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Services to business

Services to business

Glyndŵr University provides support to companies from all industry sectors including access to the extensive knowledge, skills and resources at the University. 

We have a wealth of experience working with companies of all sizes and at all stages of product or service development. With a track record of establishing enterprising, mutually beneficial relationships, we work with you to understand and meet your objectives, finding the right people and expertise for your needs.

Whether you’re a start-up with a brilliant idea or an established business looking for fresh perspectives, we provide first-rate research and testing facilities coupled with the commercial skills to help your business flourish.

Here at Glyndŵr University we want to help your business grow and your people develop.  Sometimes this comes down to training opportunities but sometimes it’s about changing attitudes or looking at your company in a new light with fresh eyes. 

As part of our services to business, we offer a number of different consultancy opportunities both with our academic and non-academic experts. 

To book an consultation or discuss our consultancy opportunities in more detail call 01978 293558 or email in-business@glyndwr.ac.uk

Below are some examples of our consultancy servcies:

Psychometrics

Glyndŵr University is able to offer a consultancy service related to your recruitment needs.  A qualified careers professional, trained to the British Psychological Society (BPS) standards will work with you to understand your specific requirements and deliver an appropriate session using psychometric tests.

Recruiting New Staff? Find out more here

Here's where you can find our latest news and also events that we're hosting. Keep checking back for future updates.

You can also keep track of what's happening by following us on Twitter, adding us on Facebook, or joining our group on LinkedIn

For more information on events please email inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk

What's On

March 

NWBS Event 

Wednesday 9th March 2016 1-2pm at Wrexham Glyndwr University 

An Audience with……Rich Brady – Award winning MD of Denbigh Army Surplus and Co-Founder of Recruit Packs 

More info and booking

Thursday 17th March 2016, 4.30pm – 6.30pm, Catrin Finch Centre, Glyndwr University

Customer Power Presented by George Savva

More info and booking – inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk

April

NWBS Event

Wednesday 13th April 1-2pm at Wrexham Glyndwr University

An Audience with……..Mike Learmond of Federation of Small Businesses – Mike will talk about the pressures of running your own business, the campaigning and lobbying work of FSB and how it supports smaller businesses.

More info and booking

NWBS Event

Wednesday 27th April 1-2pm at Wrexham Glyndwr University

An Audience with……..Zak Manhire, Young Designer of the year Finalist 2004, Brand Manager, and Managing Director & Founder of Ma-Ga London Ltd, The Couture Club Ltd, Sink Swimwear Ltd and SuppsCompare.com

For more info email: inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk

Joint Glyndwr Club and Mingle for Business Event

28th April 5.30pm-7pm at Wrexham Glyndwr University

For more info email: inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk 

May

Glyndwr Club Event

Tuesday 24th May 2016, 8.30am – 10.30am 1887, Wrexham Glyndwr University

Cyber Crime and Fraud Prevention Presented by David Potter

More info to follow or email inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk 

June

NWBS Event

Thursday 23rd June 9.30am registration – 3pm close, Catrin Finch, Wrexham Glyndwr University

HR Conference with Key note Speaker Norman Pickavance, and papers being delivered by MAHRM Final Year Students

More info to follow or email inbusiness@glyndwr.ac.uk


News

  • Business school chief wants Glyndŵr University to unlock potential of the region - see more here via Daily Post Wales.
  • Glyndŵr University has 'huge potential' in changing global economy - see more here via Daily Post Wales.

In business logo

Glyndŵr University Business School formed an InBusiness network which aims to provide stronger links between Industry, Academia and their students. 

The network is designed to give back to the individuals, businesses and organisations who work with the Business School and to reward them for their engagement with the InBusiness Team.

