30 Jun 09:30

Snacks, Snoozing and Soap Operas are the Real Recipe for Success!

Almost 70% of successful women* regularly hit snooze and admit to snacking at work, a study by Eventa has revealed. http://www.eventa.co.uk/real-daily-routines-of-successful-women Conflicting with the stereotypical early rises and minimal eating regimes often documented within the routines of...
28 Jun 12:00

BELISAMA: Lakes, Rivers, Fire & Craft; a study in fabric , Debuts at Bedfordshire Fashion week 10th July

Bliss Studio Textiles showcasing her new collection at: Bedfordshire Fashion week, 10th July at 8pm, Kings House, 245 Ampthill Rd, Bedford, MK42 9AZ, Bedfordshire A new collection to be showcased via Fashion’s Finest at London fashion week this September, also at Bedfordshire fashion week in...
26 Jun 14:15

Business Card Tips for Start-ups

As any start-up knows, networking can be the key to success. Meet the right people, and doors will open. Business cards are an important part of networking, as they enable you to keep in touch with people you meet and offer them more information on your company’s activities. Your business card i...
26 Jun 11:15

Social Enterprise Expands to Bring Business Lending to the North East

The Business Enterprise Fund, the business lender with offices in Bradford, York and Leeds are now firming up their presence in the North East with a regional office at the newly opened Darlington Business Central premises. BEF are currently celebrating 10 years of lending and a number of North East...
25 Jun 11:45

FSB welcomes fresh focus by Ofcom on small business needs

FSB welcomes fresh focus by Ofcom on small business needs Commenting on the release by Ofcom of their “Broadband services for SMEs: assessment and action plan” [2], John Allan, National Chairman, Federation of Small Businesses, said: “Today’s report by Ofcom shines welcome new light on the cha...
24 Jun 14:45

National breastfeeding week is no longer just for Mums, Dads can breastfeed too!

Breastfeeding week is no longer just for Mums! Dads/Partners can breast feed too with Milkysnugz. It is a known fact that breast-feeding is not only nutritional for a baby, but it helps mothers get back into shape much quicker and naturally. Not only do the pressures of getting her body to bounce...
24 Jun 14:30

National Enterprise Network joins Trade Association Forum

National Enterprise Network (NEN) today announces it has joined the Trade Association. Since its formation in 1997, the Trade Association Forum has encouraged the development and sharing of best practice among UK trade associations and it promotes the role of effective trade associations to...
24 Jun 10:30

FSB reacts to Cole Commission on Exports

FSB reacts to Cole Commission on Exports Reacting to the Cole Commission on Exports John Allan, National FSB Chairman, said: “The Cole Commission report is a welcome contribution into the current debate about how to boost UK exports. The report raises some good ideas, such as better co-ordinat...
24 Jun 07:30

Billion$ Finnish corporation launches new system so that you can see what your pets, children and other loved ones are up to when you leave them home alone

Ever wonder what your pets are up to when you are not there to keep an eye on them? Channel 4 thinks so, and so do the pet loving British public as the viewing figures for "dogs, their secret lives" currently airing, will testify. Britain is not alone though as a nation of pet pamperer&#03...
23 Jun 11:15

FSB and Young Enterprise join forces to create a new generation of entrepreneurs

FSB and Young Enterprise join forces to create a new generation of entrepreneurs The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and the UK’s leading enterprise and financial education charity Young Enterprise, are teaming up and promoting business-based education to help create the next wave of entrepr...
22 Jun 09:00

First major small business gathering since the General Election

First major small business gathering since the General Election More than two hundred guests from the business community will be attending the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Summer Reception at the House of Commons tonight (22.06.15). It is the first major meeting of small business owners,...
19 Jun 08:00

Yorkshire Glass Specialists Smash it in first Year Success

Performance Glass Processing are a Halifax based business which specialises in providing cut fire and acoustic glass to businesses. Just over a year ago they began trading with help from the Business Enterprise Fund and have since expanded their operations and exceeded targets by a milestone. Dir...
18 Jun 16:15

The ticking time-bomb of leasehold property and how to turn back the clock

Many property owners are unaware that the home they’ve bought comes with a ticking clock. If your property is leasehold rather than freehold then eventually the value of your property will start to disappear. The sooner you act; the less it will cost. The dangers of letting your lease run down 4...
18 Jun 11:45

FSB optimistic over continued fall in unemployment

FSB optimistic over continued fall in unemployment Commenting on the news that unemployment has fallen by 43,000 between February and April 2015 compared to the three months to January, John Allan, National Chairman for the Federation of Small Businesses, said: “Today’s labour market statistic...
17 Jun 10:15

Social Enterprise Start Ups Win Big

Two start-up Yorkshire businesses have been busy receiving awards. BEF clients York Cocoa House and Bradford Brewery have been honoured with ‘Young Director of the Year’ and ‘Best New Business’ awards in two separate awards ceremonies. BEF helped both businesses get up and running with Start Up l...
16 Jun 15:00

Get better at interviewing by reading the Nonverbal

On 26th of June, 2015 SpeakToMyAgent is going to have a Program for developing the Nonverbal Communication Skills. You will learn how to read the Nonverbal on your interlocutor, the person you are in conversation with, and how to control your own Nonverbal Communication. The Program will contain...
16 Jun 14:45

Get better at interviewing by reading the Nonverbal

On 26th of June, 2015 SpeakToMyAgent is going to have a Program for developing the Nonverbal Communication Skills. You will learn how to read the Nonverbal on your interlocutor, the person you are in conversation with, and how to control your own Nonverbal Communication. The Program will contain...
16 Jun 10:00

Runbell: Making the roads safer for runners

LONDON, June 2015 – Runners across the UK can now be safer on roads, footpaths and lanes due to the availability of Runbell, a handy and unique device that alerts others to their presence. With dozens of runners killed or injured on the roads and streets each year - largely because they're n...