Monthly Archives: January 2013

Dog and owner’s life transformed by SureFlap’s new pet door

Quality of life improved with pet door says Royal Veterinary College animal behaviour consultant  Dogs need the sensory stimulation that comes with the new smells, sounds and sights found outdoors. However new research has found that many dogs are confined … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Dries Eyes

Low temperatures, high winds and UV light have detrimental effects on eye health “We all know our lips dry up when we are in  a cold environment, but some people don’t know their eyes can dry out too”, says Chris … Continue reading

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Skills shortage prompts innovative response by University of Hertfordshire and Melbourn Scientific

The ‘learn while you earn’ approach to specialist science courses is part of a drive by the University of Hertfordshire to address the intensifying skills shortage faced by UK pharmaceutical companies. The University is collaborating with leading life science company … Continue reading

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The making of a successful entrepreneur: Perspectives from the Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL) and Hong Kong entrepreneur Dr Dominic Chan

29th January 2013, 18:00 – 20:30, British Consulate-General, Hong Kong Hong Kong is still at an early stage in terms of high technology start-ups, when compared to places like Silicon Valley, Tel Aviv and Los Angeles, according to Hong Kong … Continue reading

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Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL) reveals the appetite for risk should be fed with experience

Is entrepreneurship a contact sport? 15 Jan 2013, The View, Marriott Hotel, Cairo, Egypt Entrepreneurship is not a solo activity and collaborative learning is a very effective way of developing the skills and appetite for risk that is essential for … Continue reading

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