The Real World Business School
Work with us - in these challenging times, return on investment is key and we believe that an investment in knowledge still pays the best interest.
'Teesside University is a fantastic university for working with business, and what it’s doing to stimulate entrepreneurship is very close to my heart. I know from the start up companies I’ve dealt with and the graduates I’ve taken on in my own business they’ve got what it takes to succeed.’
Duncan Bannatyne, honorary graduate and star of Dragon’s Den.
We are committed to creating and delivering value to our students and business clients. Many of our staff have a wealth of industry experience to draw upon and some maintain active interests in enterprise through board-level non-executive directorships, consultancy and research projects.
Whether your firm is well established, a recent start-up, or a dream you want to turn into reality, we can help you to prosper and grow. Our experts can support and inspire you by offering a range of services.
We can work with you to create the right solution for your individual needs, such as bespoke programmes and accreditation of in-house training.
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We have a wealth of consultancy experience and expertise. It doesn't matter what size your business is – our clients range from small and medium enterprises to national and multinational businesses and major public sector organisations. Our consultancy expertise includes:
- Fraud and financial crime - we work with law enforcement agencies and the private sector to combat this growing threat.
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- Public governance
Our consultancy reflects both the regional and national agendas for education and government.
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If you need to make a strategic change, develop a new range of products, enter a new market or develop new technologies, business systems or processes a knowledge transfer project (KTP) or a knowledge exchange could be exactly what you need.
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Our Centre for Leadership and Organisational Change (CLOC) develops and consolidates research, consultancy and training activities.
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Work based studies
Work based studies (WBS) is a modern way of gaining a degree at undergraduate and postgraduate level using the valuable learning you gain through work as the basis of your individual programme of study.
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For further information:
T: 01642 342868.
Winner: Outstanding Employer Engagement Initiative 2009/10
We won this Times Higher Education accolade for our highly innovative foundation degree in leadership and management developed with the North East Chamber of Commerce.
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