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11th February 2020
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‘Student Placements - Supporting Your Global Growth’: UK Trade & Investment event this month
Whether you are a new or experienced exporter, university students can offer your business the opportunity to undertake projects which might otherwise go unexploited, as well as introduce new ways of thinking to help your organisation further its global competitive edge.
In partnership with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), the Student Placements - Supporting Your Global Growth’ event will take place on 25th March. Hosted by the University of Portsmouth's Business School, the event will feature representatives showcasing opportunities from Portsmouth Business School.
Attendees will discover how support from a student could help your business
in the following areas:
• Language skills
• Research on new markets and strategy development
• Market visit support
• Development of international contacts
• Customer/supplier liaison
• Provision of cultural advice and support
• Customer service and administrative support
• Marketing support
• Follow-up on leads
• Website development
During this event there will be the chance to attend a short seminar from the Portsmouth Business School’s Value-added Board, which offers current and aspiring directors of small and medium-sized businesses guidance and advice on:
• Leadership and governance
• Strategy and entrepreneurship
• Financial acumen and risk management
13th March 2015