11 Mar 12:00

Student reverses roles for prestigious award at University of Manchester

Martin Hedley, the Co-Founder and CEO of the growing start-up thestudentnucleus.com has struck an unprecedented relationship with the University of Manchester. The university offers students from across the university the opportunity to gain insight about business and entrepreneurship through th...
11 Mar 12:00

How To Boost Your Direct Mail Marketing

With the new year in full swing, it's now time to begin setting your marketing campaigns into action. If your intention is to reach potential and existing customers in a tangible, physical way that digital methods cannot achieve, direct mail printing could be the way forward for your business....
10 Mar 15:45

Forum of Private Business welcomes Government move to reduce Red Tape

The Forum of Private Business welcomes today's announcement by the Government of the merging of the Better Regulation Delivery Office and the National Measurement and Regulation Office with the intention of reducing the burden of regulation on small businesses.

 Ian Cass, Chief Executive of...
10 Mar 11:45

CMA ENERGY MARKET RECOMMENDATIONS WELCOME, BUT CONSUMERS SHOULD TAKE ACTION INTO THEIR OWN HANDS

Scotland’s fastest growing cost of living club; One Big Switch has welcomed recommendations by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to promote energy price competition, but are encouraging consumers to take action themselves and switch. The CMA recommendations are made in the wake of their...
10 Mar 09:00

Healthy Treating! Superfood treats for super-healthy kids.

Most parents know the effect chocolate has on their little ones. High levels of refined sugar and the presence of stimulants - theobromine and caffeine - cause blood sugar levels to fluctuate wildly which can lead to temper-tantrums, poor concentration and restless sleep. Parents are becoming mor...
10 Mar 07:45

Onedox welcomes CMA energy recommendations and stands ready to help consumers switch suppliers

Onedox (www.onedox.com), the free online platform to help consumers find their cheapest energy supplier and switch more easily, welcomes the Competition and Markets Authority recommendations in their report released this morning. One of the key themes in the watchdog's report looks at how m...
09 Mar 16:30

Healthy Eating Tips For Breastfeeding Mums

All the guidance tells you that you don’t need to eat special food when you are breast feeding – you just need to eat a normal, healthy diet. Sounds simple, but eating a normal, healthy diet can be no mean feat when your juggling a tiny new-born and trying to keep up with everything else. So what...
09 Mar 15:15

Atheon unveils new SKUtrak channel for Morrisons’ suppliers

Atheon unveils new SKUtrak channel for Morrisons’ suppliers Atheon is proud to announce the immediate availability of the Morrisons channel for SKUtrak®, its award-winning grocery retail analytics service. Since it was launched in March 2014, success of the original Sainsbury’s channel has est...
09 Mar 14:15

Friday, January 13, 2017 will be #MicroBizMattersDay 3

The buzz surrounding the latest MicroBizMattersDay is still humming loud and clear, but that hasn’t stopped the in-house team of ‘rock stars’ from putting together plans for the next instalment. Scheduled for January 13 2017, the third annual #MicroBizMattersDay is set to be bigger, better and mo...
09 Mar 13:45

British Council announce Entrepreneurial AFRICA London Showcase

BRITISH COUNCIL ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF ENTREPRENEURIAL AFRICA: LONDON SHOWCASE 21 – 23 March 2016 British Council today announced details of Entrepreneurial Africa: London Showcase, a three day programme that will bring together entrepreneurs from Africa and the UK to examine th...
08 Mar 17:00

BREAD AND BUTTER WORK FOR BATTERSEA YOUNGSTERS AT THE MICHEL ROUX JR COOKERY SCHOOL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Girls and boys from the Providence House Youth Club in Clapham got their hands doughy recently when they visited their neighbourhood culinary hotspot, The Michel Roux Jr Cookery School to bake bread and make butter from scratch. Cookery School director Anna Ratcliffe is k...
08 Mar 16:45

Children's author throws community launch party

A Halstead mother of two is to throw a community party to celebrate the launch of her first children’s book. Josie Dom is holding the event on Saturday 9th April at the Queen’s Hall in her home town and she will be donating a percentage of the day’s book sales to her local branch of the NCT – a v...
08 Mar 13:00

Women in the World of International Travel.

Wouldn't it be brilliant for everybody, not just professional travel writers and bloggers, to share their magical moments, spectacular views, thrilling activities and fantastic food. British businesswoman and mother of four, Frances Murray, created Top Tourist, The Global Social Tourism Site,...
08 Mar 10:45

Two London organisations get £100,000 for early intervention

Brighter Environment CIC and Big Creative Training have been granted loans of £50,000 each to enable them to bring more opportunities to disadvantaged young people. The two organisations, though very different in their operations, both work to provide young people with opportunities that improve...
08 Mar 09:30

The London Cocktail Club Launch Crowdfunding Campaign

“IT’S LOUD, EXTROVERTED AND UNASHAMEDLY AWESOME” THE LONDON COCKTAIL CLUB BAR GROUP SETS TO RAISE £750K THROUGH CROWDFUNDING PLATFORM CROWDCUBE The London Cocktail Club have announced the release of their #RaiseTheBar funding campaign using the crowdfunding platform crowdcube.com. In the five...
08 Mar 08:30

Launch of new national body for British EAs and PAs

We are thrilled to announce the launch of EPAA (Executive Personal Assistants Association). EPAA was founded by former multi-award winning Executive Assistant and now EPAA CEO, Victoria Darragh. Over the last 8 years, Victoria has been leading in developing PA networks, advising companies on the...
08 Mar 06:15

MORE THAN HALF OF SCOTS HOUSEHOLDS SUFFERING FROM ENERGY FUEL POVERTY

MORE THAN HALF OF SCOTS HOUSEHOLDS SUFFERING FROM ENERGY FUEL POVERTY A survey of over 4,000 Scottish consumers has found that more than 3 out of every 5 Scottish households are suffering from fuel poverty. The survey was taken by households who have joined the Big Energy Switch campaign,...
07 Mar 09:15

Ofcom chief to address smaller firms in Glasgow

Ofcom chief to address smaller firms in Glasgow Sharon White, Chief Executive of telecoms regulator Ofcom, will address the Federation of Small Businesses’ (FSB) National Conference at Glasgow’s SECC on 18 March. Ms White will speak to over 800 small business owners from throughout the UK, joining...