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Can’t get you out of my head…

It’s 7pm on an early spring evening in Norwich, and at NUA’s Ideas Factory 60 members of Norfolk Network are learning to count. Not in English – let’s hope there’s no need for that – but in Mandarin Chinese: yī, èr, sān, sì ...

Charlie Watson
Singular Publishing
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Start up! Sync the City 2016

Sync the City 2016 launches Thursday 17 November. The event is created by SyncNorwich and UEA and brings together budding entrepreneurs with experienced business mentors and technology expertise. Teams are formed, whose members include entrepreneurs,...

Lucy Marks
Norfolk Network
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I grew a beard and turned it into a business

Norfolk Network is taking part in Global Entrepreneurship Week at UEA again this November. We've invited Freddy Furber, founder of international mens grooming brand Percy Nobleman to give an inspirational talk to students and members are welcome to join...

Lucy Marks
Norfolk Network
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The man behind the mobile

It’s not often that Neil Garner talks about himself rather than Proxama and the Next Big Thing in mobile tech, so we’re privileged to get a private peek at the ‘Man behind the Mobile’. Here’s his story of the journey from schoolboy geek to CEO...

Jane Chittenden
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