Bondholder Ignites Student Ambition

Bondholder The Business Ignition Group has teamed up with fellow bondholder the University of Derby to offer a work placement to student Joe Barlow, a 3rd year Marketing and Advertising student in the School of Business. 

The Business Ignition Group is a specialist consultancy, providing businesses with the strategy and support tools needed to operate more effectively and sustainably.

Philippa Bowen, owner and principal consultant at the Business Ignition Group, said “Over the years we have worked with the Business School, we have been impressed with the quality of their students, and are delighted that this opportunity has arisen. Joe is joining us to strengthen our Digital Strategy offering and we’re looking forward to a mutually beneficial relationship”

Bev Crighton, Employee Engagement Lead at the University of Derby, said : “We are delighted that Joe is working with the Business Ignition Group, and are sure that he will gain very valuable experience that will support him in his final year and beyond. These opportunities for students are so very important to us, and really help local and national business see how brilliant our students are. “