South West Growth Fund awards first £1.9 million to businesses
Plymouth University news: £1.9 million has been awarded to 17 businesses from Cornwall to Gloucestershire, through a fund launched last year by Plymouth University’s GAIN team, SWMAS Ltd, South West Water Business Services and the Western Morning News.
Second home owners feel they have positive impact on tourist communities - study
Plymouth University news: Second home owners in North Cornwall believe they have an overwhelmingly positive impact on the region generating opportunities for employment and boosting the economy, a study has suggested.
Taking tough decisions hurts fundraisers' morality, study suggests
Plymouth University news: Fundraisers’ sense of themselves as moral individuals is damaged by having to make the difficult ethical decisions they encounter every day in their jobs, according to new research from the Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy
Research and employment opportunities
There’s an international shortage of hydrographic surveyors, meaning great opportunities and strong industrial and employment links for successful graduates.