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What it means for small businesses in the Bailiwick
Last Monday, 5th March, saw the Jersey-based finals for the inaugural, Channel Island-wide Business Academy competition organised and sponsored by Bailiwick Express. It was a competition to find the best business on the day with 4 semi-finalists chosen from a broad range of applicants in autumn 2017.
Bailiwick Publishing launched its Business Academy competition last year - an opportunity for entrepreneurs to get their start-ups off the ground with professional help.
Bailiwick Publishing launched its Business Academy last year - an opportunity for entrepreneurs to get their start-ups off the ground with professional help.
Startup Guernsey hosted a special Food Entrepreneurs evening as part of a schedule of events in Guernsey for Global Entrepreneurship Week this month. Speakers included Primrose Matheson from Primrose Kitchen, a Guernsey girl who now lives in Dorset and runs her business, Primrose Kitchen in Dorset. James Le Gallez from Aperitif, Charlotte Dickson from Guernsey Oysters, as well as representatives from the Community Kitchen, Mens’s Shed and Makerspace Guernsey also gave presentations at the event. I asked Primrose from Primrose's Kitchen a few questions about her business:
A packed week of inspirational events for entrepreneurs was hosted by Startup Guernsey from 13th-17th November with seven events and workshops taking place attracting over 250 attendees.
A packed week of inspirational events for entrepreneurs will be hosted by Startup Guernsey from 13th-17th November as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.
There are no business sectors that could have failed to recognise the exponential growth of technology and artificial intelligence. StartUp Guernsey – the States of Guernsey’s arm to help business ideas get off the ground and flourish – hosted the first ever ‘big data’ conference in Guernsey on Monday.
Local students in Guernsey proved their tech savvy innovation skills in an exciting project with KPMG in the Channel Islands and the Digital Greenhouse in August.
Opportunities for Guernsey to exploit big data for economic benefit will be considered at the island’s first ever data conference next month.
Local students with a desire to work on digital projects have gained vital experience with seven of the island’s leading companies through the Discover Digital Summer Internship scheme this summer.
The conference is a great opportunity to discuss the opportunities in the area of blockchain, eGov, digital identity, AI, as well as provide a greater level of understanding around big data for local businesses.
Local students with a keen interest in a digital career have gained vital experience with FCG, the Guernsey-based parent company of the UK insurance provider 1st CENTRAL, through the Discover Digital Summer Internship scheme.
Local student Ben Allen gained vital experience with PwC through the Discover Digital Summer Internship scheme. Here we find out more about his placement.
JT has been working in partnership with Start-up Guernsey and the Digital Greenhouse along with six other leading companies within Guernsey to offer the first Discover Digital student internships this summer in Guernsey.
Local students with a desire to work on digital projects will gain vital experience with Sure through the Discover Digital Summer Internship scheme this summer.
After its successful inaugural event in 2016, FinVention 2017 will be held for on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at St James, St Peter Port in the same week that Global Entrepreneurship Week is celebrated in 125 countries across six continents worldwide.
Startup Guernsey is delighted to be able to offer a series of new Hands-On workshops where startups and small business owners can learn by doing in a small, classroom-like environment.
Startup Guernsey and the Digital Greenhouse are delighted to partner with seven of the island’s leading companies to offer the first Discover Digital student internships this summer in Guernsey.
Startup Guernsey and the Digital Greenhouse are delighted to partner with some of the island’s leading companies to offer the first Discover Digital student internship programme this summer in Guernsey.
FinVention 2017: Digital Guernsey: Great People: Great Innovations
Startup Guernsey was delighted to support the Google & Social Media seminar which took place on 10th March at the Digital Greenhouse.
Over 165 delegates attended Guernsey's first Blockchain Technology Conference on 2nd March at St Pierre Park Hotel.
Startup Guernsey has launched a new look website which it hopes will serve as an improved useful resource for setting up and growing new businesses in Guernsey.
The States of Guernsey, Carey Olsen, Northern Trust and Sure are hosting Guernsey’s first Blockchain Technology Conference to explore how blockchain technology could change the world as well as what it means for the future of local businesses in Guernsey.
The Digital Greenhouse in partnership with VisitGuernsey and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services (HPES) are hosting a Hackathon Challenge based around the opportunities for cruise ship passengers travelling to Guernsey.
Introduction to Managing Social Media for Small Business by Stefanie Haigh of ALL THINGS SOCIAL
A lack of time, skills and budget are the most common reasons small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) struggle to market their businesses effectively.
We had a fantastic evening Monday night at Startup Guernsey’s first Angel pitch night as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.
A packed week of inspirational events for entrepreneurs will be hosted by Startup Guernsey this November.
If you want to be more successful, PR can make the difference.
Tag Team is a Guernsey based technology start-up developing a global solution in the crowd-control, security and management space.
We had a great drop in session with the startup experts last Wednesday.
Our next Let's Talk drop-in session includes representatives from a range of businesses offering advice on setting up and growing a business in Guernsey.
Startup Guernsey is delighted to launch a new initiative to support local startups with free advice from marketing, startup, tech, e-commerce, legal, accounting, recruitment and networking organisations in Guernsey.
The lunch 'n learn session at the Digital Greenhouse this week focused on how to set up simple processes using digital tools that reduce admin and help you to promote yourself better to your target audience.
It was great to see so many people at our Business Essentials talk this week at the Digital Greenhouse.
A NEW EVENT TO SHOWCASE GUERNSEY, ITS GREAT PEOPLE AND THEIR GREAT IDEAS.
We had a great turnout for our Meet the E-Commerce Experts event last Thursday.
De Garis Accounting are cloud accounting specialists and are currently offering 50% off new XERO subscriptions for Startup Guernsey clients until 31st July 2016.
Local entrepreneurs in Guernsey will have an opportunity to boost their pitching skills at a special workshop organised jointly by NatWest and Startup Guernsey this month.
Natwest is delighted to bring Entrepreneurial Spark to Guernsey.
The Startup Guernsey “Meet the Marketing Experts” clinic took place at the Digital Greenhouse on 6th April.
Startup Guernsey is pleased to announce a new series of free “Meet the Experts” events for startups and entrepreneurs to learn from local experts in their field.
Our 2016 Meet the Experts series kicked off with Finance on 9th March in our new home in the Digital Greenhouse.
Startup Guernsey hosted its first alumni and supporters event this Tuesday 9th February to celebrate its recent move to the Digital Greenhouse.
Startup Guernsey is delighted to be moving into its new base at the Digital Greenhouse from Wednesday 20th January.