Author Archives: Lorraine

Entrepeneurship milestone in Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkwha

ShareTweet I was really privileged to help evaluate a new business planning competition at Bannu University of Science and Technology last week.  15 students took part, presenting some exciting new ideas for businesses that would benefit their region – many … Continue reading

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Young Enterprise Awards Dinner – Creating Futures (3)

ShareTweet This is rapidly becoming a highlight of my year. Congratulations to Where’s Woolly, @youngentnz Company of the Year. Each wins scholarship to Massey University Business School. Ezekiel Raui presented Nadia Payne with the Massey Business School  Business School Young Entrepreneur Scholar Award. … Continue reading

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Gaining Momentum

ShareTweet Thrilled to participate in the launch of Momentum, a new student-led group for would-be entrepreneurs at Massey’s Wellington campus.  Created by Jeremy Gardiner (President), the first meeting of group attracted around 60 students who put some great questions to a panel … Continue reading

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START UP WEEKEND HITS PALMY AGAIN

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Paper Development Workshop: The future of Research in Entrepreneurship Education

ShareTweet Thursday November 10th and Friday November 11th  2016 in Aarhus, Denmark. Please download the full invitation here: http://tinyurl.com/2016pdw-invite Deadline for registration and abstract is October 1st 2016. Registration link: http://tinyurl.com/2016pdw WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES Receive constructive feedback from senior scholars within … Continue reading

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Enter the Dragons…

ShareTweet It doesn’t seem like two minutes since Young Enterprise tee’d off at the Golf Club in Palmerston North.  This week, it’s the turn of the Dragons to have a look at some of those ideas that the students have … Continue reading

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Keeping busy in rural New Zealand

ShareTweet Loving the regional development side of things.  As part of being appointed to Palmy’s Digital Leaders Forum, took  a look around the region at Whanganui’s link with the Intelligent Communities Forum, leading economist Shaumabil Eaqub on the panel good value … Continue reading

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Young Enterprise tees off in Palmy

ShareTweet Some super ideas already on the table as the Manawatu region Young Enterprise Scheme began yesterday at the Manawatu Golf Club in Palmy.  Watch this space!

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A friend’s project – please read and support

ShareTweet A chance to make a difference to children’s education in the Himalayas

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Maori Academy of Science launch

ShareTweet Puhoro is about community and industry collaboration that recognises wider family networks (whanau) as key drivers of success for aspirant Maori technologists, scientists and engineers.  Great to see so many enthusiastic faces at the Maori Academy of Science launch … Continue reading

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