23 Apr 15:52

Been there, done that! Now what?

Just writing those few words reminds me of a lunch party several years ago ... I was amongst great friends, but they might as well have been speaking an alien language as none of them were happy or content with their lives. On the surface they had it all - professionals at the top of their game, w...
22 Apr 17:38

The search is on for female entrepreneurs

Female entrepreneurs following in the footsteps of Jo Malone MBE, Hilary Devey CBE, Kelly Hoppen MBE and Cath Kidston MBE are being sought as the 2014 NatWest everywoman Awards open for entry. Britain’s most successful programme supporting female enterprise has attracted thousands of entries and rec...
17 Apr 15:58

New domain extensions explode onto the namespace

In the biggest expansion to the domain namespace since registration, web users will be able to choose from a huge variety of extensions included .diamonds, .technology and even .sexy. The new domain extensions come courtesy of enom, and will see a surge in creative opportunities for businesses and...
17 Apr 15:43

Mambu win FSTech Award

A company whose roots lie in Berlin, Mambu enable financial institutions to launch and deliver loan and deposit products by making core banking infrastructure available via the cloud. By doing so, Mambu allow banks to spring up in areas which were almost impossible for the ‘traditional’ financial in...
17 Apr 15:06

Energy product launched by utilidex

Utilidex enable users of their new product to manage their energy and FX costs, and their new ‘Energy Scoreboard’ product better enables users to identify and analyse all areas of energy exposure. The new product has received the commendation of key industry figures, such as Lord Resedale, CEO of E...
17 Apr 15:03

Tech industry has appetite for female advocates

In an article posted today on Tech City News , Adizah issued a call to arms to all women in tech. Adizah is proud to be a woman in the technology industry, and she asks all her female colleagues: “If you are a woman in tech, when was the last time you told your story? How did you get to where you a...
17 Apr 15:01

Luis Carranza: What's next for Fintech Week?

In March 2014, the first ever Fintech Week swept through London. Multiple venues and hundreds of speakers came together for the festivities. Now that the dust has settled, we caught up with the father of Fintech Week, Luis Carranza, who outlined his plans for 2015. “I want to capture the energy of...
17 Apr 14:46

Level39 Members Mentored by Chicago's Tech Talent

The team of mentors were Howard Tullman of 1871 , Phil Nevels of ChicagoNEXT , Julie Menacho of CME Group and David Weinstein of Freshwater Advisors . This extremely knowledgable group took time out of their diary to meet with some of our members, before inviting our community to have lunch with the...
17 Apr 13:44

Conference In Westminster To Tackle Issue Of Racism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Look How Far We've Come: Getting Racism Back On The Agenda? Conference takes place at The Abbey Centre in Westminster, central London on May 8, 6-9pm. The Conference is to address issues regarding racism raised by a number of contributors when BTWSC/AHR was research...
15 Apr 10:00

Getting Teenagers to turn off the wi-fi and pick up a pen

A personal journal encompassing a collection of gently probing questions, mind games, thought experiments and homework assignments - all on your favourite subject: yourself. With 49% of teenage girls keeping a journal and 95% claiming that they keep their personal emotions entirely off line, Burn A...
14 Apr 14:00

Mixed Nuts: A Variety of Healthy Ingredients

Coconut Coconuts are one of natures ‘wonder-foods’ that have multiple health benefits…they may even save your life! The coconut palm has been recognised as a top immune booster, antifungal, antibiotic, antiviral and antibacterial remedy for thousands of years all over the world. To give an example...
13 Apr 10:00

Chocolate Spoons: The Original Alternative to Easter Eggs

Jeanne Louise Calment – the oldest verified human being to have ever lived – lived a grand total of 122 years and 164 days, and put her good health down to her regular chocolate consumption. Don't let Easter be the typical holiday for over-consumption and gluttony. Enjoy a great tasting product...
11 Apr 15:20

The Great Lie About Spring and how Mistik Spa can help

People believe that most colds are caught in the winter. This is a complete myth; in fact, most colds are caught in spring and even summer. This is because the virus lies mostly dormant in the winter and becomes much more active during the spring and summer. One of the most annoying symptoms of bot...
11 Apr 14:47

Truede: Lavender, the All-Purpose Ingredient That Can Save Your Life

People have been using Lavender in food preparation for years. It is said that Elizabeth I decreed the royal table should never be without lavender and so ordered her gardeners to make fresh lavender available year round. Lavender has been cultivated in many locations for thousands of years, from t...
11 Apr 13:12

Mistik Spa: Luxury Olive Oil Soaps

Olive Oil has been used as a skin moisturiser and cleanser for centuries. It has high amounts of Vitamin E, Carotene and Anti-Oxidants, making it perfect as an ingredient for stimulating cell regeneration, slowing the signs of aging and giving skin a youthful glow. Olive Oil soaps have all the sam...
11 Apr 10:05

VIRGIN MONEY LONDON MARATHON GOES DIGITAL

The Virgin Money London Marathon, in partnership with Paofit, has created a unique interactive 3D running experience that combines HD video of the famous London course with virtual reality avatars, making the unique experience of running the London Marathon available to treadmill runners everywhere....
10 Apr 11:00

The Heartbleed Bug - Small Business Impact

CVE-2014-016, or the Heartbleed internet bug as it is more commonly known, is the latest major scare to hit the internet, again pointing out how much businesses and individuals take the internet for granted as a part of their daily lives. In a nutshell the bug allows users to take advantage of a pot...
09 Apr 15:41

New 50m euro SME Fund for Ireland

Press Release, 9th April 2014 New €50m SME Fund for Ireland to be launched The New Gresham Capital Group (“NGC”) has pleasure in announcing its intention to launch a new €50m fund to support the development of SMEs in Ireland. The Fund will finance established and entrepreneurial SMEs led by prov...