Category Archives: Startups

The First Week of Digital Circle …

Just after re-launching Digital Circle as part of the Raise family, we didn’t let the grass grow under our heels as we headed straight into a Roundtable with the Department of the Economy about the excessive disparity between the demand for digital skills and the supply. The consultation, being hosted by the CBI, recognises that […]

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Risky Business

Last weeks Raise session was about risk and mitigating risk. The first step was helping our startups identify the risk level they may pose to an investor (and for good measure, this could also apply to early customers, like those who engage via crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter). We have heard before how an investor is […]

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Education Sessions

RAISE MANAGEMENT ESSENTIALS SESSIONS Objectives: The MANAGEMENT ESSENTIAL sessions comprise core material for RAISE program participants to manage their business. Pre-Requisites: Basic understanding of business planning and funding. Suitable for: Scale Up – Companies are looking to scale and are  surrounded by people or resources that they need to manage. One off Price £2500 for […]

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Digital Forum – the Go Programming Language with GDG, Teamwork

Early morning coding session with the Google Developer Group, sponsored by Teamwork and Raise. Today it’s a developer into to the Go programming language. Raise has its origins in the Digital Circle and we believe strongly that we can’t have a thriving startup community without a thriving developer community. We have a live Zoom room […]

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