This exclusive network is available to any and all companies who engage with the Business School in one or more of the following ways:

  • Commission a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP);
  • Utilise the professional development programmes available for staff development;
  • Utilise the extensive consultancy services offered by the Business School team;
  • Provide work experience to Business School students through a placement;
  • Engage with Business School students through our think tank sessions to share ideas and add a practical dimension to their studies;
  • Develop bespoke training programmes that harness the expertise of the Business School team and their associates;
  • Provide case studies and/or projects within the existing curriculum for the Business School students.

There are a number of additional rewards offered to members of this exclusive network.  They include the following opportunities

  • A series of learning and development workshops aimed at increasing knowledge and promoting shared learning amongst the business community;
  • Exclusive ‘member only’ networking events;
  • Invitation only lunches in the Executive box at the University Racecourse stadium for football and rugby matches;
  • Invitation only networking dinners;
  • A licence to utilise the InBusiness Network logo on company websites, recruitment and marketing materials*

 

JOIN NOW: Sign up to become a member of our FREE InBusiness network by completing this Registration form

 

*Subject to signed licence agreement

 

Free Vacancy Advertising* with the Careers & Zone

We offer employers:

  • FREE vacancy advertising*
  • 24-hour accessible database
  • Directly upload your own vacancies** onto the Careers & Zone web pages
  • Opportunities to recruit and interview directly on campus
  • Employer portal
  • Other opportunities to work with our students

*Please note, there is usually a charge for Recruitment Agencies to use our services - contact us for details.
** We reserve the right to refuse a job listing if it doesn’t meet our standards as set out in our Code of Practice (available on request)

Why advertise at the Careers & Zone?

  • Glyndŵr University students are filling many roles within organisations and we have a keen student body with expertise in many fields
  • Our degree programmes develop students’ skills and help them to become ready for the workplace and for graduate careers
  • As part of the Careers & Zone, the Glyndŵr Prospects Jobshop at Glyndŵr University remains the first point of contact for your recruitment needs. Whether it is recruitment of graduate vacancies or part-time/vacation work, we can offer the advertising services you need

Who we work with

  • We work with small, medium and large organisations throughout North East Wales, as well as national organisations and international organisations

What other organisations say about the Careers & Zone

“We were very pleased with the way our vacancy was dealt with by Glyndŵr staff and we were more than happy with the candidate we chose. He was excellent, fitted in very well and worked hard whilst he was here. We would definitely use your services again.”

“The response to my request was speedy and efficient - thanks!”

“The person appointed has been able to fulfil the requirements of the post and the team are to be congratulated on helping us find a suitable candidate”

“Easy to use. Very helpful staff too”

“I have been very impressed by the standard of the individuals….and in particular the organisation and support from your team.”

Contact us

Tel: 01978 293240

Email: careerscentre@glyndwr.ac.uk

Web: http://employer.glyndwr.prospects.ac.uk/

In these challenging economic times it is vital for organisations to stay ahead of the competition. Staff who are well trained are more able to make a full contribution to the success of the organisation.

If you're unable to find a course that we are already offering which meets your specific needs, we are happy to explore ways in which we can support your workforce development needs through the development of bespoke courses, tailored to your particular requirements using our expertise.

Glyndŵr University has a strong track record of developing bespoke training programmes to suit any business need. Whether you’re aiming to address a specific skills gap or improve overall capabilities of employees or colleagues, Glyndŵr University has the expertise required to meet your needs. With a multitude of experienced providers from within the University as well as a diverse network of associates, we are renowned for delivering programmes with lasting results.

Previous bespoke programmes developed by Glyndŵr University have focussed on Lean Management, Continuous Improvement, Management Development and Leadership Coaching amongst many other areas of improvement.

Click on the links below for some more examples of bespoke courses we've created.

Addressing and managing performance issues 

Business language for effective communication

Customer Service Training

CV Writing & Interview Techniques

Develop your star team

Hydraulics training course

Introduction to Composite Materials

Managing People and Performance

Machine shop practices

If you would like more information on bespoke courses, email in-business@glyndwr.ac.uk


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