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Shellfish, Scrabster, Caithness

13/04/2018

Student and Graduate placements across the Highlands and Islands - part one

Have you considered a placement in the Highlands and Islands? With opportunities on offer in a variety of locations you could discover a whole new side to Scotland, make life-long friends and business connections as well as gain vital skills for the world beyond university…

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A picture of Inverness

10/04/2018

What it is like to live in the Capital of the Highlands

There’s more to finding a job than just the role itself. Today we shine a light on what it’s like to live in Inverness, the capital of the Highlands including all those practicalities you might be concerned about.

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Image of a robot

23/03/2018

SME Business Growth in Scotland

SMEs play a vital role in the Scottish economy and there are currently over 360,000 Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) providing an estimated 1.2 million jobs. We look at the Scottish SME landscape, including a Scottish Enterprise emerging priority area, Industry 4.0.

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Picture of a busy road in Glasgow

12/03/2018

It's a Wonderful Weegie Life

There’s more to finding a job than just the role itself. Today we shine a light on what it’s like to live in the vibrant city of Glasgow including all those practicalities you might be concerned about.

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Medtech

27/02/2018

The growing MedTech community in the Highlands and Islands

Some incredible advances in medical technology are helping to improve people's lives. ScotGrad's Alexis Evans has been finding out about MedTech in the Scottish Highlands and Islands.

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Marine biotechnology

23/02/2018

Marine Biotechnology: Blooming in the Highlands

As part of this month's Sciences theme, ScotGrad's Alexis Evans has been finding out about marine biotech.

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Lab

20/02/2018

The Highlands and Islands are at the Forefront of the Life Sciences Sector

The Life Sciences sector plays an important role in the Highlands & Islands economy. Highlands and Islands Enterprise has plans for a £4.5 million Life Sciences Centre at Inverness Campus, which is being designed specifically to cater to life sciences and technology companies and further enhance the expertise in the area.

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Life Sciences

12/02/2018

February Focus: Sciences and Life Sciences

With preparations underway for this year’s Scottish Life Sciences Internship Programme, and innovative collaborations in the Highlands and Islands making the shortlist in Scotland’s upcoming Life Sciences Awards, this month we’re turning our focus to the sector of science, and the government’s strategy behind growing it.

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29/01/2018

Scenery and Software: Technology Opportunities in the Highland and Islands

John MacKenzie, Senior Development Manager - Technology and Advanced Engineering at Highlands and Islands Enterprise, is our guest contributor this month and offers his thoughts on the growing opportunities for tech in the Highlands and Islands.

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