Business Research Contract – Sociology of Enterprise Research

Business Research Contract – Sociology of Enterprise Research

Research undertaken for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in 2013 suggested that many very small businesses are constrained by a sense amongst business owners of where they do and don’t belong and that these mindsets are fundamental in shaping attitudes, ambition to grow and business behaviours.

Reference number: RE140061BIS

Deadline date:21/03/2014

This deadline is for… The final date for the submission of completed bid responses is 12:00 noon Friday March 21 2014 GMT

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: UK Shared Business Services Ltd.

 

Description of the contract

Research undertaken for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in 2013 suggested that many very small businesses are constrained by a sense amongst business owners of where they do and don’t belong and that these mindsets are fundamental in shaping attitudes, ambition to grow and business behaviours. BIS now wish to commission research to explore these issues further and to consider their relevance to policy development. This will involve establishing whether such mindsets exist and if so how prevalent and influential they are.

 

Classification of the contract

79342000 Marketing services

79312000 Market-testing services

79310000 Market research services

79300000 Market and economic research; polling and statistics

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 6 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Jenny Stratton

Organisation name UK Shared Business Services Ltd.

Address North Star House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1FF

Telephone 01793 867005

Extension number:

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How to apply

Please comply with all instructions as detailed in the tender document. Please note that failure to comply with these could result in your bid return being disqualified.