Guest blog by Claudia Cavalluzzo, Director of Converge.
At the end of last month, the 11th Converge programme – Scotland’s largest company creation programme for our academic community – came to an end and its best projects were awarded a total of £300,000 in prizes. The newly announced prize winners will be joining the ranks of a very esteemed group of successful entrepreneurs, many of whom have recently made the news.
PraxisAuril's Chair of the Professional Development Committee, Stuary Wilkinson, writes in this guest blog his development overview of the past, challenging years through the pandemic.
“So can you write down a few thoughts about the year or so that has gone by from the Professional Development perspective?” How do you capture all that has gone on in a year unlike any other? Well, it seems all you can do is liberally use words like unprecedented, and grab for the analogies and try and stretch them to fit…