Second year Accountancy student Jessica Maguire is one of many budding entrepreneurs to have her business ideas nurtured by the Business School. A small business owner for six years prior to joining Edge Hill, Jessica is developing additional knowledge and expertise that will enable her to plan and finance a brand new enterprise on graduation.

Grant winning student plants seeds via social enterprise

First year Business & Management student Greg Anderton has successfully won a £2000 grant from UnLtD to support his small business in undertaking social enterprise work with local schools and other community groups. Greg’s started his company Leafy Lytham when he was a Sixth-former at Lytham High School, he notes that “I did my first […]

Edge Hill students provide recipe for success for local business

As part of the development of Employability and professional practice, Edge Hill students from the Business School are often given an opportunity to undertake live client projects for local and national businesses. As part of a retail marketing module, Second year marketing students have been working with local businesses to help them promote their businesses. As […]