We provide leadership Master Classes, consultancy and coaching to support Higher Education professionals, including academics, researchers, managers, administrators, leaders and executives.


Master Classes introduce the key concepts of the entrepreneurial mindset and entrepreneurship in Higher Education. Consultancy and coaching support the formulation and delivery of transformation projects.

Paul Coyle, Director of the Entrepreneurial Mindset Network, delivering a Master Class to Higher Education professionals

We can help academics to embed the entrepreneurial mindset into the  curriculum of any academic discipline and to bring innovation to their teaching, research, administration and external engagement. 

We can support administrators to use the entrepreneurial mindset to raise quality, increase productivity, to improve customer service and to enhance student career planning for employment and entrepreneurship.

We support senior managers and executives to use the entrepreneurial mindset to develop strategy, to work towards financial sustainability, to raise organisational productivity, to excel in their leadership and to achieve their aspirations for regional impact (economic, social and cultural).

To discuss any of the following:


  • For academics: embedding the entrepreneurial mindset into the curriculum, teaching and assessment of any academic discipline
  • For researchers: aligning the entrepreneurial mindset with HE research competences, support for knowledge exchange and societal impact
  • For managers and leaders: using the entrepreneurial mindset to support organisational strategy, leadership and transformation
  • For professional support services: - using the entrepreneurial mindset to improve customer satisfaction, drive up quality and organisational performance
  • For policy makers: understanding the journey from start-up to scale-up in the development of entrepreneurial Higher Education 


please contact expert@entrepreneurial-mindset.network

Examples of Expert Advice for Higher Education Professionals


Accreditation Council for Entrepreneurial and Engaged Universities, Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

Expert Advice: Consultancy support for the international accreditation committees  and peer review teams in Australia, Colombia, England, Finland, Malaysia, Poland and Spain


Australian Business Deans Council, Canberra, Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ

Executive Education Master Class: Entrepreneurship in the Business School Curriculum


Corvinus University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary  ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ

Briefing: The entrepreneurial mindset and transformation in Higher Education


Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

Executive Education Master Class: The Entrepreneurial University


Enterprise Educators UK ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ

Coaching/Expert Advice: 'Fast Track to Enterprise Education and Practice', for those who are new to enterprise / entrepreneurship education and practice, working in higher or further education 


HEInnovate, Europe ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ

Expert Advice: Support for the HEInnovate Expert Team and the development of the HEInnovate tool


HEInnovate, Europe ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ

Webinar: Why the entrepreneurial mindset is more important than ever in Higher Education


IEECOnline, United Kingdom ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Keynote Speech: Influencing change in Higher Education - the power of the entrepreneurial mindset


IT Sligo, Sligo, Ireland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช

Executive Briefing: Recognising and celebrating the strengths of  an entrepreneurial higher education institution


Lancaster University, Lancaster, England ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ 

Executive Education Master Classes: "Entrepreneurial Leadership" for the Bonington Programme.


Lancaster University, Lancaster, England ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ 

Webinar: The value the entrepreneurial mindset at a time of crisis.


Liverpool University, The Academy, Liverpool, England ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ 

Executive Education Master Class: Entrepreneurial leadership in Higher Education 


Lund University, Stockholm, Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช 

Executive Education Master Class:  "Entrepreneurial leadership in Higher Education" for Hรถgre LedarProgram HeLP


Ministry of Innovation and Technology, Budapest, Hungary ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ

Webinar: The global response to COVID19 in terms of the quality of distance and online learning.


Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland  ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

Expert advice: Undergraduate Curriculum Development


TU Wien Innovation Incubation Centre, Vienna, Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น

Master Class: Innovation and the Entrepreneurial Mindset for Researchers and Scientists


Universities South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

Master Class: Fast tracking entrepreneurship development in South African universities


University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ

Master Class: The entrepreneurial mindset in Higher Education


University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland  ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช

Expert advice: Entrepreneurship for educators


University Industry Innovation Network, Amsterdam, Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

Master Classes: "University Business Collaboration", "Entrepreneurial Mindset in HE", "The Entrepreneurial University" and "Entrepreneurial Leadership in HE"


Weston College of Further & Higher Education, Weston, England ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ

Expert Advice: Consultancy for postgraduate curriculum development